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1.50 FOR RURAL SCHOOLS (England) : Exploring our village. ' Spring in the Countryside', by Edith Mac-queen : Bird calls ; the return of the wanderers ; first flowers and butterflies
2.10 Interval music
2.15 GENERAL SCIENCE. Reproduction and growth : ' Growing Up by Richard Palmer
2.35 Interval music
2.40 JUNIOR ENGLISH. 'The Young Man with Music in his Fingers ' :
! original story by Diana Ross about a young man who was given strange and powerful gifts and used them well

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Palmer
Story By:
Diana Ross

Dramatic feature programme, written by Colin Wills , the Australian writer and broadcaster, which tells the story of Australia's progress from 1918 to the outbreak of the present war, and illuminates many facets of Australian life and culture. Well-known Australians take part, including Eileen Joyce , the pianist, Joan Ham mond the operatic singer, and Malcolm McEachem (' Jetsam ' of Flotsam and Jetsam). Produced by Leonard Cottrell

Contributors

Written By:
Colin Wills
Unknown:
Eileen Joyce
Pianist:
Joan Ham
Pianist:
Malcolm McEachem
Produced By:
Leonard Cottrell

Black-faced minstrel show, devised and produced by Harry S. Pepper.
Cast includes Eddie Peter Whaley, Scott and Whaley, Ike Hatch, C. Denier Warren, Fred Yule, and the Kentucky Banjo Team: Dick Pepper, Edward Fairs, Bernard Sheaff.
BBC Variety Orchestra and Male Voice Chorus, conducted by Mansel Thomas.
Book written and remembered by C. Denier Warren.
Music arranged by Doris Arnold.

Contributors

Produced By:
Harry S. Pepper.
Unknown:
Eddie Peter Whaley
Unknown:
Ike Hatch
Unknown:
C. Denier Warren
Unknown:
Fred Yule
Unknown:
Dick Pepper
Unknown:
Edward Fairs
Unknown:
Bernard Sheaff.
Conducted By:
Mansel Thomas.
Unknown:
C. Denier Warren.
Arranged By:
Doris Arnold.

Specially written for broadcasting by Robert Westerby. Produced by John Cheatle, with Sybil Arundale, Freda Falconer, Curigwen Lewis, Sydney Tafler, Alexander Sarner, Frank Cochrane, William Trent, James Dale.

Contributors

Writer:
Robert Westerby
Producer:
John Cheatle
Unknown:
Sybil Arundale
Unknown:
Freda Falconer
Unknown:
Curigwen Lewis
Unknown:
Sydney Tafler
Unknown:
Alexander Sarner
Unknown:
Frank Cochrane
Unknown:
William Trent
Unknown:
James Dale

BBC Home Service Basic

About BBC Home Service

BBC Home Service is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 1st September 1939 and ended on the 29th September 1967.

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