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11.0 RHYTHM AND MELODY : Review
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. China. ' China Faces Invasion ': advantages of great size ; problems of feeding and clothing soldiers and civilians ; Generalissimo Chiang Kai-Shek ; conducting a war and building up a new China at the same time
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES. Request programme : Scenes from
' ' The Life of Tom Thumb '

Contributors

Unknown:
Chiang Kai-Shek

2.0 NATURE STUDY : questions asked by schools answered at the microphone
2.15 Interval music
2.20 I YSGOLION CYMRU (For Welsh schools). ' Y Pentref ' : cyfres i
-blant dros naw mlwydd oed. 12-
' Postmon y Pentref ' : Llythyr o'r dre—Postmon gwlad yn derbyn y llythyrau-taith yn ei gwmni ar hyd y wlad
2.40 SENIOR HISTORY. New Zealand: 'The Third Sarah' (bom 1879), by Anna Ross : democracy at work

Contributors

Unknown:
Anna Ross

' The Railway Children' (conclusion), by E. Nesbit , adapted by Audrey Lucas
' Misery Pie' : a piece of April foolery, concocted by Geoffrey Dearmer

Contributors

Unknown:
E. Nesbit
Adapted By:
Audrey Lucas
Unknown:
Geoffrey Dearmer
Narrator:
Charles Mason
Mother:
Hope Meredith
Roberta:
Rosamund Barnes
Peter:
Peter Pullen
Phyllis:
Jill Andrews
Jim:
Jimmy Rossell-Evans
Perks:
Ernest Jay
Station-Master:
Eric Lugg
Old Gentleman:
Wilfred Babbage

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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