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11.0 SINGING TOGETHER, by Herbert Wiseman
11.18 Interval music
11.20 SCIENCE AND GARDENING : ' Beans ', by Alan Peacock
11.40 FOR UNDER-SEVENS : Let's join in-an old favourite, ' The Three Bears I
12.0 THE LIFE AND TEACHING
OF JESUS CHRIST : 'Jesus and the Church ', by Professor C. H. Dodd

Contributors

Unknown:
Herbert Wiseman
Unknown:
Alan Peacock
Unknown:
Professor C. H. Dodd

ENSA show for war-workers, from a factory canteen. Michael Howard (by permission of the Windmill Theatre) introduces Lou Preager and his Orchestra, with Edna Kaye and Paul Rich , and guest artist, Maudie Edwards

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Howard
Unknown:
Edna Kaye
Unknown:
Paul Rich
Artist:
Maudie Edwards

1.40 FOR RURAL SCHOOLS (Scotland). ' At our Village ', by John R. Allan : ' Meldron Farm '
2.0 Interval music
2.5 STORIES FROM WORLD HISTORY. ' The French Chemist and the Mad Dog.', by Rhoda Power : how Louis Pasteur saved the life of little Joseph Meister , who had been severely bitten by a dog
2.25 Interval music
2.30 ORCHESTRAL CONCERT SERIES. ' Knowing your Music ', by W. K. Stanton. .
Dr. Stanton shows the importance of personal effort on the part of the listener in remembering and reproducing in various ways themes from musical works. Some of the illustrations are taken from music to be heard in later broadcasts this term.
2.50 MUSIC BROADCAST FOR OLDER
PUPILS : Beethoven's ' Egmont ' Overture, played by the N.B.C. Orchestra, conducted by Tosca nini. (Gramophone records)

Contributors

Unknown:
John R. Allan
Unknown:
Rhoda Power
Unknown:
Louis Pasteur
Unknown:
Joseph Meister
Music By:
W. K. Stanton.
Conducted By:
Tosca Nini.

5.20 ' Long Ears', the story of a little grey donkey, from the book by Patricia Lynch. Part 5-' The Wrong Side of the Mountain ', read by Allan McClelland
5.30 ' Music at Random', by Helen Henschel : ' Occasional Music' (ii)
5.45 ' The Seafarer' : the story ' of Annie, a Manx Shearwater, by Kenneth Richmond

Contributors

Book By:
Patricia Lynch.
Read By:
Allan McClelland
Unknown:
Helen Henschel
Unknown:
Kenneth Richmond

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Adapted for broadcasting by Peggy Wells , and produced by. Martyn C. Webster. Episode 2 : ' Into the Unknown '

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Broadcasting By:
Peggy Wells
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster.
Professor Challenger:
Francis L. Sullivan
Professor Summerlee:
Ivor Barnard
Lord John Roxton:
Alan Howland
Edward Malone:
Lewis Stringer
Zambo:
Bryan Powley
Gomez:
Lan Sadler
Announcer:
Richard Williams

with Alistair Thompson; 'Michael Starr Investigates', a weekly detective problem featuring Henry Oscar, written by Francis Durbridge; 'Many Happy Returns' - musical birthday greetings; Elisabeth Welch; 'Puzzle Corner'; Naunton Wayne and Basil Radford on Things in General', written by Henrik Ege; 'Take the Stand', Frederick Burtwell cross-examines famous artists, by arrangement with Leonard Urry. The Singing Commeres, Revue Chorus, and BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Produced by Harry S. Pepper

Contributors

Unknown:
Alistair Thompson
Unknown:
Michael Starr
Unknown:
Henry Oscar
Written By:
Francis Durbridge
Unknown:
Elisabeth Welch
Unknown:
Naunton Wayne
Unknown:
Basil Radford
Written By:
Henrik Ege
Unknown:
Frederick Burtwell
Arrangement With:
Leonard Urry.
Conducted By:
Charles Shadwell.
Produced By:
Harry S. Pepper

Play by Mary Frances Flack and Tova Firon , produced by Hugh Stewart , with Ivan Brandt as ' Anthony Van Dyck ' /

Contributors

Play By:
Mary Frances Flack
Play By:
Tova Firon
Produced By:
Hugh Stewart
Unknown:
Ivan Brandt
Unknown:
Anthony van Dyck
Paul Rubens:
Malcolm Keen
Isabella Rubens:
Grizelda Hervey
Anna Van Ophem:
Peggy Bryan
Francesco Nanni:
Denys Blakelock
Count Leonardo da Spinola:
Richard George
Marchesa di Brignole Sala:
Judy Campbell
Cardinal Guido Bentivoglio:
Laidman Browne
Charles I, King of England:
Abraham Sofaer
Henrietta, Queen of England:
Ann Codrington
Charles, Prince of Wales:
Derek Lansiaux
Margaret Lemon:
Belle Chrystall
Lord Arundel:
Milton Rosmer
Mary Ruthven:
Doris Lytton
Sir Kenelm Digby:
Bernard Rebel
John Bell,:
Edgar Norfolk

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