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11.0 RHYTHM AND MELODY, by Percy Young. No. 6-Rhythm and percussion, demonstrated with a class in the studio
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. Recent developments in the British Empire :
' Mining by Air in New Guinea '
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES. A long adventure poem : ' Horatius Gunn,' by E. J. Coning

Contributors

Unknown:
Percy Young.

2.0 NATURE STUDY. Nature's Orchestra ' : how different animals make their sounds, by Philip Eggleton
2.15 I YSGOLION CYMRU. (For Welsh schools). ' Hanes Cymru ' : cyfres i blant tua 12 oed. 6 — ' Yr Eglwys ac Addysg ' : y Plwyf; sefydlu Coleg yn Llanbedr ; ysgol yr Eglwys. Gan E. J. Jones
2.35 SENIOR HISTORY 11. The changing world. ' Standardisation in industry makes for economy of man-power and material' : how modem aircraft production depends upon the assembly line, precision craftsmanship. and good organisation. By Mark Benney and Philip Brown

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Eggleton
Unknown:
E. J. Jones
Unknown:
Mark Benney
Unknown:
Philip Brown

' Change at Brussels for Waterloo ' : a glimpse of a famous ball, a great. battle, and the man who won it, by Geoffrey Dearmer. Produced by John Keir Cross
Officers, guests, etc... played by Derek Lansiaux. Patricia Fox. Ann Codring ton. Lewis Stringer. Charles Maunsell , and Preston Lockwood

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Dearmer.
Produced By:
John Keir
Played By:
Derek Lansiaux.
Played By:
Patricia Fox.
Played By:
Ann Codring
Unknown:
Lewis Stringer.
Unknown:
Charles Maunsell
Unknown:
Preston Lockwood
Mrs Carr:
Molly Rankin
Tom Carr ':
John Gilpin
Sheila Carr:
Dorothy Gordon
Mr Douro:
Robert Farquharson
Wellington:
William Trent
Napoleon:
Cyril Gardiner

26 — ' Farewell and Adieu '
Last of the present series of ' Travellers' Tales.' Down to the sea with mariners of old and with travellers of today : their tales of other lands and peoples recalled by Norman Wooland. Script by Leslie Baily. BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Charles Groves. Produced by Eric Fawcett

Contributors

Recalled By:
Norman Wooland.
Script By:
Leslie Baily.
Conducted By:
Charles Groves.
Produced By:
Eric Fawcett

with Horace Percival. Fred Yule , Dorothy Summers. Sydney Keith , Dino Galvani , Bill Stephens , Diana Morrison , and Jean Capra ; singer, Maria Perilli. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Script and lyrics by Ted.avanagh. Produced by Francis Worsley
This. the 137th Itma, is the last of the present run. The eighth series starts in September.

Contributors

Unknown:
Horace Percival.
Unknown:
Fred Yule
Unknown:
Dorothy Summers.
Unknown:
Sydney Keith
Unknown:
Dino Galvani
Unknown:
Bill Stephens
Unknown:
Diana Morrison
Singer:
Jean Capra
Singer:
Maria Perilli.
Conducted By:
Charles Shadwell.
Duced By:
Francis Worsley

Radio play by Rex Tucker , adapted from the short story by Jerome K. Jerome. Produced by Martyn C. Webster and

Contributors

Play By:
Rex Tucker
Story By:
Jerome K. Jerome.
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster
Geibel:
Alexander Sarner
Olga:
Marjorie Westbury
Annette:
Doris Gamble
Mitzi:
Belle Chrvstall
Gretchen:
Evelyn Neilson
Wenzel:
Lester Mudditt
Fritz:
Sydney Tafler
The Young Men:
Alan Blair.
The Young Men:
Peter Cozena

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