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11.0 RHYTHM AND MELODY, by Percy Young : 6—' Two- and Three-Beat Sounds'
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. Recent developments in the Americas: ' Tennessee Valley Authority '
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES. Scenes from ' Ben.' by Primrose Cumming , arranged for .broadcasting by Jean Sutcliffe

Contributors

Unknown:
Percy Young
Unknown:
Primrose Cumming
Broadcasting By:
Jean Sutcljffe

2.0 NATURE STUDY: 'How Animals Move,' by J. M. Cowan
2.15 I YSGOLION CYMRU (For Welsh schools). Hanes Cymru: cyfres i blant tua 12oed. 6-' Tomos Prys , Plas Iolyn ,' gan D. J. Williams
2.35 SENIOR HISTORY II. The Changing World: How the cowboy gave way to the business-like ranchman in the cattle-raising industry of the U.S.A.

Contributors

Unknown:
J. M. Cowan
Unknown:
Tomos Prys
Unknown:
Plas Iolyn
Unknown:
D. J. Williams

from the Court Royal Hotel. Southampton, with Adelaide Hall, Wilfred Pickles , the Terry Allen Trio , and Ray Baillie and his fascinating rhythm. Produced by Hamilton Kennedy

Contributors

Unknown:
Wilfred Pickles
Unknown:
Terry Allen Trio
Unknown:
Ray Baillie
Produced By:
Hamilton Kennedy

A story for the youngest listener : Grace McChlery reads ' The White Pet,' from ' Folk Tales from Scotland,' retold by Phillipa Galloway
The BBC Scottish Orchestra plays the Scherzo from A Midsummer Night's Dream (Mendelssohn) and the Nutcracker Suite (Tchaikovsky)
' Explorers I Have Met '—
Isobel Wylie Hutchison. who has - visited Denmark, Greenland, and Iceland, tells of a queer tea-party at Dutch Harbour

Contributors

Unknown:
Grace McChlery
Unknown:
Phillipa Galloway
Unknown:
Isobel Wylie Hutchison.

' Green Pastures ': third of a fortnightly series of discussions on grass. W. A. Stewart of the Northamptonshire Institute of Agriculture discusses ' Grassland Management ' with Capt. R. H. Hall of St. Breward, Bodmin, Cornwall, and Martin Jones of the North of Scotland College of Agriculture

Contributors

Unknown:
W. A. Stewart
Unknown:
Capt. R. H. Hall
Unknown:
Martin Jones

with Jack Train , Dorothy Sum mers, Horace Percival , Dino Gal vani, Sydney Keith , Fred Yule , Jean Capra , Diana Morrison , and Paula Green. BBC Augmented Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Script by Ted Kavanagh. Produced by Francis Worsley

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Train
Unknown:
Dorothy Sum
Unknown:
Horace Percival
Unknown:
Dino Gal
Unknown:
Sydney Keith
Unknown:
Fred Yule
Unknown:
Jean Capra
Unknown:
Diana Morrison
Unknown:
Paula Green.
Conducted By:
Charles Shadwell.
Script By:
Ted Kavanagh.
Produced By:
Francis Worsley

Weekly half-hour of mystery and suspense, written by John Dick -son Carr and produced by Martyn C. Webster. No. 5—'He Who Whispers'

Contributors

Written By:
John Dick
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster.
David Venner:
Kenneth Morgan
Louise Fane:
Ellinore Stuart
George Venner:
Gordon McLeod
Sir Charles Hargreaves:
Laidman Browne
Magda Bosworth:
Ann Codrington
Arthur Lanyon:
Philip Wade
Doorman:
Ian Sadler
Cabman:
Arthur Ridley
Storyteller:
Valentine Dyall

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