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A Civvy Street Rag
Cheerful Charlie Chester and his crazy gang-Arthur Haynes, Ken Morris. Len Marten. Louise Gains-borough, Ramon St. Clair, and the Dance Orchestra, conducted by Stanley
Black. Produced by Leslie Bridgmont.

Contributors

Unknown:
Charlie Chester
Unknown:
Ken Morris.
Unknown:
Len Marten.
Unknown:
Ramon St.
Produced By:
Leslie Bridgmont.

'Stephen Williams tells the story of Verdi's opera, with gramophone records
With members of La Scala Chorus and Orchestra, Milan, conducted by Carlo Sabajno

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephen Williams
Conducted By:
Carlo Sabajno
Leonora:
Maria Carena
Azucena:
Irene Minghini Cattaneo
Manrico:
Aureliano Pertile
Count di Luna:
Apollo Granforte
Ferrando:
Bruno Carmassi

Theatre v. Audience
Theatre team: Yvonne Arnaud , Anona Winn , ' Mrs. Mopp,' Peter Glenville. Henry Oscar , Alexander Field
Audience Team: Jean Stocks , Mrs. J. Myers , Peggy Buckland , Ernest Betts , C. J. Rugg , Jack Gordon
Spelling-Master, Wynford Vaughan Thomas . Programme arranged and presented by Joan Clark.

Contributors

Unknown:
Yvonne Arnaud
Unknown:
Anona Winn
Unknown:
Peter Glenville.
Unknown:
Henry Oscar
Unknown:
Jean Stocks
Unknown:
Mrs. J. Myers
Unknown:
Peggy Buckland
Unknown:
Ernest Betts
Unknown:
C. J. Rugg
Unknown:
Jack Gordon
Unknown:
Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Presented By:
Joan Clark.

' Andrew Lees and the Lion,' by Norman Hillas , told by Hugh Morton
Rawicz and Landauer in ' Saturday Afternoon Variety,' introduced by Hugh Morton , with Violet Carson (songs at the piano), Francis Walker (harmonica and accordion), Doris Gambell (songs), and Geoffrey Riley (xylophone and musical saw)

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew Lees
Unknown:
Norman Hillas
Told By:
Hugh Morton
Duced By:
Hugh Morton
Unknown:
Violet Carson
Piano:
Francis Walker
Accordion:
Doris Gambell
Accordion:
Geoffrey Riley

Harry Davidson and his Orchestra play old-time dance music and Howell Glynne entertains with old-time ballads. Script written and programme introduced by Patric Curwen. Master of Ceremonies, A. J. Latimer. Producer, Stanton Jefferies

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Davidson
Unknown:
Howell Glynne
Introduced By:
Patric Curwen.
Unknown:
A. J. Latimer.
Producer:
Stanton Jefferies

including
Eddie Reindeer
Percy and Mary Honri
Tom Moss and Joe
Roy Lester
Anne Shelton
BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Rae Jenkins. Announcer, Lionel Marson. Producer, John Sharman.

Contributors

Unknown:
Mary Honri
Unknown:
Tom Moss
Unknown:
Roy Lester
Unknown:
Anne Shelton
Conducted By:
Rae Jenkins.
Announcer:
Lionel Marson.
Producer:
John Sharman.

Septet in E flat, Op. 20 played by Arthur Catterall (violin), Bernard Shore (viola), Ambrose Gauntlett (cello), Eugene Cruft (double-bass), Frederick Thurston (clarinet), Archie Camden (bassoon), and Aubrey Thonger (horn): on records

Contributors

Played By:
Arthur Catterall
Viola:
Bernard Shore
Viola:
Ambrose Gauntlett
Cello:
Eugene Cruft
Double-Bass:
Frederick Thurston
Clarinet:
Archie Camden
Clarinet:
Aubrey Thonger

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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