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Joe Linnane invites you to join his circle of friends for a Sunday-morning hour of entertainment, with Harry Saville and his Orchestra (vocalist, Frances Tanner ). Guest at the table this week, Carlos Ames. ' Bing Time,' and sunshine melodies on gramophone records. Produced by Frederick Piffard

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Saville
Unknown:
Frances Tanner
Unknown:
Carlos Ames.
Produced By:
Frederick Piffard

A taried sequence of popular music. plaved by Debroy Somers 's New
Light Orchestra, with songs by Sylvia Welling (soprano) and John McHugh (tenor), and organ solos by Donald Thorne. From the Granada Cinema, Tooting, London.

Contributors

Unknown:
Debroy Somers
Songs By:
Sylvia Welling
Tenor:
John McHugh
Solos By:
Donald Thorne.

' as off to work we go ' with Peter Waring. Kenneth Horne , Charmian Innes
Escorted by Nell Ballantyne , Maurice Denham , the Melody Men. and the BBC Revue Orchestra: conductor. Frank Cantell. Script by Frank Muir. Produced by Charles Maxwell. (Recording of last Friday's broadcast in the Home Service)

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Waring.
Unknown:
Kenneth Horne
Unknown:
Charmian Innes
Unknown:
Nell Ballantyne
Unknown:
Maurice Denham
Conductor:
Frank Cantell.
Script By:
Frank Muir.
Produced By:
Charles Maxwell.

with all the old log-cabin favourites including Buck Douglas , The Old Cowpuncher ': Peggy Bailey , Sweet Voice of the West'; Norman Harper , ' The Yodelling Buckaroo' ; Ronnie Brohn and his ' ole squeeze-box'; Mervyn Saunders , Sergeant of the Mounties ' ; and the Home Town Mountain Band. Presented by Charles Chilton

Contributors

Unknown:
Buck Douglas
Unknown:
Peggy Bailey
Unknown:
Norman Harper
Unknown:
Ronnie Brohn
Unknown:
Mervyn Saunders
Presented By:
Charles Chilton

America v. Britain. A contest to find out who knows more about the other's country
London : Professor D. W. Brogan , and guest speaker. Quiz-Master, Lionel Hale
New York : Christopher Morley , John Mason Brown. Quiz-Master. Alistair Cooke
Weekly programme originating in New York and London.

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor D. W. Brogan
Unknown:
Lionel Hale
Unknown:
Christopher Morley
Unknown:
John Mason Brown.
Unknown:
Alistair Cooke

from the Palace Theatre, Camberwell, London,
with Jessie Matthews, Harry Hemsley, Hella Toros and Edward Reach, Stephane Grappelly, Johnnie Riscoe and Violet Terry, Morton Fraser and his Harmonica Rascals, Frankie Howerd
Billy Ternent and his Orchestra
Presenting 'Songs of Yesterday,' with the BBC Revue Chorus.
Introduced by Brian Reece.
Produced by Joy Russell-Smith

Contributors

Singer:
Jessie Matthews
Comedian:
Harry Hemsley
Unknown:
Hella Toros
Unknown:
Edward Reach
Violinist:
Stephane Grappelly
Unknown:
Johnnie Riscoe
Unknown:
Violet Terry
Musical comedians:
Morton Fraser and his Harmonica Rascals
Comedian:
Frankie Howerd
Musicians:
Billy Ternent and his Orchestra
Singers:
BBC Revue Chorus
Presenter:
Brian Reece
Producer:
Joy Russell-Smith

A happy-go-lucky, carefree entertainment featuring Avril Angers, Sylvia Welling, James Etherington , a star from the Services, a successful discovery, and the winners of the Discovery Contests. Guest star, Stanelli. The Dance Orchestra, directed by Stanley Black. Introduced by Carroll Levis . Script by Robert Buckland. Produced by Alfred Dunning

Contributors

Unknown:
James Etherington
Directed By:
Stanley Black.
Introduced By:
Carroll Levis
Script By:
Robert Buckland.
Duced By:
Alfred Dunning

Albert Sandler and the Palm Court Orchestra, with Tom Williams (bass-baritone), in a programme of the kind of music that you hear in the Palm Court of your favourite hotel
Victor Herbert Favourites

Contributors

Unknown:
Albert Sandler
Bass-Baritone:
Tom Williams
Unknown:
Victor Herbert

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