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A reader's guide to the past and present
Algernon Blackwood reviews 'Haunted Britain ' by E. O'Donnell , and ' Varieties of Religious Experience' by William James
Olive Shapley reviews Tales out of School ' by Geoffrey Trease. and ' Little Women ' by Louisa M. Alcott
Herbert Hodge reviews ' The World is Wide Enough ' by Percy Coates. and ' Huckleberry Finn ' by Mark Twain

Contributors

Unknown:
Algernon Blackwood
Unknown:
E. O'Donnell
Unknown:
William James
Unknown:
Olive Shapley
Unknown:
Geoffrey Trease.
Unknown:
Louisa M. Alcott
Unknown:
Herbert Hodge
Unknown:
Percy Coates.
Unknown:
Huckleberry Finn
Unknown:
Mark Twain

Commentary by Raymond Glendenning and Sandy Munro, with summaries by Charles Buchan.
Before play begins listeners hear community singing organised by the News Chronicle, and conducted by Arthur Caiger, D.C.M. The singing is accompanied by the Band of the Welsh Guards.
From the Empire Stadium, Wembley

Contributors

Commentary By:
Raymond Glendenning
Commentary By:
Sandy Munro
Unknown:
Charles Buchan
Unknown:
Arthur Caiger

including football results
Special reports on Football International: England v Scotland, by Geoffrey Peck
Football League Aston Villa v. Preston North End by William-son, Sunderland Burnley by A T Davies
Scottish League Summary 'I the day's matches by Harry Hoeiran
Boxing The present World Heavy weight Championship position is dis cussed by Stewart MacPherson. recently returned from America, and Peter Wilson. who has seen most of the British and American challengers for the title
Edited by Angus MacKay
Introduced by Stewart MacPherson

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Peck
Unknown:
Sunderland Burnlev
Matches By:
Harry Hoeiran
Unknown:
Stewart MacPherson.
Unknown:
Peter Wilson.
Edited By:
Angus MacKay
Introduced By:
Stewart MacPherson

Final of the Individual Championship of England and Wales
Commentator,
Stewart MacPherson
Organised oy the News of the World
From the Empire Pool and Sports Arena. Wembley
The last two decades have seen darts, at one lime solely a tap-room or parlour game. rased to the status of a recognised port There are annual championships all over the country. One of the biggest is that run by the News of the World, which had a record entry this year of 300.000. As we go to press 299.992 of the competitors have fallen in combat in sixty-four area finals and eight divisional finals, and. il he is not beaten in a divisional final to come. Yorkshire's Aubrey Boomer will be the only one of last year's finalists to appear at Wembley tonight.

Contributors

Unknown:
Stewart MacPherson
Unknown:
Aubrey Boomer

Light Programme

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More