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Janet Telssier du Cros speaking from Paris
Do Cattle Bat Aeroplanes? : Eric Roberts recalls another incident at a pre-war flying school
Happy Evenings with the Family at Home, by Rose Buckner
Nancy Spain speaking
' Persuasion,' by Jane Austen
Abridged by Nan Macdonald
Read by Richard Hurndall
Programme introduced by Marjorie Anderson
For Women Readers-page 27


Janet Telssier du Cros
Eric Roberts
Rose Buckner
Jane Austen
Abridged By:
Nan MacDonald
Read By:
Richard Hurndall
Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson

Mrs. Dale, the doctor's wife, records the daily happenings in the life of her family
Script by Jonquil Antony
Gwen and David were unable to take the flat s'he liked so much because they would have had 4 Large ouday for conversion and redecoration. Tiggy was found trying to sell his sitamip album in a Liverpool slhop and was taken home. In order to help the boy to recover confidence in his parents, and Isabel and himself to mend their relationship, Edward decided ,to take them on a cruise to Madeira. Jenny got a job in a repertory company in a small border town. Mrs. Dale had made up her mind to dismiss Monument but he turned the conversation round to the tenancy of Parkwood Lodge. Later Mrs. Dale went to view the goodsfor sale there. She and Dr. Dale received a ' thank-you ' present from Mr. Capon.


Script By:
Jonquil Antony
Mrs Dale:
Ellis Powell
Dr Dale:
Douglas Burbidge
Bob Dale:
Leslie Heritage
Bob Dale:
Robin Lloyd
Gwen Owen:
Beryl Calder
David Owen:
Gordon Mornison
Sally Lane:
Thelma Hughes
Mrs Freeman:
Dorothy Lane
Mrs Morgan:
Grace Allardyce
Grandfather Dale:
Jack Shaw
Mrs Mountford:
Vivienne Chatttenton
Mrs Skeats:
Janet Burnell
Stan Skeats:
Lewis Stringer
June Petersen
Jenny Owen:
Julia Braddock
Albert Morgan:
Stanley Groome
Isabel Fieildinig:
Thea Wells
Alec Dale:
Stuart Nichol
Sylvia Williams:
Jane Grahame
Mrs Humphries:
Mary Williams
Andrew Gardiner:
Grey Blake

by Jules Eckert Goodman
Characters in order of speaking:
Produced by Charles Lefeaux


Jules Eckert Goodman
Produced By:
Charles Lefeaux
Ida Ferrier:
Peggy Thorpe-Bates
Collaborators of Dumas the elder:Victor Brun:
William Fox
Auguste Maquet:
Bryan Hayes
Josef, his servant:
Derek Birch
Alexander Dumas, the father:
Robert Morley
Alexander Dumas, the son:
David Peel
Marie Dorval, an actress:
Margaret Ward
Alfred de Vigny:
Godfrey Kenton
Dr Bixio:
Norman Claridge
Adah Isaac Menken:
Margaret Diamond

with the BBC Show Band
Directed by Cyril Stapleton
Bob Monkhouse
Rikki Fulton
The Melody Family " featuring The Stargazers with ' Pip,' ' Pop,' and ' Smugsie ' Fireside Melody: Bill McGuffie
Just for You
Tunes you have specially asked for
I Hear a Violin: Louis Stevens
The Barnstormers invite you to the Old Log Cabin
Smari Work: Harold Smart at the electric organ
Pop Parade
The best of the best-sellers with Julie Dawn and the Show Band Singers
Script by Bob Monkhouse and Denis Goodwin
Production by Johnnie Stewart


Directed By:
Cyril Stapleton
Directed By:
Bob Monkhouse
Directed By:
Rikki Fulton
Bill McGuffie
Louis Stevens
Harold Smart
Julie Dawn
Script By:
Bob Monkhouse
Script By:
Denis Goodwin
Production By:
Johnnie Stewart

Joseph Macleod presents a programme illustrated with recordings of Burns's songs by the Glasgow Orpheus Choir, Sydney McEwen , and others
Tonight is the 195,th anniversary of the birth of Robert Burns , when Scotsmen the world over Are proposing tihe ' Immortal Memory of this best known of Scotland's poets.


Joseph MacLeod
Sydney McEwen
Robert Burns

Frankie Howerd introduces personalities in ' Show Business' *
This week:
Shirley Abicair
Ethel Revnell
Josef Locke
Robert Morley
Billy Temerit and Ms Orchestra
Script by Ray Galton and Alan. Simpson , with Eric Sykes
Produced by Alastair Scott-Johnston


Frankie Howerd
Shirley Abicair
Ethel Revnell
Josef Locke
Robert Morley
Billy Temerit
Script By:
Ray Galton
Script By:
Alan. Simpson
Eric Sykes
Produced By:
Alastair Scott-Johnston

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