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The Sunday Supplement to Woman's Hour
Nine Eights are Ninety: some theories from Kevin FitzGerald
Matters of Tact: Jacqueline Mackenzie invites spontaneous reactions from an Englishman, a Frenchman, and an American to some tricky social situations
Gordon Gow reviews some current films
Mary Ping who is disabled, talks about running a commercial library
'The Big City,' written by Marjorie Riddell , produced by Audrey Cameron , with Geraldine McEwan as Sarah Darnley
Programme introduced by Marjorie Anderson

Contributors

Unknown:
Kevin Fitzgerald
Unknown:
Jacqueline MacKenzie
Unknown:
Gordon Gow
Unknown:
Mary Ping
Written By:
Marjorie Riddell
Produced By:
Audrey Cameron
Unknown:
Geraldine McEwan
Unknown:
Sarah Darnley
Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson

You are invited to listen to songs and music still sung and played in the British Isles
6— 'I'll Sing You One-O '
Seamus Ennis and Peter Kennedy talk about cumulative songs, and play examples they have collected
With dance and song interludes by The Haymakers
Directed by Peter Kennedy and The Country Maids
Conducted by Sheila Mossman
Edited and introduced by Marie Slocombe
Produced by Harold Rogers

Contributors

Unknown:
Seamus Ennis
Unknown:
Peter Kennedy
Directed By:
Peter Kennedy
Conducted By:
Sheila Mossman
Introduced By:
Marie Slocombe
Produced By:
Harold Rogers

A song-a-minute sequence of popular melodies old and new sung by Benny Lee , Julie Dawn
Franklyn Boyd , Jean Campbell
The Keynotes and The Johnston Brothers accompanied by The Steve Race Quartet with Harold Smart
Devised and produced by Johnnie Stewart

Contributors

Sung By:
Benny Lee
Sung By:
Julie Dawn
Unknown:
Franklyn Boyd
Unknown:
Jean Campbell
Unknown:
Harold Smart
Produced By:
Johnnie Stewart

A play by Rachel Grieve
' You cannot prevent the birds of sadness from flying over your head, but you can prevent them nesting in your hair'
(Chinese proverb)
The action takes place at Hafod y Wenol. a small hotel in the North Welsh mountains. The time is the present day
Produced by David H. Godfrey
(A new production of the play first broadcast in the Home Service in November, 1952)

Contributors

Play By:
Rachel Grieve
Produced By:
David H. Godfrey
Philippa Carver:
Elizabeth London
Naomi Redfern:
Grizelda Hervey
Mr Hughes:
E Eynon Evans
Robin Carver:
Denis Goacher
Mr Stanley:
Jeffrey Segal
Camilla May:
Marjorie Westbury
Peter May:
Allan McClelland
Alpe Redfern:
Brewster Mason
Henry Owen:
Norman Wynne
Suzanne Owen:
Betty Hardy
Iago:
Hugh David
Mr Garside:
Ian Sadler

Community hymn-singing from Cromer Parish Church, Norfolk
Conductor. Norman A. Cutting
Organist. Fred Pointer
Introduced by the Rev. D. T. Dick
0 worship the King (Tune, Old 104th) Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us
(Tune, Mannheim)
We plough the fields (Tune, Wir pfliigen)
Christ is our corner-stone (Tune,
Harewood)
At even ere the sun was set (Tune,
Angelus)
For the beauty of the earth (Tune,
Warden)
Holy Father (Tune, Cairnbrook)
Now the day is over (Tune, Eudoxia)

Contributors

Conductor:
Norman A. Cutting
Organist:
Fred Pointer
Unknown:
Rev. D. T. Dick

Introducing an hour of comedy and music for your entertainment with special contributions in honour of Canada Day
To provide the music:
Edmund Hockridge
Joan Turner , Semprini and The Maple Leaf Four
To provide the comedy:
Tony Fayne , David Evans
Harry Worth
Guest star: Robert Beatty The George Mitchell Choir
Augmented BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor. Paul Fenoulhet
Script by Gene Crowley
Produced by Alastair Scott-Johnston

Contributors

Unknown:
Edmund Hockridge
Unknown:
Joan Turner
Unknown:
Tony Fayne
Unknown:
David Evans
Unknown:
Harry Worth
Unknown:
Robert Beatty
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Script By:
Gene Crowley
Produced By:
Alastair Scott-Johnston

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