Relayed from WESTMINSTER ABBEY
THE series of talks on ' The Growing Generation' is to be concluded today by Mr.
Alec Paterson, who will deal with the importance, to boys and girls alike, of
facilities for organised games. Mr Paterson will be remembered as a speaker on the
same question in connection with the Playing Field's Association's campaign be has
lived and worked among boys in South London, as he describes in his book, 'Across
the Bridges,' and he is at present one of the Prison Commissioners responsible for
the boys in Borstal Institutions.
IN this, the last of his series of talks,
Professor Noel Baker will look at tho futuro of' a world in which internationalism has made such vast strides. Will future generations find that the League of Nations Assembly has become a world Parliament, tho Council a World Cabinet, tho Secretariat and the International Labour Office a world Civil Service ? At any rate, the next generation of statesmen will find that inter. national co-operation is more necessary than ever before.
Fourth Day of Request Week. Songs from 'When We Were Very Young' (Fraser-Simson), sung by Dale Smith. 'Nursery Rhymes' (Walford Davies) sung by The Wireless Singers. 'Jess - the Story of a Dog' (H. Mortimer Batten), told by Derek McCulloch. '!!!' a Zoo Talk by Leslie G. Mainland.
MENDELSSOHN'S PIANO WORKS
Played by RENEE SWEETLAND
Prelude and Fugue, No. 5, in F Minor Prelude, No. 6, in B Flat
THE electrical part of power-station apparatus has. so far as can be seen, attained an almost ideal efficiency. The engine, however, can be considerably improved, and it is of this, and of futuro developments in tho general scheme of power-stations, that Professor Cramp will speak in the last talk in his series today.
OLIVE KAVANN (Contralto)
RAYMOND NEWELL (Baritone)
THE WIRELESS CHORUS
A small STRING ORCHESTRA, conducted by STANFORD ROBINSON
IN this reading Mr. C. Henry
Warren, who is well known as an author and editor, will give listeners a chance to hear the old ballad of ' Thomas the Rhymer,' and some of the best short poems of Herbert, Herrick and Marvell, the tuneful poets of the seventeenth century.
of his Own Works
By .CYRIL SCOTT
Pierrot Piece, No. 1
Pastorale, No. 3
Cherry Ripe v
Souvenir de Vienno
A Radio Scene in One Act by VALERIE HARWOOD rpHIS experiment in Radio Drama is so complete and convincing in itself that to give any preliminary description of its contents other than that given by the Announcer in setting the stage would destroy its particular effect of natural spontaneity. It will help to cicate the atmosphere essential to the appreciation of this scene if listeners turn down the lights.
'DROPPED FROM HEAVEN'
A Sketch in One Scene by DION TITHERADGE
He is sitting on a chesterfield in his study, a well-furnished, particularly masculine room. The Butter. stands behind him pouring out a glass of liqueur. Having filled the,, glass, he offers it to him on a small salver.