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(From the Acts of the Apostles to the Reformation)
Second series
1-' Letters of a First-Century Traveller'
The Rev. C. H. Dodd , D.D.,
Norris-Hulse Professor of Divinity,
Cambridge
This is the first broadcast in the second series of a two-year course of talks on Church History. Today the Rev. C. H. Dodd will deal with the letters of St. Paul, showing how these illustrated both St. Paul's spiritual development and that of the Christian Church in his lifetime.

Contributors

Unknown:
Rev. C. H. Dodd
Unknown:
Rev. C. H. Dodd

@ Science and Gardening
The Soil
' How the Soil is formed '
B. A. KEEN , F.R.S.
Once again B. A. Keen and C. F. Lawrance are going to deal respectively with the scientific and practical aspects of gardening for the schools.
Today's talk is the first of five to be devoted to the soil-its origin, its varieties, and its evolution. Dr. Keen will trace the formation of soil through the processes of heat, cold, ice, and rainfall to its final state of soft fertility.

Contributors

Unknown:
B. A. Keen
Unknown:
B. A. Keen
Unknown:
C. F. Lawrance

Regional Variations (2)

National Programme

National Programme Scotland

presented by Lul Gardo (dramatic soprano)
Lul Gardo, the Russian dramatic soprano, has for many years specialised in the singing of the folk songs of all countries.
Mme. Gardo, who is the grand-daughter of the Master of Ceremonies at the Court of the Tsar, has had an adventurous life. In 1917 she joined the Cossacks, fought throughout the campaign in South Russia, was wounded five times, and eventually received the St. George's Cross for bravery in the field. Last week Mme. Gardo was televised in a talk on her war experiences.

Contributors

Presented By:
Lul Gardo

from Queen's Hall, London
(Sole Lessees, Messrs. Chappell andCo. Ltd.)
Part 1
Jo Vincent (soprano)
Mahry Dawes (soprano)
Walter Widdop (tenor)
The BBC Symphony Orchestra
(ninety players)
Leader, Paul Beard
Conducted by SIR HENRY J. WOOD
Wagner
Overture, The Flying Dutchman
8.13 Elizabeth's Prayer (Tann-
Elizabeth's Greeting J hauser)
JO VINCENT
8.27 Siegfried's Journey to the Rhine (Twilight of the Gods)
8.38 Forging Songs
Mime the Craftsman )
Nothungl Nothung ! J (Siegfried)
WALTER WIDDOP
8.49 Prelude, Lohengrin
8.59 Love duet, Act 2, Tristan and Isolde
Isolde, JO VINCENT
Tristan, WALTER WIDDOP
Brangane, MAHRY DAWES
9.20 Prelude to Act III
Dance of the Apprentices (The
Procession of the Masters master-
Homage to Sachs singers)
Tickets can be obtained from the British Broadcasting Corporation, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, W.1, Messrs Chappell 's Box Office, Queen's Hall, Langham Place, WA, and the usual Agents. Prices : Is. 6d., 6s., Ss. (reserved), 3j. (unreserved). Promenade (payment at doors only), 2s.

Contributors

Soprano:
Jo Vincent
Soprano:
Mahry Dawes
Tenor:
Walter Widdop
Leader:
Paul Beard
Conducted By:
Sir Henry J. Wood
Unknown:
Jo Vincent
Unknown:
Nothungl Nothung
Unknown:
Jo Vincent
Unknown:
Walter Widdop
Unknown:
Mahry Dawes
Unknown:
Messrs Chappell

Reginald Kell (clarinet)
Ernest Lush (pianoforte) Kutcher String Quartet:
Samuel Kutcher (violin)
Max Saalpeter (violin)
Raymond Jeremy (viola)
Douglas Cameron (violoncello)

Contributors

Clarinet:
Reginald Kell
Pianoforte:
Ernest Lush
Violin:
Samuel Kutcher
Violin:
Max Saalpeter
Viola:
Raymond Jeremy
Viola:
Douglas Cameron

National Programme Daventry

About National Programme

National Programme is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 9th March 1930 and ended on the 9th September 1939. It was replaced by BBC Home Service.

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