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Introduced by Robin Holmes
BATTLES LONG AGO: A. C. Bubb. Librarian of the Royal Technical College, Salford, on some of the Parliamentary and other agitations over the first Public Libraries Bill
LIBRARY LIST: Honor Wyatt on some recent books
QUOTATION: a reading from an old book
SPECIAL Notice: a review of Frank Baines's second volume of autobiography In Deep


Introduced By:
Robin Holmes

A knock-out competition between individuals representing towns and cities
The competitors in different studios are put identical questions and receive marks for their replies
Semi-final (i)
Mrs. H. RYE (London) v.
(Welwyn Garden City)
The following problem in bidding is set:
Dealer, South: game all
South West North East
1H Dble IS ?
What should East bid, holding:
Introduced by Terence Reese and Harold Franklin
The programme is recorded and the players had no advance knowledge of the cards


Mrs. G. A. Durran
Introduced By:
Terence Reese
Introduced By:
Harold Franklin

Network Three

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