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in November by J. G. Porter Ph.D., F.R.A.S. ,
In 1859 astronomy was reborn as the science of astrophysics, when it was first proved by observations of the sun's spectrum that matter as we know it on earth exists also in the sun and stars. What a hundred years of astrophysics has taught us about the inside of a star is the subject of Dr. Porter's talk.
The diagram shows Mira in the constellation of Cetus (the Whale), as seen looking south at 10 p.m.


J. G. Porter Ph.D., F.R.A.S.

Arranged and introduced by Bill Hartley
Four Days Old: Drivers' reactions to the London-Birmingham Motorway
The Lawyer: Some recent High Court decisions
Tied Hands: Mrs. Winifred M. Sim mons, vice-chairman of the Highways Committee of a Rural District Council, talks about the road problems facing R.D.C.s
Coping with Fog: Some hints by Jack Davey


Introduced By:
Bill Hartley
Mrs. Winifred M. Sim
Jack Davey

Introduced by Roy Hay
Peter B. Stanley-Evans discusses the latest methods in chrysanthemum growing
E. G. Smart talks about some of the newer varieties of petunias and how to obtain the best results from them


Introduced By:
Roy Hay
Introduced By:
Peter B. Stanley-Evans
E. G. Smart

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