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: GANDHI

by Francis Watson and Maurice Brown
Four programmes illustrating the life, work, and personality of the Mahatma.
4-The Last Phase
Edited and narrated by Francis Watson
The recorded voices of those taking part include: Jawaharlal Nehru. Earl Mountbatten of Burma. H. S. Suhra wardy, C. Rajagopalachari , P. C. Ghosh. B. C. Roy , Acharya Kripalani. Chaman Lal , G. D. Birla , Raja Hutheesingh. Zakir Husain , Pyarelal Nayar , A. S. Ray , N. K. Bose , B. Chandiwala. K. Shridharani , Sudhir Ghosh. Devadas Gandhi , Indira Gandhi , Padmaja Naidu , Sushila Nayar , Rajkumari Amrit Kaur , Miraben (Miss Slade), Eric da Costa , Maurice Frydman , Louis Fischer , Horace Alexander , Ian Stephens , and Robert Stimson
Production by Maurice Brown
Living Heritage:
The Balance of Nature
Next Saturday in the Third Programme: The first of a series of weekly talks on the application of ecological principles, ‘Ecology—a New Outlook,' will be given by E. M. Nicholson , C.B., Director-General of the Nature Conservancy

Contributors

Unknown: Francis Watson
Unknown: Maurice Brown
Unknown: Francis Watson
Unknown: Jawaharlal Nehru.
Unknown: Earl Mountbatten
Unknown: Burma. H. S. Suhra
Unknown: C. Rajagopalachari
Unknown: P. C. Ghosh.
Unknown: B. C. Roy
Unknown: Acharya Kripalani.
Unknown: Chaman Lal
Unknown: G. D. Birla
Unknown: Raja Hutheesingh.
Unknown: Zakir Husain
Unknown: Pyarelal Nayar
Unknown: A. S. Ray
Unknown: N. K. Bose
Unknown: B. Chandiwala.
Unknown: K. Shridharani
Unknown: Sudhir Ghosh.
Unknown: Devadas Gandhi
Unknown: Indira Gandhi
Unknown: Padmaja Naidu
Unknown: Sushila Nayar
Unknown: Rajkumari Amrit Kaur
Unknown: Eric Da Costa
Unknown: Maurice Frydman
Unknown: Louis Fischer
Unknown: Horace Alexander
Unknown: Ian Stephens
Unknown: Robert Stimson
Production By: Maurice Brown
Unknown: E. M. Nicholson

: 'DIE LUSTIGEN WEIBER VON WINDSOR'

('The Merry Wives of Windsor')
Comic opera in three acts
Libretto by H. S. Mosenthal from Shakespeare's comedy
Music by Nicolai (sung in German)
Burghers of Windsor: Roland Neumann
, Karl Kralert , Walther Muller , and Alfred Scherhaufer
Bregenz Festival Chorus
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
CONDUCTED BY FRITZ FAUN
(Continued in next column)
The action takes place in Windsor at the beginning of the seventeenth century
Act 1
Scene 1: A street in Windsor
Scene 2: A room in Ford's house

Contributors

Unknown: H. S. Mosenthal
Unknown: Roland Neumann
Unknown: Karl Kralert
Unknown: Walther Muller
Unknown: Alfred Scherhaufer
Conducted By: Fritz Faun
Sir John Falstaff: Otto Edelmann
Burghers of Windsor:Herr Fluth (Ford): Karl Donch
Burghers of Windsor:Herr Reich(Page): Hans Giinter Nöcker
Fenton: Karl Terkal
Junker Sparlich (Slender): August Jaresch
Doctor Calus: Robert Titze
Frau Fluth (Mistress Ford): Wilma Lipp
Frau Reich (Mistress Page): Hilde Rossl-Majdan
Anna Reich (Anne Page): Hannelore Steffek

: LETTER FROM PARIS

The Present Economic Development of the Sahara by Frangois Duchene
Correspondent of the Economist

Contributors

Unknown: Frangois Duchene

: ‘DIE LUSTIGEN WEIBER VON WINDSOR'

Act 2
Scene 1: The parlour of the Garter Inn Scene 2: The garden of Page's house Scene 3: A room in Ford's house

: BALANCE AND BARRIER

Three talks on ecology by Charles S. Elton , F.R.S.
Director of the Bureau of Animal Population, University of Oxford
3-The Conservation of Variety
The speaker suggests that deliberate conservation of the variety of species offers the best basis for co-existence between man and nature.

Contributors

Unknown: Charles S. Elton , F.R.S.

: 'DIE LUSTIGEN WEIBER VON WINDSOR'

Act 3
Scene 1: A room in Page's house Scene 2: Windsor Forest

: THE TRIAL OF MADAME BOVARY

A story of literary censorship by Robert Baldick
Flaubert's novel first appeared in serial form in the Revue de Paris between October and December 1856. On January 31, 1857, his trial began for offences against public and religious morality.

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Baldick
Narrator: Robert Baldick
Flaubert: Anthony Jacobs
Maxime du Camp: Denis McCarthy
Ernest Pinard, Imperial Advocate: John Glyn-Jones
Jules Senard, Defence Counsel: Russell Napier

: BARTOK

Ten Easy Pieces (1908):
Dedication
Peasant song; Frustration; Slovakian boys' dance; Sostenuto; Evening with the Szeklers; Hungarian folk song; Dawn; Folk song; Five-finger exercise; Bear dance
Allegro barbaro played by Andor Foldes (piano) on gramophone records

Contributors

Played By: Andor Foldes

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