from the Empire Day Ball at the Dorchester Hotel, London, held in aid of the Victor Chetwynd Tuberculosis Fund for Allied Ex-Service men. Empire artists in the cabaret include Max Wall , William O'Connor , Albert Whelan , Moira Lister. Dance Band of the Coldstream Guards. Introduced by Brian Johnston
John Ellison conducts a tour of three of London's leading West-End restaurants to hear
Jack and Daphne Barker
From the ' 96 ' Lucienne Boyer From the Society
Eddie Carroll and his ' 96 ' Quintet
From the ' 96 '
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