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Recording of the broadcast by Ian Finlay on April 10
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' John Paul Jones ' : talk by Ian Finlay
Smuggler, slaver, pirate, buccaneer, admiral, founder of the United States Navy, Paul Jones is today most generally known only as a vague character after whom, for some obscure reason, a dance has been called. John Paul of Kircudbright in Scotland was far from a vague character. At an early age he was forced to run away to sea owing to his having been mixed up with a smuggling gang and being in danger from the ' Redcoats '. Born a nobody, he worked his way up through a life of gay adventure to a position which found him the friend of Lafayette and Louis XVI, comrade of Benjamin Franklin, and the first sailor of the U.S. Navy.
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First of two discussions on the problems of all who are concerned with the training and the welfare of the young-parents, teachers, youth leaders, ministers, and employers. Ian Finlay , whose son is about to go to school, discusses some of these problems with William Y. Darling , Lord Provost of Edinburgh, Agnes Allison , President of the Educational Institute of Scotland, and Joseph F. Duncan
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Second of two discussions on the problems of all concerned with the training and the welfare of the young -parents, teachers, youth leaders, ministers and employers. Ian Finlay enquires into some of the problems of training youth after school with Rex Knight , Aberdeen University, the Rev. Henry C. Whitley , Newark Church, Port Glasgow, and Norman Murchison , head of the Science
Department of Niddrie Marischal - School, Edinburgh, and leader of the school Boys' Club
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A well-remembered Scottish island : talk by Ian Finlay
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Ian Finlay reviews the month. (BBC recording)
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Linden Travers and Carl Bernard in ' PASSPORT- TO DANGER'

New adventure serial in six episodes by Francis Durbridge. Special music composed and arranged by Hal Evans. Produced by Vernon Harris. Episode 6—' In which the young ladysays ' Yes " again '
The' Dance Orchestra, conducted by Stanley Black
Light Programme


Fifth (and request) series. A programme of mystery and suspense. 1—' Into Thin Air,' by John Dick son Carr. Produced by Martyn C. Webster.
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(born December 4, 1795; died February 5, 1881)
' Prophet without Honour': a re-assessment of the Scottish philosopher and historian, by Ian Finlay. Produced by Robert Kemp.
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Ian Finlay discusses the attributes of Edinburgh as a festival centre
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Saturday-Night Theatre Robert Beatty and Bonar Colleano in OF MICE AND MEN'

by John Steinbeck
Adapted for broadcasting by Gilbert Thomas
Produced by Hugh Stewart

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