ABC weekly / Australian Broadcasting Commission

Call Number
N 059.44 AUS
Created/Published
Sydney : ABC, 1939-1959
Issue
Vol. 2 No. 47 (23 November 1940)
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Contents

THE ABC WEEKLY 1
Advertising 2
FEATURES THE ABC WEEKLY 3
Military Domination of Japanese Politics 3
AUSTRALIA ON THE AIR 4 , 5
THIS MAN ROOSEVELT 6
POCKET RADIOS AND THREE-MILE AMPLIFICATION LATEST IN AMERICA 6
BRITAIN’S CHURCHILL He speaks for a people who do not know defeat 7 , 8
Advertising 8
Something to write Home about 9
PICKED UP 10
Modern Germany's monstrous perversion of Justice 11
Advertising 11
B.B.C. COMMENTATORS SIZE UP THE WAR NEWS FRIENDLIEST CITY IN THE WORLD 12
SLIPPERY LADDER TO CLIMB 12
I'll Bet You! 12
CREAKS IN THE AXIS HINGES 12
CANTEEN CAPERS 13
Advertising 13
WORLD WAGS 14
MR. TUTT Sold a Pup 14
Small Cogs that Spun a Great Wheel 15
Keep your Xmas gifts in circulation 16
Glass Making Secrets 17
Advertising 17
SCIENCE in the NEWS 18
IS IT RHYTHM OR NONSENSE? 18
All The PROGRAMMES 19
WHAT'S ON THE AIR FEATURES IN THIS WEEKS STATE PROGRAMMES 20 , 21
B.B.C. TALKS Worth Hearing 21
Advertising 21
Round the Clock with the Short-wave Receiver 22 , 23
Who’s Who in the Programmes 23
SUNDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN 24 , 25
MONDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN 26 , 27
TUESDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN 28 , 29
WEDNESDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN 30 , 31
THURSDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN 32 , 33
FRIDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN 34 , 35
Advertising 35
SATURDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN 36 , 37
COUNTRY HIGHLIGHTS FOR THE WEEK, NOVEMBER 24-30 38 , 39
Advertising 39
Plays of the Air— A French Author 40
LYRIC STRINGS 40
PATRIOTIC CONCERT 40
Voice of Australia 40
The Dressmaker’s Romance 41 , 42
NEWS QUIZ 43
DEFINITIONS List of Prize – winning Entries 43
Window Shopping Competition 43
Pages for Women : Edited by Ernestine Hill One-roomed townships of the Bush 44
CHILDREN HELP WIN THE WAR 44
Greek Drama in sad life of Helen and Michael 45
MOBILE CANTEENS 45
I saw the Nazis enter Prague 46
Advertising 46
Noisy French Justice 46
WAVE-LENGTHS 47
Advertising 48
HORRORS OF SHANGHAI No place for white women 48
SHE SCORNS BOMBS 48
HOUSEHOLD HINTS OF THE OLD DAYS 49
“Field Eyes" of Twinkly Blue 49
A Woman who Would 49
There’s a Catch in being a Good Fieldsman Good Fieldsman 50
THIS WEEK’S MUSIC Inspiring Choral Works 51
STORY OF THE "LIGHT HORSE SERGEANT" 52
AUSTRALIA’S LIQUID GOLD 52
Nutty Swing Names 53
TIT-BITS from the TALKS Feminine limitations 53
Loud-speaker attached 53
Hotel built of gold 53
No death penalty 53
Vermin 53
NATURE STUDY 53
Rhythm and boys 53
Live-wires for livestock 53
Stake in India 53
China river 53
Jam by the yard 53
ASK and be answered by tho Federal Roundsman 54
Advertising 54
Other People's Letters Likes the classics 54
Serials v. swing 54
Caustic about choirs 54
Jehovah’s witnesses 54
Wet canteens 54
Gardening talks 54
Enemy aliens and refugees 54
Late Frank Morton 54
Advertising 55 , 56

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