ABC weekly / Australian Broadcasting Commission

Call Number
N 059.44 AUS
Created/Published
Sydney : ABC, 1939-1959
Issue
Vol. 2 No. 39 (28 September 1940)
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Contents

THE A B C WEEKLY 1
Advertising 2
FEATURES THE A B C WEEKLY 3
National Broadcasting in Time of Crisis 3
AUSTRALIA M THE AIR 4 , 5
New B.B.C. News Schedule 4
HOW IT FEELS TO BOMB GERMANY 6
SPEED! 6
English Radio Wakes Up 6
They Speak For Britain 7
THEY DIDN'T WANT HIS PARACHUTES 8
(The:.[?] Difference"-, They*; Make!? 8
Do you heed what you hear? 8
On the Trail of the Furphy Expert 9
Fallacies 9
PICKED UP 10
Are You Fit Enough to Win this War? 11
SCIENCE IN THE NEWS 12
CANTEEN CAPERS 13
Nothing Over Sixpence 14
No apology! 14
WORLD WAGS 15
BOULTON AND PAUL DEFIANT 15
MR. TUTT Roll Out the Barrel 15
HUMOUR The Fairy and the Engine-driver 16
The man who never grows tired of work 17
HOW TO CONCENTRATE (and how not to) 18
RIVALS FOR A THRONE 18
Story of a Rock 18
You are still a Brilon! 18
All The PROGRAMMES 19
What's On The air 20 , 21
Advertising 20
B.B.C. Talks Worth Hearing 21
Round the Clock with the Short-wave Receiver 22 , 23
Who's Who In The Programmes 23
SUNDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN TO-DAY'S A B C PROGRAMMES 24 , 25
MONDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN TO-DAY'S A B C PROGRAMMES 26 , 27
TUESDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN TO-DAY'S A B C PROGRAMMES 28 , 29
WEDNESDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN TO-DAY'S A B C PROGRAMMES 30 , 31
THURSDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN TO-DAY'S A B C PROGRAMMES 32 , 33
FRIDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN TO-DAY'S A B C PROGRAMMES 34 , 35
SATURDAY DETAILS OF HIGHLIGHTS IN TO-DAY'S A B C PROGRAMMES 36 , 37
COUNTRY HSGHUGHTS FOR THE WEEK, SEPT. 29-OCT. 5 38 , 39
Australian Short Wave 39
Advertising 39
Tribal lore 39
VOICE OF AUSTRALIA 39
Plays of the Air— Maugham’s Lowbrow Highbrow 40
COMMUNITY SINGING FINDS TALENT 40
COMPETITION FOR DESIGN OF MELBA MEMORIAL 40
Advertising 40
The Coffin 41 , 42
Advertising 42
Window Shopping Prizes THIRD LIST OF AWARDS 43
Early Judging 43
News Quiz 43
That's Their Way 43
Pages for Wanness: Edited by Ernestine Hill WAIL OF THE BANSHEE WITH ENGLAND'S WOMEN UNDER GERMAN BOMBS 44
Modern Miracle 44
Out on the Great North Road 45
RADIO-MINDED TARANTULA 45
The Perfect Woman 46
THE SPOKEN WORD 46
Cap and Mittens for a Soldier 46
Advertising 46
WOMAN’S DIARY TELLS GREAT AUSTRALIAN EPIC Inspiring Tale of Lizard Is. Heroine 47
Advertising 48
MAIDS ARE HUMAN ... Don't bully them 48
WAVE-LENGTHS 49
Lay-by Babies 50
Advertising 50
Cannibals Make Good Cooks 50
America's New National Song 51
TIT-BITS from the TALKS 51
NATURE STUDY 51
Advertising 52
Lesson for Whingers 52
MELBOURNE THRILLER 52
THIS WEEK’S MUSIC Beethoven’s Playing' 53
Symphony of Fate 53
ASK and be answered 54
Other Peoples's Letters Parachute-maker 54
Telegram tale 54
The friendly touch 54
“Repentent” 54
Length of films 54
I'll Bet You! 54
Advertising 55 , 56

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