Page 10, 4th November 1938

4th November 1938
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World Radio

What Is Taste ? Ariel finds it lacking in the B.B.C.'s programmes and turns to the Mediterranean for relief I S it the aim of our Broadcasting authorities to persuade Empire......

John At A Prom

1110tE,FORE I used to listen on the wireless " to the Prom concerts at Queen's Hall, but this year I was taken in hand and. lead like the ass 1 was to the slaughter. The little......

They Want A Catholic Theatre

From Our Theatre Correspondent The outlined plan of a possible " Workers' Theatre " which the Cartiouc HERALD displayed two weeks ago, has elicited much response from theatre......

Gramophone Note S

THE ELGAR OF VIENNA B RUCKNLR'S String Quintet, lately issued by Decca, was the only excursion made by Bruckner into the field of Chamber Music. It might be called a disguised......

Novarro In Mexico

Ramon Novarro, the international film star, is a, Mexican. Lately he returned to his country after twenty years' absence. The changes appalled him. At Durango, where his ranch......

The Pig

Gentle Savages Tree Of Eden A DEVOTED but unmarried mother, " accompanied only by her maid, retires to a desert island in the Pacific to bring into a little world of cacti,......

The Film

These historical films only just missed becoming historic films that take an orderly place in the memory. The settings of galleries and gardens, looking like contemporary prints......

Marie Antoinette: Sixty Glorious Years

0 be intimate with kings does not come naturally to the prole tariate. By an overdose of self consciousness two magnificent historical films recently have failed to become......

Music

London Symphony Orchestra Establishes Its Reputation WI ARE ITS PROGRAMMES TOO CONVENTIONAL ? By Ernest Moss HE London Symphony Orches tra began its season with an all-Beethoven......

Radio Wri Tings

Charles G. Mortimer, who was CATHOLIC HERALD musical correspondent in 1935-6. and is now contributing a series Daily Prayers of the Church, writes three articles to the Radio......

Showingon Monday—down Home

through the already overcompressed life of this piteous queen, and because of overweight on the affair of the young Swedish Axel de Fersen, Marie Antoinette may lose adult......