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15 November 2009

8:10 Today In New Zealand History

New Zealand's first daily paper the Otago Daily Times founded 15 November 1861.

8:16 Extract from 1948 broadcast from the Radio Theatre Auckland

The Les Hawkins Dance Band with vocalist Mavis Rivers - It Seems Like Old Times

8:21 From the Back Country

The Bryson sisters recall working at the Woodville railway refreshment rooms. Part One.

8:38 Ain't No More Cane on This Brazos

Picasso Trio - from Timaru farewell concert 29 January 1969

8:44 Warren Birch recalls his working life in the motor trade industry in conversation with Rob Webb.

8:56 Beaufighters (Johnstone)

1953 National Band of New Zealand CD Atoll 502

9:05 As I Remember

Advance PQRTY BY Brant Robinson of Taradale.

9:11 Mike McPhee talks about his new book on sailing ship history "Catlins Bound" and plays songs from a new CD by the Maritime Crew.

Catlins Bound by Mike McPhee
29 Catlins Valley Rd, RD2 Owaka
ISBN 978 0 473 15461 5

9:25 Poetry search winners

9:27 New Zealand Building History by Nigel Isaacs

Part One: Moving Buildings

9:35 The Man of The Flying Trapeze (O'Keefe)

Tex Morton CD Festival D 25364

9:39 Book of the Week

In The Paddock and On the Run: The Language of Rural New Zealand by Dianne Bardsley
Otago University Press