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8:10 Today in New Zealand History

French shipwreck 3 June 1861

8:15 Homework

8:17 Items by the New Plymouth Municipal Band probably recorded in the 1940s.


8:23 The early life of Queen Elizabeth II from "Through Childhood to the Throne"

78 COL DB 9794-96 18'56"

8:42 New Zealand Presents - music from a 1940s series.

Programme one 16'33"

The Knaves (Auckland), light vocal - All God's Chillun (trad)

Noel Hapgood (Christchurch), saxophone - Valse Mazaretta

William Clothier (Wellington), baritone - Nirvana (Adams)

Anita Oliver and 4ZB Choristers, - Coloured Fields (Coates)

9:07 As I Remember

Taieri's Big Day by Alan McGreevy, read by Phil Smith.


9:14 The 1953 Queen's Christmas Message broadcast from Auckland


9:25 Chatanooga Choo Choo (Warren)

Jack Thompson (piano) and Garth Young (Hammond organ)

LP HMV CDSM 6275 4'32"

9:30 Homework - May prizewinners next week

9:33 The Old Spinning Wheel

Bridie Gallagher CD RBCD 503 2'23"

9:37 Oi Auve Ae Maile (So Many Miles to Walk Home)

Richard Santos LP Viking VP 64 2'29"

9:40 Book of the Week

Tangata O Le Moana - New Zealand and the People of the Pacific
Te Papa Press
ISBN 978 1 877385 72 8

One of the editors Kolokesa Mahina-Tuai talks about the book and her own chapter on Pacific Islanders serving in war time. 15'56"

9:57 Sobo Lesu Mai

Pacific Teenagers LP Viking VP 64 2'16"