Variety Show

  • Opening Night: 19 July 1948
  • Performance: 24 July 1948

1.Overture
2. The Three Astaires – Novelty Dancers
3. Billy Samuel and Marvelle – Comedy Nonsense
4. Tommy Burke and Company – Balancing to Perfection
5. A. C. Astor – the Popular ventriloquist
6. Stan Kavanagh ? ?A Fling of Fun?
Intermission – Hippodrome Orchestra under Kevin Mallon ? ?Moorland Fiddlers?
7. The Three Astaires – Dance Time Again
8. Olga Varona and Partner – Queen of the Air?
9. Tommy Fields – London’s Favourite Lancashire Comedian
10. Billy Reid – composer of ?The Gypsy?, ?I’ll Close My Eyes? and ?A Tree in the Meadow? – and Dorothy Squires, Radio’s Inimitable Songstress
11. Slim Ryder – Komedy Kapers