Sounds Historical for Sunday 20 June 2010
8:07 Today in New Zealand History
Edward Gibbon Wakefield's efforts to establish a colony in New Zealand during 1838.
8:12 When Britain Really Ruled the Waves (Gilbert)
Denis Dowling CD Kiwi CD SLD 82
8:17 Brain teaser- a 1940s radio feature.
8:22 Dok Palme Njisu Grane (Trad)
Diana and the Yugo Quartet Pye FEP 100
8:27 Recollection of broadcasting by Graeme Thomson recorded in 2003
8:35 Something Wonderful (Gershwin)
Jack Roberts (piano) Columbia SEGM 6007
Franki ISBN 978 1877 449758
Random Writings ISBN 978 1877 5470 34
By Franki Wood
Max Hodgson (Private)
Pushing His Luck - report of the expedition and death of Henry Whitcombe by Jacob Lauper, translated by Hilary Low.
Canterbury University Press ISBN 978 1877 257889
8:43 Radio Digest extract, September 1949.
Miss New Zealand Mary Woodward and aerial topdressing at Johnsonville.
8:55 As I Remember Archive
My First Flight by Ian Granger, read by David Knowles.
8:59 Without Your Love (Nicholls)
Radio New Zealand Studio Orchestra LP Tartar TRL 019
9:07 As I Remember
Memoirs written and read by Neville Martin.
9:14 Be My Little Baby Bumble Bee (Murphy)
Jean McPherson CD BMG 39283
9:15 New Zealand in the 1970s - Part Ten
"But life begins at 80" predictions and hopes for the forthcoming decade, the 1980s from a number of famous New Zealanders and commentators.
9:26 Headlines of 1972 read by Kim Hill
American Pie (McLean)
Don McLean EMI 746555
9:32 The Shifting Whispering Sands(Gilbert)
9:35 Book of the Week
Home - Civilian New Zealanders Remember the Second World War
Penguin ISBN 978 014 320384 1
With memories from Ross Cooper, kept home for essential work, Joyce Harrison and the "American invasion" and Marjorie Brown and pacifism.
9:59 Cornet Chop Suey
National Dixie RNZ CD 9068