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Jersey Talking Magazine, January [1981]. [User copy].

Reference R/05/B/50
Date 1 January 1981 - 31 January 1981
Scope and Content Introduction by Gordon Young.

Cooking Feature - Margaret Jenkins giving recipes for the making of soup.

Nature Feature - Frances Le Sueur talking about ducks with examples of duck noises.

Beth Lloyd interviewing Faith Brown, an impressionist about how she became an impressionist, how she does her impressions, practising the impressions, giving examples of her impressions, hiding behind her impressions, visiting America, an impression of Margaret Thatcher talking about Jersey and meeting Kate Bush.

Headmaster of Trinity School Roland Heaven singing 'Take a Pair of Sparkling Eyes' from The Gondoliers from the Gilbert and Sullivan Society.

Beth Lloyd interviewing Mrs Clement-Robson about the dried fish industry in Newfoundland about how the industry began, when her grandfather went to Newfoundland in 1835 and created the business de Gruchy, Renouf, Clement and Company at La Poile and later at Channel and Burgeo, La Poile which was later bought by a Le Seelleur, the other Jersey businesses-Falle's, the Robin family at Gaspé, how the fishes were dried and the length of time it took, where the fishes were sold in Europe, the origins of the crew-some were Jersey.

The Gilbert and Sullivan Society singing 'Once More Gondolieri'.

End of Side One.

D'Hautrée School's account of the Battle of Jersey on the occasion of its bicentenary with a summary of its events and an account of how the people felt when experiencing it based on the letters of Charles Poingdestre to Charles de Carteret, including children acting out the parts of Pierre Journeaux, the pilot, Baron de Ruellecourt, Falle, a member of the militia, Moses Corbet, the lieutenant governor, Adjutant Harrison, a British officer and Major Peirson, the commanding officer including a letter to Major Peirson's father from the States of Jersey in tribute. John Shield singing 'I am the Very Model of a Model Major-General'.

Horoscope Feature - Diane Postlethwaite giving a forecast for sagittarius and capricorn.

Gordon Young ends with a humorous story.

End of Side Two.
Names Shield, John
Postlethwaite, Diane
States of Jersey
Peirson, Francis, Major
Harrison, Adjutant
Corbet, Lieutenant-Governor
Falle, Mr
Baron de Ruellecourt
Journeaux, Pierre
de Carteret, Charles
Poingdestre, Charles
Battle of Jersey
D'Hautree School
Falle family
Robin Family
Gruchy, Renouf, Clement and Company
Le Seelleur, Mr
Clement-Robson, Mrs
Gilbert and Sullivan Society
Heaven, Roland
Trinity School
Bush, Kate
Thatcher, Margaret
Brown, Faith
Lloyd, Beth
Le Sueur, Frances
Jenkins, Margaret
Young, Gordon
Jersey Talking Magazine
Gurdon, Philip
Keywords horoscopes | lieutenant governors | Children | militias | Schools | Battle of Jersey | Battles | businesses | Fish | Fishing | headmasters | singing | visits | impressions | impressionists | Birds | Ducks | Nature | soups | recipes | Cooking | Blind | sound recordings | sound | interviews | news | radios
Category R-Sound Recording
Places Burgeo, Newfoundland, Gaspé, Channel, Newfoundland, La Poile, Newfoundland, Newfoundland, America
Dimensions 1 CD-R
Language English
Level of description File


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