On The Bedpost Overnight

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900705]

Unknown: Nick Baker

Unknown: Tom Sawyer.

Unknown: Lonnie Donegan

Producer: Fiona Couper.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900705]

Unknown: Nick Baker

Unknown: Tom Sawyer.

Unknown: Lonnie Donegan

Producer: Fiona Couper.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910501]

The Story of Chewing Gum and Bubble Gum

Nick Baker presents a musical history of mass production and mastication. Sophocles did it to calm his nerves, so did Tom Sawyer. But were it not for the Battle of the Alamo, Lonnie Donegan would be a poorer man today. Producer Fiona Couper Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Nick Baker

Unknown: Tom Sawyer.

Unknown: Lonnie Donegan

Producer: Fiona Couper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910501]

The Story of Chewing Gum and Bubble Gum

Nick Baker presents a musical history of mass production and mastication. Sophocles did it to calm his nerves, so did Tom Sawyer. But were it not for the Battle of the Alamo, Lonnie Donegan would be a poorer man today. Producer Fiona Couper Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Nick Baker

Unknown: Tom Sawyer.

Unknown: Lonnie Donegan

Producer: Fiona Couper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910501]

Unknown: Nick Baker

Unknown: Tom Sawyer.

Unknown: Lonnie Donegan

Producer: Fiona Couper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910501]

Unknown: Nick Baker

Unknown: Tom Sawyer.

Unknown: Lonnie Donegan

Producer: Fiona Couper

Programme Catalogue - Details: 1990070519900705

Producer: COUPER, Fiona

Description

SBH:The story of chewing gum and bubble gum.

Nick Baker presents a history (with commercial music) from its origins in the mid-nineteenth century, its use as propaganda during the Second World War and its present day packaging and enthusiasts.

Includes visit to the Wrigley Building in Chicago, a baseball cards convention; int.

with sculptor who has used gum as the cast for a work of art.

Broadcast history

05 Jul 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Fiona Couper (Producer)

Nick Baker (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 503108

BBC Programme Number: 50SX3108

Recorded on 1990-06-25

SBH:The story of chewing gum and bubble gum. Nick Baker presents a history (with commercial music) from its origins in the mid-nineteenth century, its use as propaganda during the Second World War and its present day packaging and enthusiasts. Includes visit to the Wrigley Building in Chicago, a baseball cards convention; int. with sculptor who has used gum as the cast for a work of art.

Producer: COUPER, Fiona

Description

SBH:The story of chewing gum and bubble gum.

Nick Baker presents a history (with commercial music) from its origins in the mid-nineteenth century, its use as propaganda during the Second World War and its present day packaging and enthusiasts.

Includes visit to the Wrigley Building in Chicago, a baseball cards convention; int.

with sculptor who has used gum as the cast for a work of art.

Broadcast history

05 Jul 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Fiona Couper (Producer)

Nick Baker (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 503108