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A New Drama in Three Acts by T. Stirling Boyd.
Presented by VICTOR SMYTHE.
(In the order of their appearance).
(of the Manchester Repertory
Overture and Entr'actes by THE STATION QUARTET.
ACT I.-Scene 1. Alan Carnegie's cottage in the country on the evening of June 7th.
Scene 2. Two days later.
ACT II.-Seene I. A room in a prison the following November. Scene 2. A Court of Justice-
Four days later.
Scene 3. The same-Two hours later.
ACT III.-Scene 1. Alan's cottage-Three weeks later-December.
Scene 2. The same-A fortnight later-January.
The motive of this problem play is to show how by some stroke of misfortune, together with certain extraordinary coincidences, a person may be accused and convicted of an act of which he himself may know nothing. The story is of the present day, and reaches a strong dramatic climax in a realistic scene in court. The curtain falls on a happy ending.
N.B.-A synopsis of the story and photographs of the cast are contained in a booklet which is available to all listeners who send a halfpenny stamped addressed envelope (large size) to [address removed]
S.B. from Manchester.


Unknown: T. Stirling Boyd.
Presented By: Victor Smythe.

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