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Thirty-Minute Theatre


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Winner Takes the Kitty by R. D. WINGFIELD with Fat Ashton as Kitty Derek Francis as Stanley Bob Hoskins as Harry ' No buts ... she's my stake ... Her for a night against your pile ... Come on Kitty. smarten yourself up ... try to look as if you're worth the money ...
You look more like the half-crown touch at the moment.'
Stanley gets more than he bargained for in a ' friendly ' game of poker with Harry and his boys - but then, so does Harry.
Directed by ANTON GILL
(First broadcast in 1976) long wave only


Unknown: R. D. Wingfield
Unknown: Fat Ashton
Unknown: Kitty Derek Francis
Unknown: Stanley Bob Hoskins
Directed By: Anton Gill
George: Derek Deadman
Johnny: Don McKillop
Fred: Brian Croucher
Sybil: Irene Sutcliffe

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