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For Children of Most Ages
Granny's Wonderful Chair' by Frances Browne
Adapted as a serial play in six parts by Estelle Holt
2—' The Lords of the White and Grey Castles '
Produced by David Davis
This is the story of Woodwender and Loveleaves, the children of the White and Grey Castles, but how the Wonderful Chair knew it nobody knows.


Unknown: Frances Browne
Unknown: Estelle Holt
Produced By: David Davis
The Chair: Carleton Hobbs
Snowflower: Patricia Field
King Winwealth: Wilfred Babbage
Princess Greedalind: Mollie Maureen
Queen Wantall: Phoebe Hodgson
The Lord of the White: John Glyn Jones Castle
The Lord of the Grey Castle: Ivan Samson
Woodwender: Patricia Hayes
Loveleaves: Elaine MacNamara
Reckoning Robin: Charles Leno
Wary Will: Alan Reid
The Traveller: William Eedle
Lady Greensleeves: Barbara Lott

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