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Fay Compton as Mildred Royd in Quiet Weekend by ESTHER MCCRACKEN
Adapted by Cynthia Pughe
Production by AUDREY CAMERON
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Unknown: Fay Compton
Unknown: Mildred Royd
Unknown: Esther McCracken
Adapted By: Cynthia Pughe
Production By: Audrey Cameron
Mildred Royd: Fay Compton
Arthur Royd, her husband: Philip Morant
Bella: Barbara Mitchell
Marcia Brent, Mildred's daughter: Diana Olsson
Miranda Bute, Mildred's niece: Sheila Grant
Sally Spender: Angela Piper
Denys Royd, Mildred's son: Michael Spice
Sam Pecker, handyman to the Royds: Julian Somers
Adrian Barasford, J P: Hamilton Dyce
Mary Jarrow, a neighbour of the Royds: Janet Burnell
Jim Brent, Marcia's husband: John Pullen
Ella Spender, Sally's mother: Marjorie Westbury
Rowena Marriott: June Tobin

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