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Husband of the Year


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A search for the most considerate, the most tactful, the most resourceful and the most loving husband of 1974 in the United Kingdom, organised in co-operation with local newspapers all over Great Britain The prize-a second honeymoon in Paris In the chair McDonald Hobley On the panel Marjorie Proops and Jimmy Thompson with ' Everybody's Wife ' Norma Ronald , and this week's husband and wife Sydney Taller and Joy Shelton This week's contestants:
Selected by the Shropshire Star JIM GREGORY
Selected by the Worcester Evening News: TERENCE BARNETT Selected by the Aberdeen Evening Express: KENNETH ANDERSON Devised by BRAD ASHTON
Producer ALASTAIR scott Johnston


Unknown: McDonald Hobley
Unknown: Marjorie Proops
Unknown: Jimmy Thompson
Unknown: Norma Ronald
Unknown: Joy Shelton
Unknown: Jim Gregory
Unknown: Terence Barnett
Unknown: Kenneth Anderson
Unknown: Brad Ashton
Producer: Alastair Scott Johnston

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