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The Impresarios


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Michael Craig continues the stories of the men who create the world of entertainment. This week: The Partnerships George Grossmith and Edward Laurillard
Evelyn Laye talking about LAURILLARD:
He was always after a pretty girl - 1 think George Grossmith was too, but then a man is a man is a man.
Herbert Clayton and Jack Waller
Peggy Mount talking about JACK WALLER :
You imagined he was the epitome of an impresario - he will go down in my book as one of the people who gave me everything in the world I could wish for.
And a brief resumé of J. B. Howard and Fred Wyndham The voices of Elyot Beaumont and Peter Saunders
Research bill SULLIVAN Written by FRANK SALTER


Unknown: Michael Craig
Unknown: George Grossmith
Unknown: Edward Laurillard
Unknown: Evelyn Laye
Unknown: George Grossmith
Unknown: Herbert Clayton
Unknown: Jack Waller
Unknown: Peggy Mount
Unknown: Jack Waller
Unknown: J. B. Howard
Unknown: Fred Wyndham
Unknown: Elyot Beaumont
Unknown: Peter Saunders
Written By: Frank Salter
Producer: David Rayvern Allen

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