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The Good Old Days


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Old-time Music-hall from the stage of the famous City Varieties Theatre, Leeds. (By arrangement with Stanley and Michael Joseph ) For your delectation and delight, your Chairman
Leonard Sachs , introduces John Inman
Valerie Masterson Jan Hunt
Alan Randall
Teddy Peiro and Patricio Guest artist Vince Hill Members of the Players Theatre, London JENNY TILL, PENNY
Musical director BERNARD HERRMANN Producer BARNEY COLEHAN BBC Manchester
The Good Old Days Songbook, £7 95. from bookshops


Unknown: Michael Joseph
Introduces: Leonard Sachs
Unknown: John Inman
Unknown: Valerie Masterson
Unknown: Jan Hunt
Unknown: Alan Randall
Unknown: Teddy Peiro
Artist: Vince Hill
Unknown: Rigden Nicola Kimber
Unknown: Lisa Westcott
Unknown: Christopher Wren
Unknown: Chris Connah
Unknown: Peter Sutherland
Director: Bernard Herrmann

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