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The Little Father of the Wilderness

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
A comedy by Austin Strong and Lloyd Osbourne.
This and the I Pagliacci prologue were the two opening items at the Royal Matinee attended by Their Majesties the King and Queen at the London Coliseum on Monday, March 27, in aid of the King George's; Pension Fund for Actors and Actresses.

Contributors

Writer: Austin Strong
Writer: Lloyd Osbourne
Television Presentation: D. H. Munro
Pere Marlotte: Huntley Wright
Frere Gregoire: Oliver Johnston
Captain Chevillon: S.J. Warmington
Mlle Henriette: Sandra Storme
Louis XV: Dennis Arundell (by permission of O'Bryen, Linnit,and Dunfee)
Chevalier de Frontenac: John Turnbull
Due de St Albert: David Tree
Generals, Indians, Ladies, and Courtiers: Students of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art

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The Little Father of the Wilderness

BBC Television, 9 April 1939 21.15






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