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A science fiction serial play in six parts by JOHN HYNAM
6: The Silent Victors
' I stole your Jones robot. He still answers to that name, but he's a lot different now; he responds to my commands. Together we made these others to fight the Denebians.'
Other parts played by members of the cast Produced by ANNE CATCHPOLE


Unknown: John Hynam
Produced By: Anne Catchpole
Sam Browning: Aubrey Woods
John: Colin Spaull
Professor Harry Stillwell: Richard Hurndall
Susan: Edwina Rendall
Henry: Kit Williams
Sergeant Ferris: James Grout
Nigel Parsons: Colin Miller
Wing Commander Stainton: Robert Chetwyn
Colonel Grant: Eric Anderson
Mrs Hallcombe: Judith Whale
Mr Hallcombe: Stephen Jack
Space Ship Commander: Keith Banks

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