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News Summary Thirty-Minute Theatre Peter Howell in 'A MASS OF COBWEBS'


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A play for radio by Brian Batchelor from the short story
' The Tractate Middoth' by M. R. James
Production by Robin Midgley


Unknown: Brian Batchelor
Unknown: M. R. James
Production By: Robin Midgley
William Garrett: Peter Howell
John Eldred: Edgar Norfolk
Hodgson: Charles Simon
George Earle: Derek Martinus
Mrs Simpson: â„¢ Sheila Keith
Mary Simpson: Armine Sandford
Dr Rant: Norman Claridge
Coroner: John Saunders
Maid: Audrey Craig-Brown
Railway Porter: Norman Bird

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News Summary Thirty-Minute Theatre Peter Howell in 'A MASS OF COBWEBS'

Light Programme, 28 April 1959 21.30

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