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Children's Television: The Cabin in the Clearing: 1: Friends and Foes

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A play for television in five parts by Felix Felton and Susan Ashman.
Adapted from the novel by E. S. Ellis.
"The Redskins had dug up the hatchet. The Miami and Shawnee tribes were attacking the white settlers, and we in our lonely cabin were in deadly peril...."

Contributors

Author: E. S. Ellis
Adapted by: Felix Felton
Adapted by: Susan Ashman
Fight arranger: Peter Diamond
Designer: Richard Henry
Director: Patrick Dowling
Producer: Rex Tucker
Silas Sutherland: Thomas Heathcote
Polly, his wife: Brenda Dunrich
Alice, his daughter: Ann Hanslip
Scipio: Joseph Layode
Brayton Ripley: Derek Aylward
Simon Kenton: Patrick Troughton
Mul-keep-mo: Ewen Solon
Haw-hu-da: John Woodnutt
Captain of the Fort: Alan Browning
Other parts played by: Ray Marioni
Other parts played by: Leslie Goby
Other parts played by: Sidney Calvin
Other parts played by: Norman Morris
Other parts played by: Peter Diamond
Other parts played by: Edward Vaughan-Scott
Other parts played by: Jeremy Young
Other parts played by: James Fitzgerald
Other parts played by: Nicholas Shiafkalis
Other parts played by: James Alexander

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Children's Television: The Cabin in the Clearing: 1: Friends and Foes

BBC Television, 4 January 1959 17.40






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