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A play of detection in six episodes by Mary Fitt
6—' Mr. Vaughan Shows the Way '
Guitar played by Ernest Haigh
Pianist, Mary Kendall
Produced by Dafydd Gruffydd
(The recorded broadcast in the Welsh Home Service on December 17)


Unknown: Mary Fitt
Played By: Ernest Haigh
Pianist: Mary Kendall
Produced By: Dafydd Gruffydd
Narrator: John Darran
Mr Vaughan, a retired solicitor: Ivor Maddox
Robert Lomax, a gentleman farmer: Leonard Mayo
Mrs Lomax: Vera Meazey
Police Superintendent Fadden: Barry Faber
Pollicot a night-watchman: Moses Jones
Sebastian Rowles: John Powell
Mrs Cann, a palmist and clairvoyant: Alice Burrows
Louis Cann her husband: Owen Llewelyn
Amelia Clairvaux: Gwenyth Petty
Lady Assche: Mollie Bladon
Henry Rowles: Noel Johnson

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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