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Hot Summer Night
The stage and television play by Ted Willis adapted for radio by GALE PEDRICK with Joan Miller , Nigel Stock and Cy Grant
Jacko Palmer , a union official, is ready to champion a West Indian when it comes to promotion. But things are not so simple when the colour problem arises in his own family circle.
Clarinet played by TONY COE
Produced by DAVID H. GODFREY Broadcast in March. 1963


Play By: Ted Willis
Radio By: Gale Pedrick
Unknown: Joan Miller
Unknown: Nigel Stock
Unknown: Cy Grant
Unknown: Jacko Palmer
Played By: Tony Coe
Produced By: David H. Godfrey
Narrator: Lee Fox
Frank Stephens: Denys Hawthorne
The Old Man: Earle Grey
Nell Palmer: Joan Miller
Jack Palmer (Jacko): Nigel Stock
Judy Gomez: Dorit Welles
Kathie Palmer: Nerys Hughes
Sonny Lincoln: Cy Grant

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