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'Eight Bells'

Synopsis

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Third Edition
Written and arranged by MUNGO DEWAR
The Characters
Shorty Sinclair Able Seamen Lotty Delaney I
Boyle and Shovel!, Stokers ('The
Singing Dustmen')
William Jenkins , Telegraphist ('The
Xylophonic Sparker')
' Lanky ' Crombie, Leading Seaman Mornin ' Watch 'Arry, Signalman
Vocal Quartet from the Foretopmen (Shiner Wright , Nobby Clark ,
Spud Murphy and Taffy Jones)
Midshipman Arthur Bledisloe Marjori banks
Lieutenant G. Y. Roscope
Lieutenant R.S.V.P. Belvoir
The ' Blanco Boys ', The Ship's Band The Ship's Company and the Sergeant o' the Marines
Scene: The Quarter-Deck of H.M.S.
St. George
The cast includes : Fred Gwyn , Kenneth Blain , Fred Gibson , Raymond Newell , Gene Durham, Curtis and Ames, Styx Gibling , Bernard Reillie , John Duncan , Stearne Scott , Reginald Mitchell , and Claude Pilgrim
The BBC Variety Orchestra .. and Male Voice Chorus
Conducted by Charles Shadwell
Orchestral arrangements by Wally Wallond. Chorus arrangements by Doris Arnold
Produced by the ' Old Salt',
Harry S. Pepper

Contributors

Unknown: Lotty Delaney
Unknown: William Jenkins
Unknown: Seaman Mornin
Unknown: Shiner Wright
Unknown: Nobby Clark
Unknown: Spud Murphy
Unknown: Arthur Bledisloe Marjori
Unknown: Lieutenant G. Y. Roscope
Unknown: Fred Gwyn
Unknown: Kenneth Blain
Unknown: Fred Gibson
Unknown: Raymond Newell
Unknown: Styx Gibling
Unknown: Bernard Reillie
Unknown: John Duncan
Unknown: Stearne Scott
Unknown: Reginald Mitchell
Unknown: Claude Pilgrim
Conducted By: Charles Shadwell
Arrangements By: Wally Wallond.
Arrangements By: Doris Arnold

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