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Jack Jackson and his Band


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Relayed from The Dorchester Hotel
(All Nationals except Daventry)

5.15 The Children's Hour
'The Island in the Mist'
No. 4: 'The Plot Thickens'
An Adventure Play by Franklyn Kelsey
Chang Li, in the course of searching for the treasure, has discovered that the chieftain's half-brother, Nuraddin, is plotting mischief. He spies on him and is caught. But Nuraddin and Chang Li are birds of a feather, and before long they come to a complete understanding.
As a result of their partnership, the Chieftain, Armitage, and his sons and Binks are trapped in the Chieftain's secret house under the sea, and Nuraddin looks forward to usurping the Chieftain's throne.
There are, however, two flies in Nuraddin's pot of ointment. Their names are - Shorty and Conky. Wait and see what happens.


Unknown: Jack Jackson
Play By: Franklyn Kelsey

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