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Three Epic Dramas


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by Stephen Leacock.
1 - Forging the Fifteenth Amendment
a drama of the American Civil War.
with Frank Birch, Neil Porter, J. Hubert Leslie, Victor Fairley.

2 - Mettawamkeag
an Indian tragedy.
with V. C. Clinton Baddeley, Hedley Briggs, William Lyon Brown, Rani Waller.

3 - Des deux choses l'une
a drama of the First Empire.
with Frank Birch as Napoleon, Judith Gick as Josephine.

(to 22.00)


Author: Stephen Leacock
Narrator: Don Gemmell
Production: Jan Bussell
Lincoln (Forging the Fifteenth Amendment): Frank Birch
Staunton (Forging the Fifteenth Amendment): Neil Porter
[Actor] (Forging the Fifteenth Amendment): J. Hubert Leslie
Messenger (Forging the Fifteenth Amendment): Victor Fairley
Areopagitica (Mettawamkeag): V.C. Clinton Baddeley
[Actor] (Mettawamkeag): Hedley Briggs
The Encyclopaedia (Mettawamkeag): William Lyon Brown
Sparkling Soda Water (Mettawamkeag): Rani Waller
Napoleon (Des deux choses l'une): Frank Birch
Josephine (Des deux choses l'une): Judith Gick

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