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William and the American Tie


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by Richmal Crompton.
Adapted by C. E. Webber.

What is William like at school? Join him this week in another hilarious adventure and you will find out.


Author: Richmal Crompton
Adapted by: C. E. Webber
Producer: Leonard Chase
Film Cameraman: Peter Hamilton
Film Editor: Roy Fry
Designer: Austen L. Spriggs
Roxana: Barbara Barnett
Robert: David Cole
William: Dennis Waterman
Ginger: Christopher Witty
Henry: Bobby Bannerman
Douglas: Carlo Cura
Hubert Lane: Nicolas Clay
First Laneite: Norman Bacon
Second Laneite: Ian Percy
Mr Vastop: Geoffrey Wincott
Mrs Brown: Patricia Marmont
Violet Elizabeth: Gillian Gostling
Policeman: Ivor Salter
Other boy: John Langley
Other boy: Larry Viner
Other boy: Nicholas Hall
Other boy: Timothy Palmer
Other boy: Gareth Tandy
Other boy: Alexander Riley
Other boy: Brian Thomas

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William and the American Tie

BBC Television, 30 June 1962 17.25

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