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A Radio Musical Play
Book by Henrik Ege
(Based on a story by Tom Arnold )
Lyrics by Christopher Hassall
Music by Geoffrey Henman
Orchestrations by Haydn Wood
The Radio Three and Bertram Dench , Ernest Sefton ,
Arthur Gomez , Betty Van Gene
Peggy Cochrane at the piano
The BBC Theatre Orchestra
Conducted by Mark H. Lubbock
Produced by Bryan Michie
This pfay was broadcast in the National programme on Tuesday


Book By: Henrik Ege
Story By: Tom Arnold
Unknown: Christopher Hassall
Music By: Geoffrey Henman
Unknown: Haydn Wood
Unknown: Bertram Dench
Unknown: Ernest Sefton
Unknown: Arthur Gomez
Unknown: Betty van Gene
Unknown: Peggy Cochrane
Conducted By: Mark H. Lubbock
Produced By: Bryan Michie
Miss McTwiddie: Peggy Cochrane
Mr Barley: Patrick Waddington
Albert Pepworth: Claude Hulbert
Dulcie: Phoebe Hodgson
Cherry: Betty Huntley-Wright
Colonel Blore-Humber: Bobbie Comber

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