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Tell Her the Truth


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A play with music by Frederick S. Isham.
Adaptation by R.P. Weston and Bert Lee.
(Second performance next Friday, 8.45 p.m.)


Author: Frederick S. Isham
Adaptation: R.P. Weston
Adaptation: Bert Lee
Lyrics and music: Jack Waller
Lyrics and music: Joseph Tonbridge
Orchestra directed by: Eric Robinson
Settings: Stephen Bundy
Dances arranger: Sheila Rawle
Producer: Michael Mills
Dick Dennison: Ian Carmichael
The Office Boy: Billy Nelson, Jnr
Maclean: Archie Duncan
Ralston: Arthur Rigby, Jnr
Parkin: Wylie Watson
Bob Bennett: Charles Hawtrey
Polly: Diana Decker
Helen: Frances Marsden
Mrs. Ralston: Ruth Taylor
Gwen: Roma Beaumont
Ethel: Joan Hickson
Martha: Rosemary Davis

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