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Potash and Perlmutter

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by Charles Kline.
Adapted from a series of stories by Montague Glass.
[Starring] Harry Green with Meier Tzelniker and Eleanor Summerfield
The action takes place in New York. Time. the present
Before an invited audience at the Television Theatre

Potash and Perlmutter are in the dress business and full of troubles. They are partners but they specialise in having rows, sounding very angry with each other-and uniting rapidly and vehemently if anyone else tries to join in. Their current problems involve a lawyer who is also an estate agent and a trade union leader, a designer who is too good to be allowed to stay with a competitor, and a strange young man the partners have recently employed. He seems inoffensive enough; very mild, very polite, even efficient. But he has an involved political past and when that catches up with him the partnership, which seemed indissoluble, looks like going under.

Contributors

Adapter: Charles Kline
Author: Montague Glass
Producer: Julian Amyes
Designer: Stephen Bundy
Mawruss Perlmutter: Harry Green
Abe Potash: Meier Tzelniker
Mark Pasinsky: Vic Wise
Henry D. Feldman: John McLaren
Boris Andrieff: Robert Rietty
Mozart Rabiner: Roland Green
Henry Sieurman: Launce Maraschal
Senator Murphy: C Denier Warren
Book agent: Mayne Lynton
Sidney: Michael Segal
Expressman: Howard Pays
U. S. Deputy-Marshal Ferguson: Charles Irwin
U. S. Deputy-Marshal Farrell: Harold Ayer
Ruth Snyder: Eleanor Summerfield
Mis Potash: Kitty Davies
Irma Potash: Shirley Cooklin
Miss Cohen: Madi Hedd
Miss Levin: Jacqueline Curtiss
Miss O'Brien: Joy Webster
Miss Nelson: Lillemor Knudsen

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Potash and Perlmutter

BBC Television, 1 August 1955 20.15






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