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on the S.S. Freeaneasy
Passengers, Mamie Soutter ,
Helen Clare , and Helene Cooney
The BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell
Script by Stanelli Kester
andMax Kester
Produced by John Sharman
Here is the first broadcast of a new monthly series introducing Stanelli, of Bachelor Party fame, to listeners as the captain of S.S. Freeaneasy leaving port this evening. As the aim and object of the captain and the crew is to keep the passengers amused, and as the mess waiter, 'Jitters ', the most miserable man on board, is played by Horace Kenney , who won fame on the halls and on the air as a down-trodden little man in a fireman's uniform in The Trial Turn, this programme should live up to its slogan of 'not a dull moment'.


Unknown: Mamie Soutter
Unknown: Helen Clare
Unknown: Helene Cooney
Conducted By: Charles Shadwell
Script By: Stanelli Kester
Script By: Max Kester
Produced By: John Sharman
Played By: Horace Kenney
Captain: Stanelli
First Officer: Sydney Jerome
Sliggs (The Bar Steward): Ted Andrews
Jitters (' Mess ' Waiter): Horace Kenney
Two Deck Hands: Murray
Two Deck Hands: Mooney

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