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Vanity Fair: Episode 3


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by William Makepeace Thackeray
Adapted in six weekly instalments by Constance Cox and Ian Dallas
[Starring] Joyce Redman and Alan Badel

The action takes place in London in Mr. Sedley's house, Russell Square, and in his house at Fulham; in Mr. Osborne's house, Russell Square; and in Hulker, Bullock and Co., Bankers; in a coach on the Brighton Road; at Becky's lodgings in Brighton and in Miss Crawley's private suite; and on a packet-boat bound for Ostend.
Time, 1814
(A BBC telerecording of the broadcast on January 11, 1957)


Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
Adapted by: Constance Cox
Adapted by: Ian Dallas
Producer: Campbell Logan
Designer: Stephen Bundy
Auctioneer: Horace Sequeira
Gentleman at auction: Denis Edwards
Gentleman at auction: Philip Howard
Captain Dobbin: Derek Blomfield
Becky: Joyce Redman
Rawdon Crawley: Alan Badel
Amelia Sedley: Petra Davies
Mrs. John Sedley: Marian Spencer
John Sedley: Graham Stuart
George Osborne: David Peel
Mr. Osborne's butler: Walter Horsbrugh
Miss Crawley: Marda Vanne
Joseph Sedley: Jack May
Miss Briggs: Barbara Leake
Mrs. Bute Crawley: Katharine Page
Mr. Quill, cashier: Sidney Monckton
Mr. Driver, bank clerk: Jeremy Longhurst
Other parts played by: John Boewn
Other parts played by: Terry Baker
Other parts played by: Anne Marryott

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