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by Hugh Munro adapted by IAN S. MUNRO with Joseph Brady
' You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours. It's an old tribal custom.'
Produced by STEWART CONN


Unknown: Hugh Munro
Adapted By: Ian S. Munro
Unknown: Joseph Brady
Produced By: Stewart Conn
Midge: W H D Joss
Nellie Harris: Effie Morrison
Alistair Carrick: Joseph Brady
Brynn: Alec Monteath
Joyce Cartick: Leslie Blacxater
Martha Tait: Jean Taylor-Smith
Nora: Eileen McCallum
Mick Mallon: James Gavican
Bella: Elspeth Weir
Alice Carrick: Marjorie Dalziel
Dave Carrick: Bryden Murdoch
Mrs Beaker: Mary Riggans
Mr Craik: Harvey Scott
Andy Tait W H: D Joss
Robbie Tait: David Kinnaird
Bruce: Ewan MacAulay
Mrs Wenton-Firth: Joan Fitzpatrick
Chairman: Wallace Campbell
Provost Caird: James Gibson

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