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CHILDREN'S HOUR

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THE LITTLE PLAYS OF
ST. FRANCIS by LAURENCE HOUSMAN
Narrated by David Davis
Sister Gold
Brother Jnniper
The plays adapted and produced by Herbert Smith
5.50 THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE
Christmas Appeal for
Children in Need of Help by David Davis (' David
Contributions (preferably by crossed postal order) will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to David Davis, Esq., [address removed]
This appeal is made each year on behalf of children who are invalids, crippled, mentally handicapped, or simply in need of help in one form or another. Donations received are distributed by the BBC on the advice of the BBC's Appeals Advisory Committees; and charitable organisations whose work falls within the terms of the appeal should write for application forms to [address removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Housman
Unknown: David Davis
Produced By: Herbert Smith
Unknown: David Davis
St Francis: George Hagan
Brother Juniper: Geoffrey Banks
Goat Boy: Robert Powell
First Robber: Norman Somers
Second Robber: John Blain
Third Robber: John Broadbent
Miser: Norman Partriege
Father Minister: Tom Harrison
Brother Juniper: Geoffrey Banks
St Francis: George Hagan
Brother Rufus: John Blain
Brother Jerome: Frederic Wilson
Brother Angelo: Norman Somers
Brother Simon: Robert Powell
Brother Anthony: John Broadbent
Brother John: Norman Partriege

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