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5.00 For Younger Listeners
'The Boy with the Green Thumb'
A series of six stories written by Barbara Euphan Todd and told by Eve
1: 'Mustard and Cress'
As everyone knows, people with green fingers can make almost anything grow, and people with green thumbs can make everything grow. But on the whole it's best to be mean with magic ...
5.15 For Older Children
Carleton Hobbs and Norman Shelley In
'The Naval Treaty'
The first of six Sherlock Holmes stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The action of the play takes place in London and Woking in the 1880s.
Sir Arthur Conan
Percy Phelps, an old school friend of Watson's:
Annie Harrison, his fiancee:
Joseph Harrison, her elder brother:
Lord Holdhurst, the Foreign Secretary:
Forbes, a Scotland Yard official:
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