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The story of a fan through a hundred years of party dresses.
James Laver discloses how women have dressed for the party since 1840.
The episodes are played by Marion Gerth, Jill Hulbert, Charmian Innes, Nova Pilbeam, Irene Prador, Oriel Ross, Carole Raye, Sheila Sim, Sophie Stewart, Enid Trevor.
(Sheila Sim appears by permission of the Boulting Brothers)


Presenter/devised by:
James Laver
Devised by:
Pearl Binder
A. Miller Jones
Marion Gerth
Jill Hulbert
Charmian Innes
Nova Pilbeam
Irene Prador
Oriel Ross.
Carole Raye
Sheila Sim
Sophie Stewart
Enid Trevor

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