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For Older Listeners
' Lariat Boy '
A serial in two parts by Alan Dixon 1
—' Running Deer's Mission '
Produced by Herbert Smith
A story of the Little Sioux Indians, and the White Settlers who lived peaceably with them in the warlike days of the eighties on the North American continent.
Alan Dixon writes on page 21
5.50 Children's Hour prayers for Lent
Conducted by the Bishop of Aston
The Rt. Rev. Michael Parker


Unknown: Alan Dixon
Produced By: Herbert Smith
Unknown: Alan Dixon
Unknown: Rt. Rev. Michael Parker
Granpa Weldon, leader of the White pioneers: MacDonald Parke
Ben Weldon, grandson of Granpa Weldon: Michael McGrath
Running Deer son of Great Eagle: Paul Webster
Sundown Ryan, Pony Express rider: Harry Towb
Great Eagle, Chief of the Little Sioux: Andrew Wurlidge
Banjo, a darkie cowhand, servant and friend of Ben and Running Deer: Graham Tennant
A bandit: Noel Johnson

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