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SATURDAY MATINEE

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Miss Hei and Miss Lo
A tale of old China by DICK CROSS
What happens when a shy young scholar dreams that two lovely flowers in his garden materialise and become two real young ladies; and when a wily marriage broker and the proprietress of a Singing House substitute two real young ladies for the dream-girls?
Produced by H. B. FORTUIN

Contributors

Unknown: Dick Cross
Produced By: H. B. Fortuin
Lu Chin the storyteller: William Eedle
Mr Li a scholar: Peter Wilde
Chang, a marriage broker: Haydn Jones
Willow Bud proprietress of the Red Tower: Kathleen Helme
Ho Ling, Duke Ying's personal magician: James Thomason
Duke Ying district mandarin: Peter Claughton
Mother Wang Mr Li's housekeeper: Beatrice Kane
Lotus Petal: Freda Dowie
Misty Moonlight: Nerys Kerfoot
Miss Hei Fei: June Tobin
Miss Lo Fu: Rosalind Knight

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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