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'THE PEASLAKE CRASH '

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A new radio play by Lance Sieveking
Founded on J. E. Gurdon 's story of the same name
With music specially composed by Gerrard Williams
William Peaslake , millionaire, aged 47, alone at 10,000 feet above the earth ... So many little gauges and knobs ... what are they all? What a terrible position to find oneself in, and nothing below me but white clouds.
Cast
Also : Air Force officers, officials, waiters, wireless announcers, newspaper men, girl-friends, etc.
Carleton Hobbs , Charles Mason , Stephen Jack , Arthur Vivian , Geoffrey Sumner , and Audrey Samson
The orchestra conducted by Robert Chignell
The play produced by Lance Sieveking
The Peaslake Crash ' was broadcast in the Regional programme on Tuesday

Contributors

Play By: Lance Sieveking
Unknown: J. E. Gurdon
Composed By: Gerrard Williams
Composed By: William Peaslake
Unknown: Carleton Hobbs
Unknown: Charles Mason
Unknown: Stephen Jack
Unknown: Arthur Vivian
Unknown: Geoffrey Sumner
Unknown: Audrey Samson
Conducted By: Robert Chignell
Produced By: Lance Sieveking
Unknown: Peaslake Crash
William Peaslake, a millionaire: Harold Scott
Anne Dumere, his devoted secretary: Joan Henley
Rita, his niece: Joan Brierley
Flight-Lieutenant Hugh Paige-Terry, her fiance: Howard Marion-Crawford
Cyril, brother to Hugh: John Teed

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