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Playwrights of the North


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'Dealing in Futures'
A Play in Three Acts by HAROLD BRIGHOUSE
Period : 1898-1900
Act I.-The Drawing-room of Jabez Thompson 's house in an outlying Lancashire village.
Act II.—Thompson's Office at the Works. The following morning.
Act III.—The Ante-room of the Assembly Hall.
The same evening.


Unknown: Harold Brighouse
Unknown: Jabez Thompson
Jabez Thompson (a Chemical Manufacturer): G. Bernard Smith
Rosie Thompson (his Daughter): Hylda Metcalf
John Bunting, J P (a Master Dyer): Frank A. Nicholls
Charles Bunting (his Son): Tom Wilson
Walter Clavering (a Young Doctor): W.E. Dlckman
Lomax (Thompson's Cashier): Allen Sykes
Dowden (a Clerk): J J Ward
Mrs Wilcox: Ella Forsyth
James Pullen (Workmen employed at Thompson's Workd): Charles Nesbitt
Robert James (Workmen employed at Thompson's Workd): Michael Voisey
Joseph Livesey (Workmen employed at Thompson's Workd): D. E. Ormerod
Job Alcott (Workmen employed at Thompson's Workd): H. R. Williams
Mrs Jones: Lucia Rogers

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