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' RED GAUNTLET'

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by Sir Walter Scott
Adapted as a serial for broadcasting by John Keir Cross
7—' Pate-in-Peril '
Produced by James Crampsey
(George Davies is appearing in ' The Tinkers of the World at the Gateway Theatre, Edinburgh; Tom Fleming broadcasts by permission of the Gateway Theatre, Edinburgh; David Steuart by permission of Perth Repertory Theatre)
Darsie Latimer now knows that the mysterious Laird of the Solway Lochs -he who has twice saved the young man's life, first from the Solway quick-sand and later from the murderous hand of Cristal Nixon-is an attainted Jacobite. He knows, too, that the Laird not only has abducted him, prisoner-like, into the forbidden England of his birth, but has let Latimer's Scottish friends believe he has been murdered.
In England, in Cumberland to be more precise, our young hero finds himself arraigned before the magistrate, Mr. Justice Foxley, when the Laird, apparently known as Squire Ingoldsby in these parts, seeks a warrant for his custody. The hearing of the case is interrupted by the arrival from Scotland of Peter Peebles. Thereafter Latimer is shown that he, like the Laird, bears on his brow the unmistakable horse-shoe mark of the Redgauntlet of Wandering Willie's tale!

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Walter Scott
Broadcasting By: John Keir
Produced By: James Crampsey
Unknown: George Davies
Unknown: Tom Fleming
Unknown: David Steuart
Unknown: Darsie Latimer
Unknown: Squire Ingoldsby
Unknown: Peter Peebles.
Darsie Latimer: Bryden Murdoch
Alan Fairford: Tom Fleming
Lilias: June Shields
Redgauntlet: David Steuart
Cristal Nixon: George Davies
Provost Crosbie: E J P MacE
Maxwell of Summertrees: John M. Bannerman
Sir Walter: Bill Crichton

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