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' The Gleam in the North '


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by D. K. Broster
Adapted by Catherine M. Barr in six parts
4-' The Reluctant Villain'
Produced by Ian Wishart
When Ewcn Cameron found a badly wounded redcoat officer and told the garrison at Mingary Casde about him, he found himself held as a prisoner.


Unknown: D. K. Broster
Adapted By: Catherine M. Barr
Produced By: Ian Wishart
Unknown: Ewcn Cameron
Ewen Cameron of Ardroy: Bryden Murdoch
His sons: Donald: Rosemary Eadie
His sons: Keith: Moira Pedersen
Alison, his wife: Gwyneth Guthrie
Alexander Stewart: Bill Crichton
Landlord: William Simpson
Lord Aveling: Arthur Boland
Mrs Stewart: Effle Morrison
Peggy Stewart: Joan Fitzpatrick
Dr Archibald Cameron: Henry Donald
Narrator: Alex McAvoy

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