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A Scandal in Bohemia


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by Arthur Conan Doyle.
Adapted by C. A. Lejeune.
[Starring] Alan Wheatley as Sherlock Holmes
Next week: 'The Dying Detective'


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Adapted by: C. A. Lejeune
Settings: James Bould
Producer: Ian Atkins
Sherlock Holmes: Alan Wheatley
Dr. Watson: Raymond Francis
The King of Bohemia: Alan Judd
Irene Adler: Olga Edwards
Godfrey Norton: John Stevens
Mrs. Hudson: Iris Vandeleur
Housekeeper: Betty Turner
Old cabby: Michael Raghan
Young cabby: Donald Kemp
Ostler: Meadows White
Ostler: John Fitzgerald
Ostler: Vernon Gibb
Others taking part: Pamela Barnard
Others taking part: Antony Beaumont
Others taking part: John Boddington
Others taking part: Eric Dodson
Others taking part: Alexis Milne
Others taking part: Florence Viner
Others taking part: Donald Whittle

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