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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
An attempt to capture the ' inward eye ' of all children
Written by JESSIE KESSON based on her own experiences in a city tenement and a country orphanage with Lennox Milne as Narrator
Eme Morrison as The child and Meg Buchanan Aileen Croan
lain Cuthbertson , Jean Faulds Helena Gloag , Gwyneth Guthrie Nan Kerr , Morag McNee
June Shields. Gerard Slevin
Jean Taylor Smith , Mary Walton Produced bv DAVID THOMSON in the BBC's Scottish studios
A new production of the programme first heard in 1952


Written By: Jessie Kesson
Unknown: Lennox Milne
Narrator: Eme Morrison
Unknown: Meg Buchanan
Unknown: Aileen Croan
Unknown: Lain Cuthbertson
Unknown: Jean Faulds
Unknown: Helena Gloag
Unknown: Gwyneth Guthrie
Unknown: Nan Kerr
Unknown: Morag McNee
Unknown: June Shields.
Unknown: Gerard Slevin
Unknown: Jean Taylor Smith
Unknown: Mary Walton

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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