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Easter story for young and old, by Loftus Wigram. Music composed by Henry Reed. Orchestrations by Jack Beaver. Programme directed by Imlay Watts , and produced by Tom Ronald
Other animals, Members of Parliament, railway passengers, children, horrible humans, newspaper reporters, etc., played by the BBC Variety Repertory Company. The Revue Chorus, the Dance Orchestra and a section of the BBC Revue Orchestra conducted by Billy Tement
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