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The Wednesday Caller by Lynne Reid Banks with Mary O'Farrell
Old axe doesn'always mellow. especially if it comes hand-in-hand with poverty, loneliness, and ill-health. Alice Richards was a cross. disagreeable old woman who didn'welcome well-meant offers of help. But Lavinia was determined to 'make her like me.'
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by BETTY DAVIES


Unknown: Lynne Reid Banks
Unknown: Mary O'Farrell
Unknown: Alice Richards
Produced By: Betty Davies
Alice Richards: Mary O'Farrell
Mrs Wigginton: Molly Rankin
Lavinia: Jill Hyem
Mrs Beatty: Ella Milne
Denise: Jo Manning Wilson
Sarah: Valerie Kirkbright
Nigel: Peter Bartlett
Jay: Glyn Dearman
Electrician: Gordon Faith
Andrew: Kenneth Shanley

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