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Wednesday Matinee Double Bill 'THE SENTRY'


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A radio play by Harrs Baumann A after the story by , Nikolai Leskov
Translated from the German by Isabel McHugh and Florence McHugh
The story deals with the consequences and moral issues that arise when a sentry deserts his post outside the Imperial Palace in St. Petersburg to go to the assistance of a drowning man.


Play By: Harrs Baumann
Story By: Nikolai Leskov
Unknown: Isabel McHugh
Unknown: Florence McHugh
Narrator: James Thomason
Sergeant: Leigh Crutchley
Lieutenant Miller: Peter Wilde
Postnikoff: Jeffrey Segal
Officer: Norman Claridge
Colonel: Keith Williams
General Kokochkin: Richard Williams
Servant: Harold Reese
Orderly: Harold Reese
Police Sergeant: George Hagan
Man: Anthony Viccars
Archimandrite: Malcolm Hayes

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Wednesday Matinee Double Bill 'THE SENTRY'

BBC Home Service Basic, 19 August 1959 15.00

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