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Play written for broadcasting by Monckton Hoffe. Produced by Val Gielgud. Narrator, Monckton Hoffe
Members of the Immortality Club :


Broadcasting By: Monckton Hoffe.
Produced By: Val Gielgud.
Narrator: Monckton Hoffe
Mr George Peabody from the Royal Exchange: Graveley Edwards
The Duke of Wellington from Hyde Park Corner: Cecil Trouncer
Lord Nelson of the Nile from Trafalgar Square: Ivan Samson
Miss Florence Nightingale from Waterloo Place: Grizelda Hervey
Private Thomas from Paddington Station: Eliot Makeham
Mr W E Gladstone from the Strand: Arthur Young
Mr Abraham Lincoln from Parlia ment Square: James McKechnie
Crichton, the club steward: Heron Carvic
The Lady: Gladys Young

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BBC Home Service Basic, 31 January 1942 21.35

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