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The Attorney-General


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by Philip Grenville Mann.
Starring John Clements with Andre van Gyseghem, Olive McFarland


Writer: Philip Grenville Mann
Producer: Harold Clayton
Designer: Stephen Bundy
Sergeant Lane: Anthony Bate
Sergeant Constantine: Norman Mitchell
Lieut Ned Louden: James Sharkey
Captain Alcot: Richard Vernon
James Newton: Danvers Walker
Frank Taylor: Leonard Cracknell
Jacko: Sonny Pillay
The Sentry: John Wilding
Bessie Constantine: Olive McFarland
Nathaniel Carlton: Andre van Gyseghem
Robert MacDonald: Ronald Adam
John Sanders: Christopher Hodge
Thomas Morland: John Clements
Joshua Beer: Robert Cawdron
Martha Salisbury: Carole Ann Ford
Jack Salisbury: Anthony Valentine
A gaoler: Van Boolen
Mr White: Michael Rose
The Judge: Julian D'Albie
Foreman of the Jury: Howard Douglas

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