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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
by JAMES WEDGWOOD DRAWBELL adapted by Muriel Levy as a serial in six episodes with Richard Hurndall as Peter Kenton
Jennifer Wright as Peggy Deane
David March as Tony Walham
1: American Adventure
Julie Carrol , depressed by the notices of her play, has committed suicide by throwing herself from the balcony of her flat during her first-night party. Peter persuades Peggy to go to America with him for the production there of his new play.
Cast in order of speaking:
Passengers, stewards, etc. played bv
Keith Buckley and Anthony Hall Production by Audrey CAMERON


Unknown: James Wedgwood Drawbell
Adapted By: Muriel Levy
Unknown: Richard Hurndall
Unknown: Peter Kenton
Unknown: Jennifer Wright
Unknown: Peggy Deane
Unknown: David March
Unknown: Tony Walham
Unknown: Julie Carrol
Unknown: Keith Buckley
Production By: Audrey Cameron
Peter Kenton: Richard Hurndall
Peggy Deane: Jennifer Wright
Tony Walham: David March
Joe Kempner: Philip Leaver
Wheeler Overman: John Glen
Grace Anning: Ann Murray
Rena Dalroy: Barbara Mitchell

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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