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' Tunes of the Town'


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An excerpt from
A revue by Leslie Julian Jones and Aubrey Ensor , directed by Stephen Thomas and Anthony Hawtrey
The cast includes: Greta Gynt , Magda Kun , Nadine March, Rubina Gilchrist , Frank Pettingell , Wilfrid Hyde White , Marjory Clark , Virginia Winter, Brian Buchel , Charles Peters , Hugh 'Latimer, Jean Carr, Alma O'Shean, Betty Karina, Joan Harris At the pianos: Leslie Julian Jones and John Pritchett. At the drums:
Charles Donaldson
On 877 kc/s 342.1 m.


Revue By: Leslie Julian Jones
Revue By: Aubrey Ensor
Directed By: Stephen Thomas
Directed By: Anthony Hawtrey
Unknown: Greta Gynt
Unknown: Magda Kun
Unknown: Rubina Gilchrist
Unknown: Frank Pettingell
Unknown: Wilfrid Hyde White
Unknown: Marjory Clark
Unknown: Brian Buchel
Unknown: Charles Peters

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