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'THE COASTS OF INDIA'

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A play in four acts by George Reston Malloch
Cast and Act 1 : The office of John Mair 's cotton-spinning mill in a small Scottish town
Act 2 : The drawing-room of John Mair 's house a few days later
Act 3 : The garden of John Mair 's house the same evening
Act 4 : The sitting-room of a small flat in Glasgow a year later
Time : The eighteen-nineties
Adapted for broadcasting and produced by Gordon Gildard
(Scottish Programme)
[Programme continued on page 86

Contributors

Unknown: George Reston Malloch
Unknown: John Mair
Unknown: John Mair
Unknown: John Mair
Produced By: Gordon Gildard
John Mair, senior partner of a firm of cotton yarn spinners: R. B. Wharrie
Margaret Mair, his wife: Grace McChlery
Marion Mair, his daughter: Jean Taylor Smith
Duncan Mair, his son: W. H. D. Joss
Thomas Mair, his nephew and junior partner: .C. R. M. Brookes
Alexander Mair, his brother: E. J. P. MacE
Jane Mair, his cousin: Catherine Fletcher
Agnes Sinclair, his cousin: Nan Scott
Mr Innes, his banker: Alex. J. Crawford
William Allison, a cotton thread manufacturer, his principal customer: James Smith Campbell
William Nairn, his clerk: William Wright
Gray (two of his' employees): James McKechnie
Sanderson (two of his' employees): James Sloan
Robert Macandrew, a retired book-keeper: James Anderson
James Macfarlane, a young business man: Tom Smith
Willie Brown, a young lawyer: James K. Urquhart
A Factor: David Mowat

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