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by J. R. R. Tolkien
An adaptation in six parts from volumes 2 and 3 of the trilogy 5 — ' Minas Tirith and Mount Doom '
(Continued in next column)
Music by Anthony Smith-Masters
The programme adapted and produced by Terence Tiller


Unknown: J. R. R. Tolkien
Music By: Anthony Smith-Masters
Produced By: Terence Tiller
Narrator: Derek Hart
Theoden: Valentine Dyall
Eowyn: Olive Gregg
The Black Captain: Felix Felton
Merry: Michael Collins
Eomer: Noel Johnson
Ioreth: Prunella Scales
Aragorn: Godfrey Kenton
Legolas: Frank Duncan
Gimli: Eric Lugg
Gandalf: Norman Shelley
Pippin: Basil Jones
Sam: Victor Platt
Orcs: Derek Prentice
Orcs: Roger Snowdon
Frodo: Oliver Burt
Gollum: Gerik Schjelderup

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Third Programme, 16 December 1956 17.25

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