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: An Organ Recital

by James E. Bell.
Relayed from the New Palace Theatre, Bristol.


Organist: James E. Bell

: S.B. from London

(9.30 Local Announcements)

: Variety

The Audley Mouth-Organ Trio

9.40 Much Mercle
A Rustic Comedy, in One Act, by Miriam Pritchett.
Scene: The Village Shop and Post Office in Much Mercle, Herefordshire.

Gossips in the village post office at Much Mercle tell of dark deeds and imminent tragedy-poison and sudden death. New-comers to the village have obligingly provided the sensation, but in the end the tragedy is the sudden death of the villagers' secret hope to put Much Mercle on the map.


Musicians: The Audley Mouth-Organ Trio
Writer (Much Mercle): Miriam Pritchett
Mrs. Wagstaffe: Daisy Cull
Mrs. Bevan: Miriam Pritchett
Clara: Vera Shifton
Old Jauncey: Eben Rogers
Miss Morgan: Hope Kerr
Sam Hodges: Jack Parkin
Tom Neville: Arthur Condy
Mrs. Neville: Marion Foreman

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