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(3rd Edition)
Presented and Produced by W. H. PITTMAN and R. HALL. Additional Musical Numbers composed by R. HALL
Opening Chorus, Ding Dong '
A Soothing Melody, ' Channaine '
We'll soon have Christmas here again — Topical ! Hal Lennard tries to teach Wal Hanley manners Win Anson becomes confidential
Wal Hanley asks, ' Where are they ? ' Hal Lennard blows the Saxophone Len Roberts-You 've heard him before
An Operatic Children's Hour: ' ' Uncles are
Uncles, but Aunts aren't '
Bertha Anson-she told the producer she could sing!
' The Doll Dance,' a combined attack by our three melody mutilators
A Musical Comedy in Miniature
Scene A Village by the Zuyder Zee
Finale : Good-night, everybody, Good-night


Produced By: W. H. Pittman
Produced By: R. Hall.
Composed By: R. Hall
Unknown: Hal Lennard
Unknown: Wal Hanley
Unknown: Wal Hanley
Unknown: Hal Lennard
Unknown: Saxophone Len Roberts-You
Hans, a Dutch Farmer: Hal Lennard
Sir Richard Fielding, a wealthy Englishman: Len Roberts
Simpson, his Valet: Wal Hanley
Katrina (Dutch Girls): Bertha Anson
Mena (Dutch Girls): Win Anson

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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.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

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