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: Children's Television

Muffin the Mule
with Annette Mills (who writes the songs) and Ann Hogarth (who pulls the strings).

Children's Newsreel

The Kentish Robin
Written for television by Shaun Sutton and Rex Tucker.
A romance in the time of the First Queen Elizabeth.
The action of the play takes place in Brandon Hall near the coast of Kent, a month after the defeat of the great Armada in August 1588.
(Previously televised last Thursday)
(Colin Douglas is appearing in 'Wild Horses' at the Aldwych Theatre, London)

(to 18.15)

Contributors

Presenter/Songwriter (Muffin the Mule): Annette Mills
Puppeteer (Muffin the Mule): Ann Hogarth
Writer (The Kentish Robin): Shaun Sutton
Writer/Producer (The Kentish Robin): Rex Tucker
Settings (The Kentish Robin): Stephen Taylor
Robin Brandon: Jimmy Verner
Humphrey Brandon: Colin Douglas
Don Miguel: Hector Ross
Gervase: Desmond Montgomery
Sir Eustace Palmer: John van Eyssen
Queen Elizabeth I: Grizelda Hervey
Other parts played by: Elizabeth Barry
Other parts played by: Lisa Sibley
Other parts played by: John Franklin
Other parts played by: Shaun Sutton

: What's My Line?

with Elizabeth Allan, Barbara Kelly, Jerry Desmonde, Gilbert Harding trying to find the answers and Eamonn Andrews to see fair play.
('What's My Line?' was devised by Mark Goodson and Bill Todman and is presented by arrangement with C.B.S. of America and Maurice Winnick)

Contributors

Panellist: Elizabeth Allan
Panellist: Barbara Kelly
Panellist: Jerry Desmonde
Panellist: Gilbert Harding
Chairman: Eamonn Andrews
Presented by: T. Leslie Jackson

: The Troubled Air

[Starring] Patrick Barr and Joyce Heron
Second performance: Thursday at 7.15

Contributors

Clement Archer: Patrick Barr
Kitty Archer: Joyce Heron

: Kabi Laretei (piano)

Ballade in G minor - Brahms
Wedding Day at Troldhaugen - Grieg
Zither Polka - Tubin
Berceuse - Chopin
See Television Diary

Contributors

Pianist: Kabi Laretei








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