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by S.G. Hulme Beaman
Hendrik Baker's production from the Granville Theatre, Walham Green (by permission of A. A. Shenburn)
(to 16.00)


Writer/After the illustrations by:
S.G. Hulme Beaman
Stage production/Settings:
Hendrik Baker
Produced for television by:
Alex McCrindle
Larry the Lamb:
Betty Blackler
Dennis, the Dachshund:
Malcolm Thomas
Ernest the Policeman:
Fred Essex
Peter Brass:
Roger Trafford
The Mayor of Toy Town:
Raymond Rollett
His Secretary:
Alan Welch
The Doctor:
Bligh Chesmond
Mr. Growser:
Lawrence Hanray
The Inventor:
John Deverell
The Magician:
Anthony Cope
Captain Higgins:
Clifford Buckton
Cannibal Chief:
Van Boolen
Other parts played by:
Anthony Collins
Other parts played by:
David Reynolds
Other parts played by:
J. Howell
Other parts played by:
Michael Mellinger
Other parts played by:
Jachin Howes

A comedy by Kenneth Horne.
The action takes place at the Rectory, Upper Werton, Somerset.
Part 1 shows how it all started and what might have happened if Jo had answered 'No'. Part 2 shows what might have happened if Jo had answered 'Yes'. And, finally, what actually did happen.
(Joan Newell appears by permission of Emile Littler)


Kenneth Horne
James Bould
Ian Atkins
Mrs. Webb, daily woman:
Molly Hamley Clifford
The Rev. Richard Jarrow, Rector of Upper Werton:
Eliot Makeham
Emma Jarrow, the Rector's wife:
Chloe Gibson
Sally Jarrow, their younger daughter:
Joan Newell
Joanna Jarrow, their elder daughter:
Avril Hillyer
The Rev. Mr. Bagshott, the curate:
Desmond Walter-Ellis
Adrian Marsh, a friend of the family:
Alwyne Whatsley

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