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A farce by Arthur W. Pinero.
Based on Athene Seyler's stage production.
[Starring] Denys Blakelock
The action of the play takes place at the Deanery and in the local police station at St. Marvells some time in the 1880s.


Arthur W. Pinero
Stage production:
Athene Seyler
Douglas Allen
Cecil Beaton
James Bould
The Very Rev. Augustin Jedd, D.D. (the Dean of St Marvells):
Denys Blakelock
Joan Benham
Jennifer Gray
Georgiana Tidman, his sister:
Nuna Davey
Blore, butler at the Deanery:
Eric Messiter
Sir Tristram Mardon, Bart:
Owen Reynolds
Hatcham, his groom:
Charles Wade
Major Tarver:
Desmond Walter-Ellis
Mr. Darbey:
William Bridger
Noah Topping, constable at St. Marvells:
George Woodbridge
Hannah Topping:
Ann Wilton

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