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by Louisa M. Alcott
Adapted for television in six parts by Constance Cox
[Starring] Phyllis Calvert as Marmee
with Andree Melly as Jo

(BBC recording of the programme broadcast on April 27, 1958)

Contributors

Author:
Louisa M. Alcott
Adapted by:
Constance Cox
Producer:
Joy Harington
Designer:
Eileen Diss
Hannah:
Aithna Gover
Mrs. March:
Phyllis Calvert
Beth:
Diana Day
Jo:
Andree Melly
Meg:
Kate Cameron
Amy:
Sylvia Davies
Laurie:
David Colt
Mr. Laurence:
Noel Howlett
Mary:
Ann Iddon

Introduced by Percy Thrower with seasonal work in garden and greenhouse.
Geraniums (Pelargoniums)
For outdoor summer bedding
Pots in the home, greenhouse, and conservatory shown by Anthony Ayton, Chairman of the National Geranium Society.
From the BBC's Midland television studio

Contributors

Presenter:
Percy Thrower
Item presenter (Geraniums):
Anthony Ayton
Presented by:
Paul Morby

Look around with Cliff Michelmore.
Sport - Music - People
Cinema - Theatre - Argument
with Derek Hart, Geoffrey Johnson Smith and this week, Noel Harrison

Contributors

Presenter:
Cliff Michelmore
Reporter:
Derek Hart
Reporter:
Geoffrey Johnson Smith
Singer/guitarist:
Noel Harrison
Producer:
Alasdair Milne

In tonight's recording Perry Como welcomes Guest stars and The Mitchell Ayres Orchestra, The Ray Charles Singers, The Louis Da Pron Dancers.
Written by Goodman Ace, Morton Green and George Foster and Jay Burton.

Contributors

Presenter/singer:
Perry Como
Musicians:
The Mitchell Ayres Orchestra
Singers:
The Ray Charles Singers
Dancers:
The Louis Da Pron Dancers
Producer for NBC:
Clark Jones
Writer:
Goodman Ace
Writer:
Morton Green
Writer:
George Foster
Writer:
Jay Burton
Edited for BBC television by:
Philip Barker
Film editor:
Richard Barclay

Regional Variations (2)

Zoo Quest in Paraguay: 6: Return from the Chaco

BBC Television

Zoo Quest

Zoo Quest in Paraguay

Episode 6: Return from the Chaco

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Television

David Attenborough introduces his last programme about collecting animals in the swamps, forests and plains of central South America, and brings some of the creatures themselves to the studio. Show more

by H. G. Wells
Adapted for television in six parts by Denis Constanduros
[Starring] Alec McCowen
with Sheila Shand Gibbs, Annette Carell, Willoughby Goddard

In which marriage comes to Mr. Lewisham.

Contributors

Author:
H.G. Wells
Adapted by:
Denis Constanduros
Designer:
Stephen Bundy
Producer:
Douglas Allen
Miss Henderson:
Sheila Shand Gibbs
Mr. Lewisham:
Alec McCowen
Madam Gadow:
Liselotte Goettinger
Mrs. Chaffery:
Hilda Fenemore
Mr. Chaffery:
Willoughby Goddard
Miss Heydinger:
Annette Carell
Mr. Blendershin:
Gerald Cross
Mr. Pedagogue:
Arthur Howard
Other parts played by:
Ray Browne
Other parts played by:
James Langley
Other parts played by:
Sarah O'Connor
Other parts played by:
Michael Stainton

The week's business in Parliament is over. Tonight two M.P.s face a group of their constituents in the BBC's television studios in London.
Robert Mellish, M.P. Member (Labour) for Bermondsey and Brigadier Sir John Smyth, Bt. V.C., M.C., M.P. Member (Conservative) for Norwood
In the chair, Kenneth Harris who calls for questions from the floor.

Contributors

Panellist:
Robert Mellish
Panellist:
Sir John Smyth
Chairman:
Kenneth Harris
Producer:
John Grist

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