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A Programme of Popular Victorian Music
Compiled by Joseph Lewis
Presented by Alice Vaughan (Contralto), Cecil Dixon (Pianoforte)
The B.B.C. Orchestra (Section E)
(Led by Marie Wilson)
Conducted by Joseph Lewis
(Daventry National Programme)


Compiled by/Conductor:
Joseph Lewis
Alice Vaughan
Cecil Dixon
The B.B.C. Orchestra
Orchestra leader:
Marie Wilson

A Drama of the Eighteenth Century by W.E. Henley written in collaboration with R.L. Stevenson
The Persons Represented: [see below]
The action takes place in Admiral Guinea's house and in the Admiral Benbow Inn, on the sea-coast of the West of England, about the year 1760


W. E. Henley
In collaboration with:
R.L. Stevenson
Arranged for broadcasting by/Producer:
Cyril Wood
John Gaunt, called Admiral Guinea, once Captain of the Slaver Arethusa:
Hedley Goodall
Arethusa Gaunt, his daughter:
Nancy Tricks
David Pew, a Blind Beggar, once Boatswain of the Arethusa:
Donald Davies
Kit French, a Privateersman:
Michael Holloway
Mrs. Drake, Landlady of the Admiral Benbow Inn:
Doris Nichols

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