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The White Carnation

Summary
1956 Associated-Rediffusion production for ITV of The White Carnation by R. C. Sherriff.
Theatre play
The White Carnation by R. C. Sherriff (1896-1975) [more information]
Date of transmission
Wednesday 19 December 1956
Time
8.00-9.30pm
Series
Play of the Week
Channel
ITV
Production company
Associated-Rediffusion (1955-1964)

Credits

Director
Cyril Coke
Playwright
R. C. Sherriff (1896-1975)
Sets / Settings
Fred Pusey
Cast
Terence AlexanderSir Horace Duncan
Anarose CarriganSally
Amy DalbyMrs Carter
John FabianTony Dale
Walter FitzgeraldJohn Greenwood
Maurice HedleySir George Wallace
Stratford JohnsP.C. Thompson
Avril LeslieCynthia
Roger OstineMajor Howard
Charles Lloyd PackMr Gurney
Harold ScottMr Pendlebury
Winifred ShotterLady Mary Greenwood
Jack StewartDr McGregor
Andrea TroubridgeLady Wallace
Ann WalfordLydia Truscott
Neil WilsonSergeant Phillips

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
Second World War, as theme or setting; supernatural; wartime, as theme or setting

Print sources

Title
TV Times, 14 December 1956 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, p. 19; image, p. 18

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