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The Fifty Mark

Summary
1955 BBC Television studio production of The Fifty Mark, a comedy by Dan Sutherland.
Theatre play
The Fifty Mark by Dan Sutherland [more information]
Date of transmission
Sunday 9 January 1955
Time
8.30-10.00pm
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
Harold Clayton
Playwright
Dan Sutherland
Sets / Settings
Barry Learoyd
Cast
Barbara CavanAunt Stella
Mercy HaysteadCarol Meredith
James HayterJohn Meredith
Gillian LindLucy Meredith
William LucasRoy Clarke
Vivien MerchantElsa Perkins
Philip StaintonUncle Ted
Lockwood WestGeorge Brander

Additional details

Origination
Live from studio
Vision original
Monochrome
Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
economic affairs; generational relations or conflict

Print sources

Title
A-Groving Once Too Often (Newspaper review)
Reference
The Manchester Guardian, 10 January 1955, p. 3
Title
Consistently Agreeable (Magazine review)
Author/creator
Ivor Brown (Author)
Reference
The Listener, 13 January 1955, p. 84
Notes
With a production photograph on p. 83
Linking notes
with production photograph on p. 85
Title
Radio Times, 7 January 1955 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing and brief article, p. 14
Title
Weekend Broadcasting (Newspaper review)
Reference
The Times, 8 January 1955, p. 2

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