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MR James - A Mass of Cobwebs

4 Extra Debut. Out for revenge on the recipients of his estate, a conniving old man causes havoc from beyond the grave. Stars Peter Howell. From April 1959.

Out for revenge on the recipients of his estate, a conniving old man causes havoc from beyond the grave...

Based on 'The Tractate Middoth' - a short story by MR James.

Stars Peter Howell as William Garrett, Edgar Norfolk as John Eldred, Charles Simon as Hodgson, Derek Martinus as George Earle, Sheila Keith as Mrs Simpson, Armine Sandford as Mary Simpson, Norman Claridge as Dr Rant, John Saunders as the Coroner, Audrey Craig-Brown as the Maid and Norman Bird as the Railway Porter.

Dramatised by Brian Batchelor.

Producer: Robin Midgley

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in April 1959.

30 minutes

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Tue 28 Aug 2018 00:00

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