Performance Information


By Clifford Bax

Produced for Holsworthy Amateur Dramatic Society by Mrs. Fulford Oke

28th Feb, 1st & 2nd March 1935.

Holsworthy Cinema

The play was executed after only five rehearsals.

Although recent plays’ proceeds were devoted to the British Legion, as the society had no funds on which to fall back it was decided that the first night’s Box Office returns should help future productions.


Winifred Maxwell, Countess of Nithsdale – Mrs. Michael Kingdom

Mrs. Mills – Mrs. S. Rowland

Mrs. Morgan – Mrs. Leslie Whitlock

Sir Robert Walpole – Mr. S. Rowland

Mitchell (A Butler) – Mr. H. Gent

Henry Mills (A Barrister) – Mr. H. Clegg

Major Joshua Morgan – Mr. W. Coombe

Captain Finch – Mr. L. Whitlock

Dodge (A Poet) – Mr. J. Oke

Mr. Trowbridge (Walpole’s Private Secretary) – Mr. M. Crisp

King George I – Mr. A.J. Andrew

Earl of Nithsdale – Mr. C. Woodford

Sergt. Jenkins, Gaoler at the Tower – Mr. R. Hockin

Venetian Ambassador – Dr. M. Kingdom

Pasinato (A Steward) – Mr. E. Rudland

Ladies in Waiting – Misses Daniel and Harris

Court Gentleman – Mr. Stacey

Mr Arthur Codd in charge of striking scenic effects.