A Story Of Our Time The Small Woman


19700521Introduced by Ingrid Bergman with Gwen Cherrell as Gladys Aylward

The story of the London parlour-maid who journeyed to China to become a missionary and who after many adventures during the Japanese invasion led 100 orphan children across the Shansi Mountains to safety.

The dramatisation is followed by memories of GladysAylwar'd in Formosa from

KATHLEEN LANGTON SMITH and a discussion on the 150 years of missionary work in China and its influence in the age of Chairman Mao by THE REV DAVID H. DAVIES LESLIE LYALL and DR HERBERT LOCKYER

Compiled and produced by ALAN BURGESS

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Introduced By: Ingrid Bergman

Unknown: Gwen Cherrell

Unknown: Gladys Aylward

Unknown: Kathleen Langton Smith

Unknown: David H. Davies

Unknown: Leslie Lyall

Unknown: Dr Herbert Lockyer

Produced By: Alan Burgess

Nurse: Patricia Gallimore

Missionary: John Gabriel

Doctor: Sean Barrett

Mrs Lawson: Betty Hardy

Mandarin: John Bryning

Linnan: Alan Barry

David: Hector Ross

Sualan: Jo Manning Wilson