Story Time The History Of Mr Polly

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19701001]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by David Davis

Everything little Mr Polly undertakes seems to fail - his marriage, his business, his whole existence. How in the end he discovers himself and attains happiness, is related by H. G. Wells with great sympathy and humour.

1: Beginnings and the Bazaar

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Unknown: Mr Polly

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701008]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by DAVID DAVIS

2: The Dismissal of Parsons Parsons - one of Mr Polly 's bosom companions at the Port Burdock Drapery Bazaar, where Mr Polly labours as an apprentice in Gents' Outfitting - suddenly gets himself dismissed under circumstances of peculiar violence.

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Unknown: Parsons Parsons

Unknown: Mr Polly

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701022]

by H. g. WELLS: abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES Read by DAVID DAVIS 4: Romance

Having been dismissed from the Gents' Outfitters, Mr Polly has been urged to buy his own shop with the money he has inherited from his father.

Contributors

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Mr Polly

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701029]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by DAVID DAVIS 5: The Wedding

Mr Polly has bought a bicycle and is enjoying himself immensely. Now, of all things, he is engaged to marry his cousin Miriam Larkins.

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Unknown: Howard Jones

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Mr Polly

Unknown: Miriam Larkins.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701105]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by DAVID DAVIS

6: The Little Shop at Fishbourne

Against all his deepest instincts Mr Polly has married Miriam. With his legacy he has set up shop as a gentleman's outfitter.

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Unknown: Mr Polly

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701112]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by DAVID DAVIS

7: Making an End to Things

After 15 years Mr Polly 's marriage has led only to unhappiness. His outfitter's business is a failure and he is on the brink of bankruptcy.

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Unknown: Mr Polly

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701126]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by DAVID DAVIS 9: Uncle Jim

Mr Polly - casting convention aside-has become a tramp. After some weeks on the road he takes a job at the Potwell Inn. Everything there is fine, except for Uncle Jim.

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Unknown: Howard Jones

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Uncle Jim.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701203]

by H. G. WELLS : abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES Read by DAVID DAVIS

As Uncle Jim's prison sentence drew to an end Mr Polly 's anxiety increased. In the end he bought a rifle against the day when Uncle Jim should reappear.

10: Miriam Revisited

Produced by GRAHAM GAULD

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Unknown: Howard Jones

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Mr Polly

Unknown: Uncle Jim

Produced By: Graham Gauld

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19701001]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by David Davis

Everything little Mr Polly undertakes seems to fail - his marriage, his business, his whole existence. How in the end he discovers himself and attains happiness, is related by H. G. Wells with great sympathy and humour.

1: Beginnings and the Bazaar

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Mr Polly

Unknown: H. G. Wells

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19701008]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by DAVID DAVIS

2: The Dismissal of Parsons Parsons - one of Mr Polly 's bosom companions at the Port Burdock Drapery Bazaar, where Mr Polly labours as an apprentice in Gents' Outfitting - suddenly gets himself dismissed under circumstances of peculiar violence.

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Parsons Parsons

Unknown: Mr Polly

Unknown: Mr Polly

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19701022]

by H. g. WELLS: abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES Read by DAVID DAVIS 4: Romance

Having been dismissed from the Gents' Outfitters, Mr Polly has been urged to buy his own shop with the money he has inherited from his father.

Contributors

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Mr Polly

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19701029]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by DAVID DAVIS 5: The Wedding

Mr Polly has bought a bicycle and is enjoying himself immensely. Now, of all things, he is engaged to marry his cousin Miriam Larkins.

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Unknown: Howard Jones

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Mr Polly

Unknown: Miriam Larkins.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19701105]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by DAVID DAVIS

6: The Little Shop at Fishbourne

Against all his deepest instincts Mr Polly has married Miriam. With his legacy he has set up shop as a gentleman's outfitter.

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Mr Polly

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19701112]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by DAVID DAVIS

7: Making an End to Things

After 15 years Mr Polly 's marriage has led only to unhappiness. His outfitter's business is a failure and he is on the brink of bankruptcy.

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Mr Polly

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19701126]

by H. G. WELLS abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES

Read by DAVID DAVIS 9: Uncle Jim

Mr Polly - casting convention aside-has become a tramp. After some weeks on the road he takes a job at the Potwell Inn. Everything there is fine, except for Uncle Jim.

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Unknown: Howard Jones

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Uncle Jim.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19701203]

by H. G. WELLS : abridged in ten parts by HOWARD JONES Read by DAVID DAVIS

As Uncle Jim's prison sentence drew to an end Mr Polly 's anxiety increased. In the end he bought a rifle against the day when Uncle Jim should reappear.

10: Miriam Revisited

Produced by GRAHAM GAULD

Contributors

Unknown: H. G. Wells

Unknown: Howard Jones

Read By: David Davis

Unknown: Mr Polly

Unknown: Uncle Jim

Produced By: Graham Gauld