Screen Two (1985–2002)

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Geoffrey Chater ...
 Guy Liddell / ... (5 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 John / ... (4 episodes, 1985-1994)
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 Kecks McGuinness / ... (4 episodes, 1987-1994)
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 Deputy Mueller / ... (4 episodes, 1991-1994)
Roger Brierley ...
 Minister / ... (4 episodes, 1985-1992)
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 Alan Sefton / ... (4 episodes, 1986-1994)
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 Henry Tilney / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1991)
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 Jenny Coldfield / ... (3 episodes, 1991-1994)
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 Bex Bissell / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1991)
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 Leda Klein / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1987)
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 Edith Hope / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1990)
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 Nurse / ... (3 episodes, 1988-1994)
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 David Power / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1993)
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 Beachcomber / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1987)
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 Member / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1991)
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 Monk Scott / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1991)
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 Helen Marriner / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1992)
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 Herr Kruger / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1993)
John Nettleton ...
 Mr. Burrill / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1990)
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 Sailor (3 episodes, 1986-1989)
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 Alison / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1989)
Shaheen Khan ...
 Maryam / ... (3 episodes, 1988-1992)
Neville Phillips ...
 Coroner / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1989)
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 Derek Miles / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1990)
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 Davina Wright / ... (3 episodes, 1990-1995)
Cassie Stuart ...
 Isabella Thorpe / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1989)
Usha Patel ...
 Mrs. Quereshi / ... (3 episodes, 1988-1993)
Arthur Hewlett ...
 Ancient Man / ... (3 episodes, 1992-1994)
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 Sheriff of Nottingham (Robin Hood cast) / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1991)
James Woolley ...
 Housebuyer / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1989)
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 David Hanratty / ... (3 episodes, 1990-1995)
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 Julia Perry / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Gavin / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1992)
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 Frank Meredith / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1989)
Alan MacNaughton ...
 Doctor / ... (2 episodes, 1986)
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 Henry Kirk / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
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 James Westgate / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
Michael Williams ...
 Goronwy Rees / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
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 Linda / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Alice / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1994)
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 Madalena / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1992)
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 David Dunhill / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1989)
Graham McGrath ...
 Paul Blake / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1987)
Gary Waldhorn ...
 Boris / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
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 Coudray / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1992)
Joanne Allen ...
 Lynne Sefton / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
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 Sophie / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 Margaret (2 episodes, 1989-1994)
Britta Smith ...
 Mother Joseph / ... (2 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 Mavis / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1993)
Thorley Walters ...
 Johnny Davenport / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1990)
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 John Ogdon / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Fiona Gibbons / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
Brenda Bruce ...
 June Swift (2 episodes, 1986-1990)
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 Agejev / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1990)
Marian McLoughlin ...
 Mrs. Healy / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1992)
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 Clive / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1994)
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 Juliusz Janowski / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1991)
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 Dominic / ... (2 episodes, 1989)
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 Andy / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1993)
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 Algie / ... (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
Rudi Davies ...
 Jessica / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1993)
Jonathan Coy ...
 John Thorpe / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
Gillian Raine ...
 Isobel / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1990)
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 John Nixon / ... (2 episodes, 1991-1992)
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 Johnnie Mallett / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1993)
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 David Simmonds / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
John Rowe ...
 Headmaster / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1992)
William Armstrong ...
 Rick Simmons / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
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 Nathanial Quass / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1993)
Gary Mavers ...
 Gordon Parry / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1993)
Philip McGough ...
 Dr. Bize / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1990)
Margery Withers ...
 Grannie Barnacle / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1994)
Frederick Treves ...
 Desmond / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
Liz Smith ...
 Agent / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
June Barrie ...
 Freida / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1994)
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 Keith / ... (2 episodes, 1993-1994)
Graham Fletcher-Cook ...
 Rankin / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1990)
John Abineri ...
 Farmer Fowler (2 episodes, 1985)
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 Damien / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
Andrew Wilde ...
 DI Ferguson / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Steve Sweeney ...
 J.T / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1989)
Ronan Wilmot ...
 Factory doctor / ... (2 episodes, 1986)
Philip Bird ...
 Dr. Peploe / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1988)
Gerry Slevin ...
 Grandad Wilson / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
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 Lebedev / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
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 Michael / ... (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Mrs. Loveless / ... (2 episodes, 1994)
John Labanowski ...
 Billy / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1991)
Stephen Bent ...
 Don / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1990)
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 Jane Clemant / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1991)
Dave Hill ...
 Detective Inspector Sid Roscoe / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1994)
Henry Moxon ...
 Frederick Starr / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1986)
Ken Robertson ...
 Barman / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
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 Prosecuting Counsel / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 Chris Anderson / ... (2 episodes, 1991-1992)
Peter Sands ...
 Naval Officer / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
Anna Keaveney ...
 Denise / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1994)
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 Prof Moreau / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1991)
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 Headmaster / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
Bradley Lavelle ...
 Big Bopper / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
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 Frederick Tilney / ... (2 episodes, 1987)
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 Helen Bardsley / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
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 Greaves / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
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 Lomax / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Ellie Beaven ...
 Rachel Edwardes / ... (2 episodes, 1991-1992)
Peter Bayliss ...
 Mr. Justice Kendall / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
Richard Syms ...
 Analyst / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
Peter Penry-Jones ...
 Anthony Evans / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1993)
Phil Hearne ...
 Plain Clothes Officer / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1990)
Birdy Sweeney ...
 Caretaker / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1988)
Charles Dale ...
 Ambulance Driver / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
Ruddy L. Davis ...
 Aubrey Gibbons / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1990)
Ian Sharp ...
 Alex / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1990)
Oona Kirsch ...
 Collecting Girl / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
Anna Korwin ...
 Guiseppina / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
Derek Ware ...
 Attacker / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
Barbara Hicks ...
 Elderly Official / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1994)
Walter Sparrow ...
 Bill / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1994)
Leonard Maguire ...
 Lord Hemmingbury / ... (2 episodes, 1992)
Maggie Bell ...
 Banjolele Player / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
David Hatton ...
 Keith / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1994)
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 Ex-Inspector Henry Mortimer / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
Rosemary Martin ...
 Miss Weber / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
Julian Firth ...
 Bates / ... (2 episodes, 1991-1992)
Paul Codman ...
 John Parkes / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1993)
Anna Mazzotti ...
 Gabriella / ... (2 episodes, 1993)
Nicholas Selby ...
 Head of department / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1986)
James Coyle ...
 Cookson / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1990)
Alan Bird ...
 Mr. Justice Wright / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
Paul Birchard ...
 American Scientist / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
David Belcher ...
 Mr. Boyd / ... (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
Chris Jenkinson ...
 Lieutenant Weiss / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1993)
David Foxxe ...
 Pete / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1992)
Noreen Kershaw ...
 Mrs. Lister / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1992)
Tam Dean Burn ...
 Andy / ... (2 episodes, 1991-1992)
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 Mortuary Attendent / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
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 Bill / ... (2 episodes, 1994)
Iggy Navarro ...
 Bald man / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
Aimée Delamain ...
 Ambulatory Grannie / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1992)
Mac McDonald ...
 G-Man / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1991)
Jill Cary ...
 Mrs. Paxton / ... (2 episodes, 1986)
John McArdle ...
 'Election Countdown' Panel / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1994)
Wilfred Grove ...
 Clerk / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1990)
Derry Power ...
 Franz's father / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1994)
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 Louie Jermy / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1990)
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 Eddie / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
James Hazeldine ...
 Trevor (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
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 Mickey Malone / ... (2 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Terry / ... (2 episodes, 1994)
John Bird ...
 Commander Abigail (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
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 Asif Shah / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1992)
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 Father (2 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 Elizabeth Serafin / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 Jenny (2 episodes, 1990)
Rosalind March ...
 Liz / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1990)
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 Rev. Charles Tucker Eland (2 episodes, 1985)
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 Harry / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1994)
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 Finn / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
Clive Francis ...
 Jackaboy / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
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 Marie-Claire / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1993)
Stefan Schwartz ...
 Nicholas Hart (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
Ram John Holder ...
 Neville (2 episodes, 1991-1994)
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 Godfrey Colston / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1995)
Thelma Whiteley ...
 Martin Urban's mother / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1988)
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 Brian Silcott / ... (2 episodes, 1994-1995)
George Shane ...
 Cardinal's secretary / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1994)
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 John (2 episodes, 1988-1990)
Isabelle Lucas ...
 Headmistress / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Janet Henfrey ...
 Mlle Debierre (2 episodes, 1985-1992)
Arabella Weir ...
 Prish Holf (2 episodes, 1986)
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 Farah Khan / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1994)
Ken Campbell ...
 Hoskins / ... (2 episodes, 1985)
Madoc Threipland ...
 Adam Blakeston / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1989)
Julie McDonald ...
 Chrissie (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
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 Brian / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Barbara Keogh ...
 Maureen / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1992)
Peter Benson ...
 Dr. Gares / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1992)
Jean Anderson ...
 Lady Ann (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
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 D'Arcy / ... (2 episodes, 1991-1995)
Norman Jones ...
 Walter Garnham (2 episodes, 1985-1988)
Phillida Sewell ...
 Miss Poraway / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1991)
John Boswall ...
 Caretaker / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1992)
Xavier Duran ...
 Philosophy Student / ... (2 episodes, 1994)
Stewart Harwood ...
 Cooper's Security / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1993)
Emma D'Inverno ...
 Jane (2 episodes, 1986-1990)
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 Des Organ / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
Trevor Cooper ...
 Detective Sergeant / ... (2 episodes, 1991-1995)
Clyde Pollitt ...
 Clerk of the court / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
Sarah-Jane Holm ...
 Jenny (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
Kamilla Blanche ...
 Nurse (2 episodes, 1991-1994)
Gian Sammarco ...
 Jennings (2 episodes, 1985-1992)
Alan Starkey ...
 Enquiries official (2 episodes, 1986)
Chris Sanders ...
 Landlord / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1991)
Naim Khan ...
 Ali / ... (2 episodes, 1988)
Richenda Carey ...
 Mrs. Slipper / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1988)
Ranjit Krishnamma ...
 Man at party / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1994)
Jon Croft ...
 Prison Chief (2 episodes, 1986-1992)
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 Lecturer in medical school / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1988)
Gurdial Sira ...
 Pathologist / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1988)
Bert Parnaby ...
 Mr. Wills (2 episodes, 1985-1987)
Nicholas Le Prevost ...
 Alistair / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1992)
Michael Carter ...
 Mr. Nelson (2 episodes, 1986-1991)
Sarah Berger ...
 Elizabeth / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1988)
Cathy Tyson ...
 Jerene Parks (2 episodes, 1987-1992)
Harriet Bagnall ...
 Francesca Brown / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1992)
Rashid Karapiet ...
 Mr. Singh / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1992)
Dippy Sagoo ...
 Fantasy wife 3 / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1992)
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 Lois / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1991)
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 Hilda / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1991)
Peter Waddington ...
 Norman / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1991)
Cate Fowler ...
 Dr. Volkova / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1990)
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 Dana / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
Charu Bala Chokshi ...
 Mrs. Bhavnai / ... (2 episodes, 1988)
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 Paul (2 episodes, 1989-1991)
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Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical release. The result was a transition from the earlier concept of studio-made plays, such as "Play for Today" and the introduction of the new BBC anthology film series, "Screen One" and "Screen Two," with Trodd's supervision of the initial group of titles in 1985. Written by Bhob Stewart <bhob2@earthlink.net>

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