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Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: Miss Forrest

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Masterpiece Theatre
Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: Miss Forrest
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Program premiered in 1971 with The First Churchills. Hosted by Alastair Cooke. Intended as a showcase for the best of British television drama. Spawned MYSTERY! in 1980. Current executive producer Rebecca Eaton. All promotion of program done by Frank Goodman & Associates (see below). Synopsis, cast information and producers listed by individual title. Series release date: 1971

Program Description

On a morning when Hudson has given the servants the after noon off, James informs him he will want lunch served--in the dining room--for himself and his father's typist. And that he wishes Hudson to serve Richard's very best claret. Hudson objects; James orders him; Hudson resigns; Richard says James must apologize. Lady Marjorie says that apologizing to a servant is out of the question. Peace is restored just before Lady Marjorie leaves for America (on the Titanic).



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Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: Miss Forrest,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 23, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BD8A5A73A92047CF92495C4ECF22BC71.
MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: Miss Forrest.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 23, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BD8A5A73A92047CF92495C4ECF22BC71>.
APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: Miss Forrest. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BD8A5A73A92047CF92495C4ECF22BC71
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