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Masterpiece Theatre; To Serve Them All My Days

06/02/1982

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Series
Masterpiece Theatre
Program
To Serve Them All My Days
Program Number

2748

Series Description

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

Broadcast: Oct. 19, 1982- Jan. 2, 1983 A teacher in a British boy's school between the two World Wars, David Powlett-Jones was a Welsh coal-miner's son invalided out of the Army by shell shock. Embittered by his war experiences, he finds a post at a remote boy's school as a history teacher. Despite unpromising beginnings, he develops into an educator with uncommon perception and understanding. He finds romance with three different women

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Drama
Citation
Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; To Serve Them All My Days,” 06/02/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3D15281ED684D1FAD9DC62CCD41E1E2.
MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; To Serve Them All My Days.” 06/02/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3D15281ED684D1FAD9DC62CCD41E1E2>.
APA: Masterpiece Theatre; To Serve Them All My Days. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3D15281ED684D1FAD9DC62CCD41E1E2
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