W. G. S.
The Scenic Artist
After a lifetime painting scenery in fairgrounds, music balls, repertory theatres, circuses, cinema studios—as well as acting when required—wgs joined bbc tv as a scenic artist. Welcoming the security offered by the all-embracing corporation—and the £1,800 a year salary—he regrets the loss of an adventuresome past when there was no tv centre to make life relatively easy.
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