y Quest single work   radio play  
Adaptation of Quest Ralph Stock 1927 single work drama
Issue Details: First known date: 1936 1936
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'Lord Langley, seeking to discover whether heredity is stronger than environment, turns his wealth over to his cousin and goes penniless into the world questing for adventure. His wanderings take him to an hotel on the English water-front and finally to sea in his own yacht. With him go Alice Bolton, a barmaid, and her lover, a prize-fighter. Lord Langley finds a little too much adventure when he falls In love with the dainty Alice under the eyes of prize fighter. A storm, which isolates these three ill-assorted characters from the world, is the background for this tempestuous triangle.'


'On the Air', Maitland Daily Mercury, 14 November 1936, p.10.


  • Max Afford's first radio play for the Australian Broadcasting Commission after his move from Adelaide (and 5CL) to Sydney (and the ABC).

Production Details

  • First broadcast on 2BL on Friday 20 November 1936, from 8pm.

    Produced by Max Afford under the supervision of Lawrence H. Cecil.

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