'GEORGE HAMILTON A Middle-aged Man
'ALICE ... His Wife
'LENORE ... Their Daughter
'BERENIS ... Alice's Sister
'KENNETH ...Their Brother
'JOAN ... His Wife
'MARY ... A Maid
'Scene : The lounge in the home of George and Alice. The time is the present, and about four o'clock on an afternoon in summer.'
Australian Women's Weekly, 10 March 1934, p.7.
Suzanne Richards: a pretty woman of thirty.
Harvey Lawton: her friend.
Nova Richards: her step-daughter.
Alec. Richards: Suzanne's husband.
Mary: a maid.
The play takes place in the living room of the Richards' station homestead, around four o'clock on a summer afternoon.
The play takes place in the waiting room of a fashionable beauty salon.