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Jeffrey Hale
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Pro  July 1956 Darlington Hall
 John FarradayStevens's new employer.
  StevensThe butler.
 MissKentonFormer housekeeper of Darlington Hall. Aka: Mrs Benn.
 LordDarlingtonOne of Stevens's former employer.
 MrsClementsFarraday's housekeeper.
 Rosemary One of Farraday's new staff.
 Agnes One of Farraday's new staff.
 Sir EdwardBlairOne of Stevens's former employer.
 LordChalmersOne of Stevens's former employer.
 MrMorganFarm owner.
 MrSimpsonLandlord of the Ploughman's Arms.
 MrRayneA valet.
 HarryGrahamA valet-butler.
 JohnDonaldsA valet.
 MrWilkinsonA valet-butler.
 MrHermanA valet.
1  Day One - Evening Salisbury
 MrMarshallOne of the great butlers.
 MrLaneOne of the great butlers.
 JackNeighboursOne of the great butlers.
 MrHendersonOne of the great butlers.
 Mr and MrsMuggeridgeStevens's very first employer.
 DavidCharlesOwner of the Charles and Redding Company.
 JohnSilversStevens's father's former employer.
 MrSmithOne of Mr Charles guests.
 MrJonesOne of Mr Charles guests.
 Leonard Stevens's elder brother.
2  Day Two - Morning Salisbury
 AliceWhiteFormer housemaid of Darlington Hall.
 William Stevens's father.
 DrMeredithThe doctor who attended to William's illness.
 Nellie  A chicken.
 KarlHeinz BremannLord Darlington's friend.
 Sir Richard FoxLord Darlington's former colleague.
 LordDanielsOne of Lord Darlington's frequent visitors.
 MaynardKeynesOne of Lord Darlington's frequent visitors.
 H. G.WellsOne of Lord Darlington's frequent visitors.
 Sir David CardinalLord Darlington's closest ally.
 Lloyd GeorgeBritish Prime Minister of that time.
 BaronOverathLord Darlington's father's old friend.
 M.DupontExtremely illustrious Frenchman.
 Martha One of Lord Darlington's staff.
 Dorothy One of Lord Darlington's staff.
 Reginald Sir David Cardinal's son.
 MrLewisAmerican senator.
 MrsMortimerLord Darlington's cook.
3  Day Two - Afternoon Mortimer's Pond, Dorset
 Mr and Mrs Wakefield American couple who settled in England.
4  Day Three - Morning Taunton, Somerset
 Bob Coach and Horses's landlord.
   Lady Astor - Member of Parliament
   George Bernard Shaw - Renowned playwright
   Lord Halifax - Former Viceroy of India
   Herr Ribbentrop - German Ambassador
   Sir Oswald Mosley - British Politician
5  Day Three¬∑ - Evening Moscombe, near Tavistock, Devon
 CarolynBarnetMember of Sir Oswald Mosley's 'blackshirts' organization.
 Ruth  One of the Lord Darlington's Jewish maids.
 Sarah One of the Lord Darlington's Jewish maids.
 Lisa  Ruth and Sarah's replacement.
 Mr and Mrs TaylorA couple who let Stevens stayed for the night.
 JohnHumphreysLodge owner.
 MrsJohnsonMiss Kenton's aunt's friend.
 GeorgeAndrewsOne of Mr and Mrs Taylor's neighbors.
 TrevorMorganOne of Mr and Mrs Taylor's neighbors.
 HarrySmithOne of Mr and Mrs Taylor's neighbors.
 MrsSmithHarry's wife.
 DaveThornton One of Mr and Mrs Taylor's neighbors.
 MrLindsayOne of Mr and Mrs Taylor's neighbors.
 Richard CarlisleThe town doctor.
 MrSpencerOne of Lord Darlington's friends.
 SirLeonardOne of Lord Darlington's friends.
 MrWhittakerOne of Lord Darlington's friends.
7  Day Six - Evening Weymouth
 MrBennMiss Kenton's husband.
 Catherine  Miss Kenton's daughter.
 
The Remains of the Day suggested by Helen Connolly
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