Series 1, Episode 6 - A Fling with Mr Franklin
A young American inventor named Ben Franklin ends up in Edinburgh.
A young American inventor named Ben Franklin ends up in Edinburgh. The young ladies of a secret scholarly society are seduced by his exciting talk of the New World and his intellectual prowess. An elopement is on the cards, as Marjory is set to be torn from the wrinkly arms of her fiancé. Will the girls leave their beloved Scotland? Sparks fly and electricity abounds.
- Thursday 8th December 2016
- BBC Radio 4
- 30 minutes
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