Pinwright's Progress. Mr J. Pinwright (James Hayter). Copyright: BBC.

Pinwright's Progress

BBC One sitcom about the staff of a large shop. 10 episodes (1 series), 1946 - 1947. Stars James Hayter, Clarence Wright, Sara Gregory, Daphne Maddox and others.

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