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Regular or Menthol

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Regular: 12 mg. "tar", 0.6 mg. nicotine, 
Menthol: 13 mg. "tar", 0.7 mg. nicotine, 
av. per cigarette, FTC Report, Aug. '71.

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Who's Who in the Cast

BROCK PETERS (Stephen Kumalo) Performing since he was a teenager, Mr. Peters' appearances in films (particularly the highly praised To Kill a Mockingbird, The L-Shaped Room and The Pawnbroker) have brought him wide public attention. Born in New York of a French-African father and a West Indian mother, Peters graduated from the High School of Music and Art. There he studied violin and voice. Subsequently he left New York City College to tour the U.S. in a production of Porgy and Bess with Avon Long. There followed numerous featured roles on- and off-Broadway, in road and stock companies, nightclubs, TV and a long run in Chicago as the juvenile lead in Anna Lucasta. He finished his education at the University of Chicago and spent three seasons performing in one-nighters cross-country as the bass soloist with the DePaur Infantry Chorus. The role of Tough Sergeant Brown in the film Carmen Jones brought Mr. Peters to the attention of Sam Goldwyn, who personally chose him to play the evil Crown in his film of Porgy and Bess. In 1961 he was offered the title role in the off-Broadway production of King of the Dark Chamber, the classic play by Tagore, India's great playwright and poet. Mr. Peters has sung on numerous network variety shows, recorded albus, filled club engagements and guest starred on almost every major dramatic TV show in the U.S. In films he recently co-starred with George Peppard in P.J. and Lloyd Bridges in The Daring Game, and appeared in The Incident and in producer Monroe Sachson's powerful film drama The McMasters. In theatre, Peters has done Othello numerous times, notably, at Washington's Arena Stage. In 1970 he headed the national company of The Great White Hope. He and his wife, former publicist and TV producer DeDe Daniels, are active in various community and civil rights organizations. Mrs. Peters is President of the Free Southern Theater and Vice President of the Dance Theater of Harlem.

JACK GWILLIM (James Jarvis) made his Broadway debut in 1956 with Britain's Old Vic playing Hector in Tyrone Guthrie's production of Troilus and Cressida, Friar Lawrence to Claire Bloom's Juliet, and Banquo in Macbeth. Four years later he played Judy Holliday's husband in Laurette and subsequently emigrated to the U.S. in 1969. In the interim he scored in London's West End in The Right Honorabl Gentleman as Joseph Chamberlain, and at the Haymarket with Sir Ralph Richardson in You Never Can Tell and The Merchant of Venice. His screen roles include the Academy Award-winning successes A Man for All Seasons and Lawrence of Arabia. Other recent films of note are Patton and Cromwell, both filmed in Spain. His last Broadway (and first musical) appearance was as General Sutherland in the musical Ari based on the Leon Uris book Exodus. On Caedmon Records he has had major roles in the works of Shaw and Shakespeare, and American televiewers will recognize him from roles in Secret Agent, The Avengers and The Saint.

ROD PERRY (Leader), singer, actor, dancer, was featured in many USO shows as star soloist of the All Army Male Chorus, performing throughout Europe and North Africa. Following his stint in the army, Perry enrolled at the University of Pennsylvania, from which he was graduated with a degree in physical education. Broadway saw him as the lead in the drama No Place To Be Somebody as well as in the musicals New Faces of 1968 and Kicks and Company. At the New York World's Fair he starred in To Broadway With Love, and in Detroit he enjoyed the same privilege in Beauty and the Beast. Soon to be released internationally are three of his films, I Need a Ride to California, Saving Grace of Humor and The Evil Within. Mr. Perry has the lead role in the last named. His television credits include: the Merv Griffin Show, Jim Backus Variety Show, Irving Mansfield's Variety Show, Repertory Workshop and God Speed CBS, together with numerous commercials.

GILBERT PRICE (Absalom Kumalo) was unanimously praised by critics for his roles in two recent New York musicals, Six and Promenade. A Theater World Award winner for his appearance in Jerico-Jim Crow, and a Fanny Kemble Award winner for The Roar of the Greasepaint, The Smell of the Crowd, he has toured nightclubs in the U.S. and abroad, and has appeared on many television shows - Merv Griffin, Ed Sullivan, Joey Bishop, Red Skelton and David Frost. In high school he won the Doris Duke Foundation Scholarship to the American Theater Wing. He has worked in choruses, summer-stock, off-Broadway shows, and toured with Harry Belafonte and the Leonard DePaur Chorus. Gilbert starred at the Los Angeles Civic Light Opera in Dumas and Son and in Cavalcade of American Music. He has had his own TV show for CBC in Canada. It was called One More Time.

LEONARD JACKSON (John Kumalo), formerly known as L. Errol Jaye, is a native of Jacksonville, Florida. He created the role of Pastor in Herman Levin's production of The Great White Hope, in which he made his Broadway debut. This season on Broadway Mr. Jackson appeared as Moise Tshombe in Murderous Angels. His Off-Broadway credits include Moon on a
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