|My Sister and I|
Original lobby card
|Directed by||Harold Huth|
|Produced by||John Corfield|
|Written by|| Michael Medwin |
|Based on||the novel High Pavement (aka Old Mrs. Camelot) by Emery Bonett|
|Starring|| Sally Ann Howes |
|Music by||Bretton Byrd|
|Edited by||John D. Guthridge|
|Distributed by||General Film Distributors (UK)|
|8 June 1948 (London)(UK)|
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