Signed photograph of English actress, Joan Hickson. Picture reads ‘All good wishes, Joan Hickson’

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At the age of nearly 80, JH made a big hit on TV in adaptations of Agatha Christie's Miss Marple stories.

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The Man Who Could Work Miracles (1936)
Effie
Don’t Take It to Heart! (1944)
Mrs Pike
The Rake’s Progress (1945)
Miss Parker
It’s Hard to Be Good (1948)
Mending Woman
The Guinea Pig (1948)
Mrs Read
Marry Me (1949)
Mrs Pearson
The Magnet (1950)
Mrs Ward
Seven Days to Noon (1950)
Mrs Peckett
High Treason (1951)
Mrs Ellis
Hell Is Sold Out (1951)
Hortense, the housekeeper
The Tall Headlines (1952)
Waitress
The Card (1952)
Mrs Codleyn
Hindle Wakes (1952)
Mrs Hawthorn
Curtain Up (1952)
Harry’s Landlady
Mad About Men (1954)
Mrs Forster
Doctor in the House (1954)
Mrs Groaker
To Dorothy, a Son (1954)
Pub Landlady
Value for Money (1955)
Mrs Perkins
Doctor at Sea (1955)
Mrs Thomas
Jumping for Joy (1956)
Lady Emily Cranfield
Port of Escape (1956)
Rosalie Watchett
Child in the House (1956)
Cook
No Time for Tears (1957)
Sister Duckworth
Carry on Admiral (1957)
Mother
Law and Disorder (1958)
Aunt Florence
Chain of Events (1958)
Barmaid
The 39 Steps (1959)
Miss Dobson
Carry On Nurse (1959)
Sister
Please Turn Over (1959)
Saleswoman
No Kidding (1960)
Cook
In the Doghouse (1961)
Miss Gibbs
Murder She Said (1961)
Mrs Kidder
Heavens Above! (1963)
Housewife
Clockwise (1986)
Mrs Trellis
Agatha Christie’s England (2021)
Miss Jane Marple
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