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Jewel in the Crown Previous Broadcasts

Questions of Loyalty (Episode #103)

KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 17, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Daphne dies giving birth to Hari's daughter, and her aunt, Lady Manners, decides to raise the child herself. The "Manners case" is the talk of the British community. Meanwhile, Sarah Layton decides to call on Kady Manners to pay her respects, while her sister Susan and her fiance Teddig Bingham decide to bring forward their marriage, since Teddie's about to be posted to the War Front in Mirat. Teddy is also sharing quarters with an expert on the Indian National Army, Captain Ronald Merrick, who has transferred from the police for the duration of the war. But Merrick's past has followed him.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 18, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

The Bibighar Gardens (Episode #102)

KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 10, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Daphne and Hari draw closer together. After an assignation with him in the Bibighar Gardens, on a night of rioting and protest, she returns home, claiming she's been raped. On flimsy evidence, Merrick arrests Hari and several of his friends, while Daphne knows that the men who attacked her were peasants or laborers.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 11, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Crossing The River (Episode #101)

KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 3, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

February 1942: Daphne Manners arrives in Mayapore, India, to stay with her 'aunt' Lili. She is soon introduced to the duality of society there, and that Indians and English rarely meet or socialize together. However, she meets Hari Kumar, a young journalist educated at Chillingborough, an elite private school in England, and recently returned to India.
Daphne also meets District Superintendent of Police Ronald Merrick, who develops a dislike for Hari, and a liking for Daphne. At Mayapore, Hari comes under suspicion of subversion by Merrick.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 4, 2017 -- 4:00 AM
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