After appearing in the play "Appointment with Death", Agatha Christie wrote Joan a letter telling her she hoped that she would one day play "Miss Marple". Nearly 40 years later, Joan did just that, and ended up being considered the closest to the ...
[on being awarded an OBE] It must be because the programme (Miss Marple) has gone all over the world and is bringing in such lovely revenue. I think its enormous success is because it's so charmingly done.
Straw hat and handbag
Joan Bogle Hickson
Kingsthorpe, Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, UK
Colchester, Essex, England, UK