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Vernon, Barbara Mary (1916 - 1979)

Born
25 July 1916
Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
Died
April 1979
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Scriptwriter

Summary

Barbara Vernon worked for 2NZ radio and for the ABC, first in radio drama, and then in television. At 2NZ she ran a radio pen club for children, and hosted children's hour. Her radio serial on Georges Sand was broadcast by ABC radio. Vernon was the author of Bellbird, a long-running television series in the 1960s.

Barbara Lemon

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