Nebraska Authors

Avis Merry Ettinger

Born 1921-08-29 IA (USA)

The author presented the "Merry and Mr. Bill" program on KOLN in the 1950s.

Places Lived

Ames, IA
Lincoln, NE
Manson, IA
Pensacola, FL

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Other


Memoir; Local Television


Co-founder of Merry Manor Childcare in Lincoln, NE
Television Personality

Places Worked

Harmony House Nursery School, later renamed Merry Manor, Lincoln, NE
KOLN Television, Lincoln, NE


Two Thousand Baby Bonnets: A True Story of Live Televsion in 1953 to 1957. 2008.

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