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Finding Aid for the Don Hinkley papers, 1960-1972
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Don Hinkley was an American television writer. The collection documents a brief portion of Hinkley's career.
There is very little biographical information available about television writer, Don Hinkley. Hinkley was born Richmond, California, ca. 1922. He started his television career writing for Steve Allen variety ns2:shows in New York. He moved on to write one season of The Bob Newhart Show, the 1961 variety series, followed by four years with the The Andy Williams Show. He wrote for the The Carol Burnett Show and The Flip Wilson Show. Hinkley joined The Muppet Show at the beginning of its second season and stayed through the fifth season. He died ca. February 1981.1922-1981 Hinkley was a television writer and producer. His credits include: The Carol Burnet Show, Flip, I'm Dickens, He's Fenster, The Muppet Show, and the Steve Allen Plymouth Show. http://muppet.wikia.com/wiki/Don_Hinkley
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