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Fan Card - HSV Channel 7, Princess Panda, 1962 Document Reg. No: HT 36246

Small rectangular card printed with a black and white photograph of a woman wearing a tiara on one side, with blank reverse.

This card was issued by Melbourne television station HSV Channel 7 during 1962. It features TV personality Panda Lisner, who appeared on their children's program `The Happy Show' as the character Princess Panda. She and Happy Hammond, the host of the show, both joined the station the previous year after leaving GTV Channel 9.

These cards were produced to send to viewers who wrote to the station requesting a photograph or autograph of their favourite performer.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Michael Reason, 2014
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: children, television publicity, australian television industry, performers, television stations, television studios
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Leisure Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Television Programming & Production
Tertiary Classification: promotional materials
Inscriptions: Printed on front of card: HSV/ CHANNEL 7/ MELBOURNE
Organisation Named: HSV 7 (Channel 7) Television Station, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1962
Person Depicted: Ms Panda Lisner, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1962


Sharon Cadby Posted on 21 Aug 2014 11:52 AM
She died in 2011 in VIC as Panda Allan (having married musician Jimmy Allan). She was born Joan Dorothy Kelly in 1928 in WA.

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