Norman Hetherington

(1921 — 2010)

Norman Frederick Hetherington was an Australian artist, teacher, cartoonist, puppeteer, and puppet designer.

He is best remembered as the creator of one of Australia's longest running children's shows, Mr Squiggle. Hetherington was the sole operator and voice of its star performer, the Mr Squiggle marionette.

He, his wife Margaret, who wrote scripts for the show, and his daughter, Rebecca, who appeared in some episodes, were Guests of Honour at Huttcon '90.

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