(1953)

T. V. Boardman, 1953 Series
 
Price:
?
Pages:
192
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
The Popular Press Ltd.
Editing:
T.V. Boardman
Color:
Colour covers; mixed colour and black & white interior
Dimensions:
Traditional Golden-Age British Comic Annual
Paper Stock:
Board cover

The Adventure Annual (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Denis McLoughlin (painted)
Inks:
Denis McLoughlin (painted)
Colors:
Denis McLoughlin (painted)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Denis McLoughlin
Inks:
Denis McLoughlin
Colors:
Denis McLoughlin

Indexer Notes

Inside cover, collage featuring some of the characters that appear in the book.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?

Indexer Notes

Western motif with space for owners name.

The Adventure Annual (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Denis McLoughlin (signed)
Inks:
Denis McLoughlin (signed)

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Frontispiece.

Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Denis McLoughlin (signed)
Inks:
Denis McLoughlin (signed)
Colors:
Denis McLoughlin (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
adventure
Keywords:
pirate

Indexer Notes

Contents listing with an illustration of a pirate.

Son of the Sioux (Table of Contents)

text story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Brian Blake
Pencils:
Derek Charles Eyles [as D.C.E.] (signed)
Inks:
Derek Charles Eyles [as D.C.E.] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Text story with five half-page colour illustrations. Artist credit via Phil Rushton.

The Signet of the King (Table of Contents)

Adam Peril / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Lt. Adam Peril U.S.N.;Tiny; Anita Galvez
Reprints:
Keywords:
pirate

Indexer Notes

Six pages B&W, four in colour.

Lady in the Iron Mask (Table of Contents)

Black Roger / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Roger Randolph (Black Roger); Princess Jotphar; Bart; Kazmir
Reprints:
Keywords:
pirates

Indexer Notes

Four pages in colour, three in B&W.

Operation Cataclysm (Table of Contents)

text story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Leyland
Pencils:
Con. (signed)
Inks:
Con. (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Text story illustrated with five B&W illustrations.

The Cattle King (Table of Contents)

text story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric James
Pencils:
Steve Chapman
Inks:
Steve Chapman
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Text story illustrated with five B&W illustrations.
Art credit via Ray Moore.

The Conquered Goddess (Table of Contents)

text story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Arthur Groom
Pencils:
Denis McLoughlin (signed)
Inks:
Denis McLoughlin (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text story illustrated with five B&W illustrations.

The Robot Empire (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Colin McLoughlin
Pencils:
Denis McLoughlin
Inks:
Denis McLoughlin
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Swift Morgan; Silver; Voss; Emperor Markow; Professor Valor
Synopsis:
Voss and his men from Saturn plan to use giant robots to take over the solar system.
Reprints:

Scourge of the Caribbean (Table of Contents)

text story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
David Roberts
Pencils:
Eric Parker
Inks:
Eric Parker
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
adventure
Keywords:
pirates

Indexer Notes

Text story illustrated with four B&W illustrations.
Art credit via Phil Rushton.

Koo-Koo the Clown (Table of Contents)

text story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gordon Grimsley
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Text story with six B&W illustrations.

Roy Carson and the Old Master (Table of Contents)

Roy Carson / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Colin McLoughlin
Pencils:
Denis McLoughlin
Inks:
Denis McLoughlin
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Roy Carson; Dutch Scully; Lord Gaymore; Silk; Limey; Duece; Weedy
Synopsis:
Roy Carson investigates a stolen painting.
Reprints:

Prince Rupert's Recruit (Table of Contents)

text story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
John Dennis
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Text story with five B&W illustrations.

The Mysterious Dr. Jupiter (Table of Contents)

text story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Peter O'Donnell
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

Text story with four B&W illustrations.

Jungle Flight (Table of Contents)

text story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
John Southcombe
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Text story with four B&W illustrations.

The Sign Of Gemini (Table of Contents)

text story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Peter O'Donnell
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Text story with three B&W illustrations.

Alliance of Evil (Table of Contents)

Captain Daring / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Reed Crandall
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Daring; Captain Foxx; Patch; Captain Jigg; Lady Delores
Reprints:
Keywords:
pirates

The Code of Treachery (Table of Contents)

Eric Falcon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Eric Falcon; Captain Cutlass
Reprints:
Keywords:
pirate

Indexer Notes

Three pages in colour, three in B&W.

Treacherous Whirlpool (Table of Contents)

Doll Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Peterson
Inks:
Bill Peterson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Three pages colour art, three B&W.

["Woozy Winks, What Are You Doing?"] (Table of Contents)

Woozy Winks / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Woozy Winks; Mitzi
Synopsis:
Woozy visits a flea circus and picks up a couple of unwanted visitors.

Indexer Notes

Two pages colour, three in B&W.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Denis McLoughlin (signed)
Inks:
Denis McLoughlin (signed)
Colors:
Denis McLoughlin

Indexer Notes

Reprints the inside front cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Denis McLoughlin (signed) (painted)
Inks:
Denis McLoughlin (signed) (painted)
Colors:
Denis McLoughlin (signed) (painted)

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Adventure Annual
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. The Adventure Annual
  5. 4. Contents
  6. 5. Son of the Sioux
  7. 6. The Signet of the King
    Adam Peril
  8. 7. Lady in the Iron Mask
    Black Roger
  9. 8. Operation Cataclysm
  10. 9. The Cattle King
  11. 10. The Conquered Goddess
  12. 11. The Robot Empire
  13. 12. Scourge of the Caribbean
  14. 13. Koo-Koo the Clown
  15. 14. Roy Carson and the Old Master
    Roy Carson
  16. 15. Prince Rupert's Recruit
  17. 16. The Mysterious Dr. Jupiter
  18. 17. Jungle Flight
  19. 18. The Sign Of Gemini
  20. 19. Alliance of Evil
    Captain Daring
  21. 20. The Code of Treachery
    Eric Falcon
  22. 21. Treacherous Whirlpool
    Doll Man
  23. 22. ["Woozy Winks, What Are You Doing?"]
    Woozy Winks
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
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