(19 April 1957)

Hulton Press, 1950 Series
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Volume:
8
Price:
4 1/2d [0-0-4 1/2 GBP]
Pages:
20
Indicia frequency:
Every Wednesday
On-sale date:
1957-04-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Marcus Morris
Color:
Mostly full Colour
Dimensions:
12" x 18" (30.5 cm x 45.7 cm)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Reign of the Robots (Part 9) (Table of Contents)

Dan Dare / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Hampson
Pencils:
Frank Hampson
Inks:
Frank Hampson
Colors:
Frank Hampson
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Dan Dare; Digby; The Mekon; Lex; "Flamer"
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Front cover and inside front cover.

["Conger and Snuffle will be here in a moment."] (Table of Contents)

Mark Question / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alan Stranks
Pencils:
Harry Lindfield
Inks:
Harry Lindfield
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Mark; "Doc" Steele; Conger; Snuffle; Professor Carracul

Sky High (Table of Contents)

Eagle Newsreel / photo story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Keep Your Eye On The Target (Table of Contents)

Eagle Sports News / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Tomlin; ?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

[Safety First] (Table of Contents)

Simon Simple / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Simon Simple

Have Lunch With Godfrey Evans (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Competition page.

Jeff Arnold and Billy the Kid (part ?) (Table of Contents)

Riders of the Range / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Charles Chilton
Pencils:
Frank Humpries
Inks:
Frank Humpries
Colors:
Frank Humpries ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; western-frontier
Characters:
Jeff Arnold; Billy the Kid; Sheriff Peppin; Lawyer McSween

Empress Of England (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Cutaway illustration of the passenger liner "Empress of England".

Presented as the top half of the comic's center-spread.

Damballah's Drum (part ?) (Table of Contents)

Luck of the Legion / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Geoffrey Bond
Pencils:
Martin Aitchison
Inks:
Martin Aitchison
Colors:
Martin Aitchison
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Sgt. "Tough" Luck; Cpl. Trenet; Legionnaire Bimberg; Barima

Indexer Notes

Presented as the lower half of the magazine's center-spread.

Man-Hunt (part ?) (Table of Contents)

Jack O'Lantern / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Beardmore
Pencils:
Robert Ayton
Inks:
Robert Ayton
Colors:
Robert Ayton
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; historical
Characters:
Jack Yorke; Rufus; Turnspit; Captain Zero; Cpl. Pascal

Hurry Eagle Painters (Table of Contents)

Eagle Club / activity / 0.9 page (report information)

Script:
Marcus Morris; ?
Letters:
typeset

[Easter Egg] (Table of Contents)

Chicko / comic story / 0.1 page (report information)

Script:
Norman Thelwell
Pencils:
Norman Thelwell
Inks:
Norman Thelwell
Letters:
Norman Thelwell

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Chicko

Easter Holiday (Table of Contents)

Northbrook and the 'Neptune' / text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Peter Ling
Pencils:
Peter Kay
Inks:
Peter Kay
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

["It's Eagle's seventh birthday, boy."] (Table of Contents)

Harris Tweed, Extra Special Agent / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ryan
Inks:
Ryan
Letters:
?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Harris Tweed

The Red Diamond (Part ?) (Table of Contents)

Storm Nelson / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Trice
Pencils:
Richard Jennings
Inks:
Richard Jennings
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
"Storm" Nelson; "Spanner"; "Bash"; Jonah McCann; "Kerluffle"; Mungo Mangabey; Don Kenyon; Aristophe; Joe Bandigo

Nests (Part 2) (Table of Contents)

British Birds / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
George Cansdale
Pencils:
George Cansdale
Inks:
George Cansdale
Colors:
George Cansdale
Letters:
George Cansdale ?

Genre:
non-fiction

Games Master (Table of Contents)

He Wants To Be... / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Gary

David Livingstone (part ?) (Table of Contents)

The Great Explorer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chad Varah
Pencils:
Peter Jackson
Inks:
Peter Jackson
Colors:
Peter Jackson ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; biography
Characters:
David Livingstone; John Livingstone; Mr. Young
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Reign of the Robots (Part 9)
    Dan Dare
  2. 1. ["Conger and Snuffle will be here in a moment."]
    Mark Question
  3. 2. Sky High
    Eagle Newsreel
  4. 3. Keep Your Eye On The Target
    Eagle Sports News
  5. 4. [Safety First]
    Simon Simple
  6. 5. Have Lunch With Godfrey Evans
  7. 6. Jeff Arnold and Billy the Kid (part ?)
    Riders of the Range
  8. 7. Empress Of England
  9. 8. Damballah's Drum (part ?)
    Luck of the Legion
  10. 9. Man-Hunt (part ?)
    Jack O'Lantern
  11. 10. Hurry Eagle Painters
    Eagle Club
  12. 11. [Easter Egg]
    Chicko
  13. 12. Easter Holiday
    Northbrook and the 'Neptune'
  14. 13. ["It's Eagle's seventh birthday, boy."]
    Harris Tweed, Extra Special Agent
  15. 14. The Red Diamond (Part ?)
    Storm Nelson
  16. 15. Nests (Part 2)
    British Birds
  17. 16. Games Master
    He Wants To Be...
  18. 17. David Livingstone (part ?)
    The Great Explorer
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