(17 May 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:
1957-05-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Hulton Press Ltd.
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

Reign of the Robots (Part 13) (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; The Mekon; Sir Hubert Guest; Professor Jocelyn Peabody; Hank; Pierre; Flamer; Digby; Lex
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Front cover and inside front cover.

["I must try to save these creeps."] (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 Question; Conger; Snuffle; "Doc" Steele

The Boy Who Made History (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Macdonald Hastings
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Britain's Jet-Propelled Butterfly Ace (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[Cricket] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Simon Simple

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; Mrs. McSween; Luke; Colonel Dudley

The B.M.W. Isetta (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Cutaway illustration of the B.M.W. Isetta automobile.

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

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; Kadilia; Cpl. Kettle

Round the Coast With Holiday Playtime (Table of Contents)

Eagle Club / activity / 0.9 page (report information)

Script:
Marcus Morris; ?
Letters:
typeset

[Bananas] (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

A Chapter of Accidents (Table of Contents)

Northbrook's Burning / text story / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure

[Tough and Reliable] (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:
"Spanner"; Don Kenyon; Joe Bandigo; Max; Jonah; "Kerfuffle"; "Storm" Nelson

Salmon and Eels (Table of Contents)

Let's Go Fishing / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

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; Joseph Moore; Rev. Cecil; Dr. Risdon Bennett
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Reign of the Robots (Part 13)
    Dan Dare
  2. 1. ["I must try to save these creeps."]
    Mark Question
  3. 2. The Boy Who Made History
  4. 3. Britain's Jet-Propelled Butterfly Ace
    Eagle Sports News
  5. 4. [Cricket]
    Simon Simple
  6. 5. Jeff Arnold and Billy the Kid (part ?)
    Riders of the Range
  7. 6. The B.M.W. Isetta
  8. 7. Damballah's Drum (part ?)
    Luck of the Legion
  9. 8. Man-Hunt (part ?)
    Jack O'Lantern
  10. 9. Round the Coast With Holiday Playtime
    Eagle Club
  11. 10. [Bananas]
    Chicko
  12. 11. A Chapter of Accidents
    Northbrook's Burning
  13. 12. [Tough and Reliable]
    Harris Tweed, Extra Special Agent
  14. 13. The Red Diamond (Part ?)
    Storm Nelson
  15. 14. Salmon and Eels
    Let's Go Fishing
  16. 15. David Livingstone (part ?)
    The Great Explorer
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