Giles #32
(1978)

Express Newspapers, 1978 Series
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Price
2.75 GBP
Pages
127
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Express Newspapers Limited
Editing
Giles

Issue Notes

Strips from July 22, 1977 to June 21, 1978.

[Missing Violin] (Table of Contents)

Giles / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Colors
Giles
Letters
Giles

Genre
humour
Synopsis
A violin is missing. The family looks out the window at something amusing.

Introduction (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Angela Rippon
Pencils
Angela Rippon
Inks
Angela Rippon
Letters
typeset; Angela Rippon

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Angela Rippon
Synopsis
Introduction by Angela Rippon; signed by same

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For this one, I want time and a half...
Genre
drama
Characters
Grandma; Doctor; Nurse
Synopsis
Grandma arrives at the doctors for a checkup.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) July 22, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Grandma
Pencils
Grandma
Inks
Grandma
Letters
Grandma

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When I said build them a tree-house...
Genre
humour; children
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) July 24, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Giles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Please Sir! Please don't give me a rise...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A worker begs not to have a rise [raise] in pay.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) August 10, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wake up, Boycott-you're in.
Genre
humour; sport
Synopsis
A man dozes off at a cricket match.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) August 14, 1977
Keywords
cricket

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The note says: 'Thanks for doing our job ...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
Injured workers from the Social Workers Party receive a thank you note from the National Front Fascist Party.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) August 17, 1977
Keywords
hospitals; thank you notes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, dear, I did hear the stewardess say ...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A man has gambled away his family's ticket money while waiting in line at Heathrow.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) August 21, 1977
Keywords
airports; British Airways; gambling; Heathrow Dispute; queuing

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Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No, I haven't seen a missing Panda car...
Genre
humour; car
Synopsis
A farmer, whose potato field is underwater, talks to two policemen who are likeways missing their Panda car.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) August 22, 1977
Keywords
flooding

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
By the tree, old boy-tell her ...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A pilot tries to avoid a woman holding a baby, who is waiting for him.

Indexer Notes

from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) August 24, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pity our flight was cancelled ...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A couple's flight was cancelled.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) August 26, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Senora says as the rest of your party ...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A couple vacationing in Spain face a large hotel bill.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) August 29, 1977
Keywords
bills; spain; vacation

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Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'd forget about the apple...
Genre
humour; children
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 2, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here cometh one with nought to fear ....
Genre
humour
Characters
Chalkie
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 4, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With crews like mine...
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 5, 1977
Keywords
Manchester Ship Canal; sailing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In case anybody has any evil designs on our solitary loaf...
Synopsis
A curate prepares to guard a loaf of bread at Harvest Festival during the National Bread Strike.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 11, 1977
Keywords
bread; Hymn 482; Hymn 483; strikes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The neighbours will get suspicious, Harry...
Genre
humour
Characters
Harry
Synopsis
A housewife is worried about the frequency of the breadman's visits to her house during the Bread Strike.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 12, 1977
Keywords
bread; Bread Strike

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Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I SAID: 'Sorry I dropped...
Genre
humour
Characters
Grandma; Boy
Synopsis
A boy has just dropped a loaf of Grandma's heavy, homemade bread on his father's foot.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 14, 1977
Keywords
bread

Indexer Notes

The bread is so heavy, it needs a hoist-and-tackle to be removed from the oven.

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Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I see they gave you a good spread...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A man from Inland Revenue talks to a farmer with a good crop.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 16, 1977
Keywords
taxes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That giraffe wasn't the only one...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A wife complains about the difficulty of getting her husband out of bed.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 18, 1977
Keywords
husbands; wives

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The man says he don't believe...
Genre
humour; sport
Characters
Ronnie
Synopsis
A young slender woman has a hard time getting a ticket agent to believe she is the mother of a hulking soccer fan.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 21, 1977

Indexer Notes

Sign says: "Fans not admitted unless with parent or adult."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
According to Grandma, she worked hard all her life; ...
Genre
humour
Characters
Grandma
Synopsis
Crandma expresses her opinion of a newspaper article.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 23, 1977

Indexer Notes

Headline: "Women Should Work Harder and Die Earlier and Be Happier for Their Own Good."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Monty, isn't it splendid...
Genre
humour; sport
Characters
Monty; Julia
Synopsis
A wife's commentary causes a man to miss a hole in golf.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 25, 1977
Keywords
golf

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Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It had to happen...
Genre
humour; aviation
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 26, 1977
Keywords
British Airways; Skytrain

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To suggest the magistrates let him off...
Genre
humour; sport
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 28, 1977
Keywords
betting; driving ban; Pigggot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pardon my mirth, Romeo.
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) September 30, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Her Royal Highness has received a surplus...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
As a result of a surplus of baby gear sent to Princess Anne and her sense of humour, the Queen's Guard are replacing their Bearskin hats with baby bonnets.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) October 2, 1977
Keywords
baby clothes; hats

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He gave me a cup of tea...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A teenager is tricked into signing a police recruitment form.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) October 3, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Before you start...
Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) October 5, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If they do abolish the Lords ...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A maid comments on the effects of abolishing the Lords.

Indexer Notes

from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) October 7, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Right! Thou and me ...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A jockey is angry with her horse after the race.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) October 9, 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Giles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, we have read that...
Genre
humour
Synopsis
A solicitor over-advertises.
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) October 10, 1977
Keywords
advertising; lawyers

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Giles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Giles
Pencils
Giles
Inks
Giles
Letters
Giles

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We wasn't discussing politics-I just hit him!
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • from Giles cartoons (Express Newspapers Limited) October 12, 1977
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Missing Violin]
    Giles
  2. 1. Introduction
  3. 2. ["For this one, I want time and a half..."]
    Giles
  4. 3. ["When I said build them a tree-house..."]
    Giles
  5. 4. ["Please Sir! Please don't give me a rise..."]
    Giles
  6. 5. ["Wake up, Boycott-you're in."]
    Giles
  7. 6. ["The note says: 'Thanks for doing our job ..."]
    Giles
  8. 7. ["Yes, dear, I did hear the stewardess say ..."]
    Giles
  9. 8. ["No, I haven't seen a missing Panda car..."]
    Giles
  10. 9. ["By the tree, old boy-tell her ..."]
    Giles
  11. 10. ["Pity our flight was cancelled ..."]
    Giles
  12. 11. ["The Senora says as the rest of your party ..."]
    Giles
  13. 12. ["I'd forget about the apple..."]
    Giles
  14. 13. ["Here cometh one with nought to fear ...."]
    Giles
  15. 14. ["With crews like mine..."]
    Giles
  16. 15. ["In case anybody has any evil designs on our solitary loaf..."]
    Giles
  17. 16. ["The neighbours will get suspicious, Harry..."]
    Giles
  18. 17. ["I SAID: 'Sorry I dropped..."]
    Giles
  19. 18. ["I see they gave you a good spread..."]
    Giles
  20. 19. ["That giraffe wasn't the only one..."]
    Giles
  21. 20. ["The man says he don't believe..."]
    Giles
  22. 21. ["According to Grandma, she worked hard all her life; ..."]
    Giles
  23. 22. ["Monty, isn't it splendid..."]
    Giles
  24. 23. ["It had to happen..."]
    Giles
  25. 24. ["To suggest the magistrates let him off..."]
    Giles
  26. 25. ["Pardon my mirth, Romeo."]
    Giles
  27. 26. ["Her Royal Highness has received a surplus..."]
    Giles
  28. 27. ["He gave me a cup of tea..."]
    Giles
  29. 28. ["Before you start..."]
    Giles
  30. 29. ["If they do abolish the Lords ..."]
    Giles
  31. 30. ["Right! Thou and me ..."]
    Giles
  32. 31. ["Yes, we have read that..."]
    Giles
  33. 32. ["We wasn't discussing politics-I just hit him!"]
    Giles
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