Sun #190
(September 27th 1952)

Amalgamated Press, 1952 Series
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Price
3d [0-0-3 GBP]
Pages
20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.
Editing
?
Color
Colour Cover; Black & White Interior; Colour Centrefold
Dimensions
7 1/4" x 9 1/2"
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indexed from a digital copy.


Indian Fighter (Table of Contents)

Billy the Kid / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
? (first page only)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Chief Big Elk and his braves had been given rifles and firewater by bad white traders and they swarmed out on the warpath.
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Billy the Kid (Will Bonney); Major Brant; Chief Big Elk (villain)

The Traitor of the School (Table of Contents: 1)

Chums of Hawkhurst / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Jimmy Baxter; Forth Form students; Mr. R. A. Julian; Mr. Stringer (villain)

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

The Sun Car Spotters Club / activity / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

List of numbers that match the membership numbers of club members. Those whose number was shown could send in for a prize.

Would You Like To Win 10/-? (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Competition.

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

The Joker's Fun Fare / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stop saying it's just like Uncle Fred!
Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

Collection of jokes sent in by readers.

[Tossing the Caber] (Table of Contents: 5)

Moko and Boko / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?

Genre
humour; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Moko (a monkey); Boko (a parrot)
Synopsis
Moko is not having much success at tossing the caber so Boko shows him how to do it, and ends up with a headache.

Indexer Notes

Feature is in pantomime.

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

Ivanhoe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As Robin Hood's bowmen attacked Torquilstone Castle, the Norman knight, Front-de-Boeuf, roared out orders to his men.
Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Ivanhoe; Cedric; Isaac of York; Wamba the Jester; Robin Hood; bowmen; Front-de-Boeuf (villain); Bois-Gilbert (villain); de Bracy (villain)

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the M.G.M. movie.

Bad-Luck Ben (Table of Contents: 7)

Wild Bill Hickok / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Barry Ford
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Wild Bill Hickok; Bad-Luck Ben; Indians (villains)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

What's Happened to Robin Hood? (Table of Contents: 9)

Cadbury's Puzzle Corner / activity / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Robin Hood

The Planet of Peril (Table of Contents: 10)

Jak of the Jaguars / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Patrick Nicolle
Inks
Patrick Nicolle
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Jak; Karina; jaguars; Troggs; Branes (villains); Tweens (villains)

Enter Gypsy Joe (Table of Contents: 11)

My Pal Wagger / text story / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script
George E. Rochester
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ned; Wagger (his dog): Gypsy Joe (villain)

Go To the Zoo (Table of Contents: 12)

The Penguin Patrol / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humour

The Silver Dwarf (Table of Contents: 13)

Dick Turpin / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hugh McNeil
Inks
Hugh McNeil
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the spot, Dick.
Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Dick Turpin; Moll Moonlight; Sixteen String Jack; Tom King; ruffians (villains)

[Stirling Mouse] (Table of Contents: 14)

Ollie the Merry Mouser! / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Hargreaves
Inks
Harry Hargreaves
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humour; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Ollie; a mouse
Synopsis
Ollie and a mouse use a toy car to bedevil each other.

Bow Legged Westerners (Table of Contents: 15)

Barry Ford's Western Scrapbook / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Barry Ford
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Indian Fighter
    Billy the Kid
  2. 1. The Traitor of the School
    Chums of Hawkhurst
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Sun Car Spotters Club
  4. 3. Would You Like To Win 10/-?
  5. 4. ["Stop saying it's just like Uncle Fred!"]
    The Joker's Fun Fare
  6. 5. [Tossing the Caber]
    Moko and Boko
  7. 6. ["As Robin Hood's bowmen attacked Torquilstone Castle, the Norman knight, Front-de-Boeuf, roared out orders to his men."]
    Ivanhoe
  8. 7. Bad-Luck Ben
    Wild Bill Hickok
  9. 8. ["What can I give you for a Christmas present?"]
  10. 9. What's Happened to Robin Hood?
    Cadbury's Puzzle Corner
  11. 10. The Planet of Peril
    Jak of the Jaguars
  12. 11. Enter Gypsy Joe
    My Pal Wagger
  13. 12. Go To the Zoo
    The Penguin Patrol
  14. 13. The Silver Dwarf
    Dick Turpin
  15. 14. [Stirling Mouse]
    Ollie the Merry Mouser!
  16. 15. Bow Legged Westerners
    Barry Ford's Western Scrapbook
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