(20 January 1962)

Amalgamated Press, 1920 Series
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Price:
5 D [0-0-5 GBP]
Pages:
20
On-sale date:
1962
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fleetway Publications Ltd.
Brand:
A Five Star Weekly
Editing:
?

[Driving Test] (Table of Contents)

Bruce Forsyth / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Bruce Forsyth; Fiona
Synopsis:
Bruce plans to take his girlfriend, Fiona, out for a spin in his new sports car, but he must first impress her uncle, who is a court magistrate, on his driving ability.

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 2.

Scoop Donovan (Table of Contents: 1)

Scoop Donovan / comic story / 2.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Scoop Donovan; General Beyan; Colonel Carl Vov Staffen;
Synopsis:
A cameraman's experiences covering the battle of the British army against the German Nazi forces.

Nikki Wild Dog of the North (Table of Contents: 2)

Nikki Wild Dog of the North / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils:
Sparky Moore
Inks:
Sparky Moore
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Nikki (dog); Neewa (bear); Andre Dupas; Makoki; Jacques LeBeau; Durante
Synopsis:
Nikki becomes separated from his owner on a trip for supplies in the Canadian Rockies. After a life in the wild, he is captured by a pair of trappers, one of whom uses a club on Nikki until he is suitable for a dogfight. Nikki wins the dogfight, but when he is claimed by his former owner, must learn to return to domesticated ways.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part ?

Look and Learn (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Look and Learn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Treasure Hunt] (Table of Contents: 4)

Tony Hancock / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Tony Hancock; Huggins
Synopsis:
Tony and Huggins dig for buried treasure and accidentally dig into the bank vault nearby.

Billy Bunter's Knockout (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Billy Bunter's Knockout / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

[120 Fathoms Towards the Ocean Bed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Spangles / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Gunsmoke at Rimrock (Table of Contents: 7)

Gunsmoke / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; western-frontier
Characters:
Marshal Buckskin; Keeley; Johnny Dark
Synopsis:
Marshal Buckskin, Keeley and his friend Johnny Dark have been sent to clean up Rimrock, a lawless town in the Kansas badlands. Their first weeks in Rimrock have been filled with action and only the speed of their guns and fists have saved them from danger. Finally things have begun to quieten down, only to break out in a new direction.

Indexer Notes

Part ?

How to Skate (Table of Contents: 8)

Goofy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Goofy
Synopsis:
Goofy attempts to learn how to skate.

The Space Casterways (Table of Contents: 9)

The Space Casterways / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
The McDonald Family
Synopsis:
The McDonald family were carried off into space by some strange metal creatures who bailed out of the hurtling machine when they saw a shower of approaching meteorites. By a piece of luck, Alan was able to avert disaster and land the craft on a strange new planet. For some time the McDonalds settled down to an almost normal life, but then the ground began to shake and mountains started erupting.

Indexer Notes

Part ?

Mighty Mountie (Table of Contents: 10)

Donald Duck / comic story / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Phil De Lara
Inks:
Phil De Lara
Letters:
?
Job Number:
VP 5-01

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis:
Donald becomes a Mountie and is sent to investigate reports of a bear stealing the food supply at the Goldielocks Mine.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1. USA unofficial title: Donald as Ranger

The Great Locomotive Chase (Table of Contents: 11)

The Great Locomotive Chase / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Lawrence Edward Watkin (screenplay); Elizabeth Beecher (comic adaptation)
Pencils:
John Ushler
Inks:
John Ushler
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
James J. Andrews; William Fuller
Synopsis:
During the Civil War, Secret Service agent James J. Andrews leads a group of Union raiders who hijack a railroad train in Georgia and attempt to outrun Confederate pursuers.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part ?

Film Fun Quips (Table of Contents: 12)

Film Fun Quips / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Mather; Anne Nowell; John Sadler; Rita Lawlor; Mavourneen Pettigrew; Marilyn Hill; Robert Couzens; Derek Brady; Jeremy Peyton; Framk Gemmell; Alan Brace
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Single Picture Jokes.

Beyond the Time Barrier (Table of Contents: 13)

Beyond the Time Barrier / text story / 1.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Major William Allison; Captain Markova
Synopsis:
Test pilot Major William Allison takes out an experimental aircraft designated X-80 and while on a flight one hundred and seven miles above the earth with speed in an excess of seven thousand miles an hour, his plane breaks through the time barrier and he finds himself taken to the future year of 2024.

Indexer Notes

Part ?

Bell-Boy Bubble Gum (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Bell-Boy Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

[Driving Test] (Table of Contents: 15)

Bruce Forsyth / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Bruce Forsyth; Fiona
Synopsis:
Bruce plans to take his girlfriend, Fiona, out for a spin in his new sports car, but he must first impress her uncle, who is a court magistrate, on his driving ability.

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 2.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Driving Test]
    Bruce Forsyth
  2. 1. Scoop Donovan
    Scoop Donovan
  3. 2. Nikki Wild Dog of the North
    Nikki Wild Dog of the North
  4. 3. Look and Learn
    Look and Learn
  5. 4. [Treasure Hunt]
    Tony Hancock
  6. 5. Billy Bunter's Knockout
    Billy Bunter's Knockout
  7. 6. [120 Fathoms Towards the Ocean Bed]
    Spangles
  8. 7. Gunsmoke at Rimrock
    Gunsmoke
  9. 8. How to Skate
    Goofy
  10. 9. The Space Casterways
    The Space Casterways
  11. 10. Mighty Mountie
    Donald Duck
  12. 11. The Great Locomotive Chase
    The Great Locomotive Chase
  13. 12. Film Fun Quips
    Film Fun Quips
  14. 13. Beyond the Time Barrier
    Beyond the Time Barrier
  15. 14. Bell-Boy Bubble Gum
    Bell-Boy Bubble Gum
  16. 15. [Driving Test]
    Bruce Forsyth
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