Gerald G. Swan

1940 - 1960
Country:
United Kingdom
Indicia / Colophon Publishers:
2
Brand Groups:
2
Brand Emblems in Use:
2

Total Number of Series:
49
Total Number of Issues:
556
Show covers by month:
using on-sale date or using publication date

Notes:
Gerald G. Swan, owner and publisher (1902-1980) started his career selling used books and comics around 1921. Sensing the upcoming war and potential paper rationing, he began buying paper rights, thus being one of the few publishers to start during World War 2.
Series Year # Issues Covers Published
Archie 1950 2 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1950 - 1953
Archie Annual 1950 2 issues (0 indexed) Have 2 (Need 1) 1950 - ?
Archie Giant Series 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1950 ?
Archie's Christmas Stocking 1955 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery [circa 1955]
Archie's Girls, Betty and Veronica 1950 3 issues (0 indexed) Have 1 (Need 2) 1950 - 1951 ?
Birthday Fun 1948 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1948
Blue Bolt 1950 18 issues (2 indexed) Have 16 (Need 3) 1950 ? - ?
Buffalo Bill Album 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1950 ?
Bumper New Funnies 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Add January 1950
Coloured Slick Fun 1945 69 issues (0 indexed) Have 11 (Need 59) 1945 - 1951
Coloured Slick Fun Budget 1950 3 issues (0 indexed) Add 1950 - 1952
Comic Colour Album 1948 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1948
Comicolour 1946 11 issues (0 indexed) Have 1 (Need 10) 1946 - 1949
Comicolour 1953 4 issues (0 indexed) Have 4 (Need 1) 1953 - 1955
Comicute Budget 1951 2 issues (0 indexed) Add 1951 - 1952
Confessions of Love 1954 14 issues (0 indexed) Add 1954 - 1955
Cute Fun 1946 43 issues (0 indexed) Have 2 (Need 42) [June] 1946 - September 1951
Cute Fun Album 1947 10 issues (1 indexed) Have 3 (Need 7) 1947 - 1956
Cute Fun Annual 1950 6 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1950 ? - ?
Darling Romance 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Add 1950
Dynamic Thrills 1951 10 issues (0 indexed) Have 5 (Need 7) January 1951 - 1952
Extra Fun 1940 4 issues (0 indexed) Add 1940 - 1940
Extra Fun 1952 2 issues (0 indexed) Add 1952 - 1952
Fresh Fun 1940 32 issues (0 indexed) Add 1940 - 1951
Funnies Album 1946 11 issues (0 indexed) Have 10 (Need 3) 1946 ? - 1953 ?
Funnies Budget 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Have 1 (Need 1) June 1950
Indian Warriors Album 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1950
Jughead 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1950 ?
Kiddyfun 1945 12 issues (0 indexed) Add 1945 - 1951
Kiddyfun Album 1947 8 issues (0 indexed) Have 6 (Need 2) 1947 ? - ?
Mighty Comic Annual 1952 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1952
New Funnies 1940 42 issues (0 indexed) Have 2 (Need 41) 1940 - 1951
Old Hooky Buccaneer 1940 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1940
Picture Epics 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1950 ?
Picture Epics 1952 0 issues (0 indexed) No Covers 1952 ?
Schoolgirl 1951 1 issues (0 indexed) Add 1951
Scramble 1947 57 issues (0 indexed) Have 2 (Need 55) 1947 - 1950 ?
Scramble Annual 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Have 1 (Need 1) 1950
Secrets of Love 1954 11 issues (0 indexed) Have 2 (Need 9) 1954 - ?
Slick Fun 1940 21 issues (0 indexed) Have 1 (Need 21) 1940 - 1945
Slick Fun Album 1950 5 issues (0 indexed) Have 4 (Need 1) 1950 ? - ?
Thrill Comics 1940 35 issues (0 indexed) Have 1 (Need 35) 1940 - 1950
Topical Funnies 1940 36 issues (0 indexed) Add 1940 - 1951
True to Life Romances 1954 16 issues (1 indexed) Have 1 (Need 15) 1954 - [undated]
War Comics 1940 21 issues (0 indexed) Have 8 (Need 14) 1940 - 1943
Western Comic Album 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1950
Western Fun Album 1953 3 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1953 ? - ?
Western Fun Comic 1953 6 issues (0 indexed) Have 1 (Need 5) 1953 - 1954
Western Outlaws 1954 8 issues (0 indexed) Have 1 (Need 7) 1954 - 1954 ?
Western War Comic 1949 5 issues (0 indexed) Add 1949 - 1950
Western War Comic 1952 7 issues (0 indexed) Have 1 (Need 6) 1952 - 1953
Wilbur Comics 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Add 1950