Four girls, Jonquil, Rose, Primula and Marigold, have to survive when both their parents die. Jonquil is an actress and is away with her company so she doesn’t knowing about her mother’s death, as Rose cannot get in touch with her. Rose leaves school but finds it hard to get a job because of her age. She also has to impersonate Jonquil whenever Mrs Forsyth, the welfare lady, comes round, otherwise the two youngest will be taken into care.
The Luck of the Lumsdens – Judy: #1194 (27 Nov. 1982) – #1206 (19 Feb. 1983)