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Vengeance of Vampirene

Plot:

Count Zukor seized power in Geldania, a small Balkan kingdom famed for its vampire superstitions. He had imprisoned its ruler, Prince Stephen.  Stephen’s daughter, champion sportsgirl Princess Irene, found that playing the part of a  vampire bat, made it easier to enter the fortress where he was held hostage.

vengeangce of vampirene

Notes:

  • Art: Adolfo Usero

Appeared:

  • Vengeance of Vampirene – Spellbound:  #57 (22 Oct. 1977) –  #65 (17 Dec. 1977)

Village of Fear

Plot:

Young Janet Lee is trying to prove that giant bats are driving the terrified villagers of Fearton from their homes. It’s Janet’s belief that the bats are controlled by a sinister Miss Brendon, the owner of Dark’s Folly. With newspaper reporter Tom Brookes, Janet keeps watch on the castle. Suddenly the giant bats appear and the pair are spotted.

village of fear

Notes:

  • Art: Adolfo Usero
  • Issues 42-44 the title was “The Village of Fear” before “the” was dropped

Appeared:

  • (The) Village of Fear – Spellbound: #42 (09 July 1977) – #52 (17 September 1977)

Fleetfoot – Girl of the Wilds

Plot:

Fleetfoot lives with the Indians but is not an Indian. She has a golden locket, which is her most prized possession, but she does not realise it holds the key to her true identity. When it opens, she cannot understand it because she cannot read. But Mr Hollins, whom she has befriended, can read it and they go in search of the ranch mentioned in the locket.

Fleetfoot

Notes:

  • Art: Adolfo Usero

Appeared:

  • Fleetfoot –  Debbie: #112 (05 April 1975) – #122 (14  June1975)