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No Tears for Tina

Plot

Tina Standish was a happy-go-lucky girl, until one day when her eyes were damaged by the landing light of an alien spacecraft. Her vision became distorted, until the spacecraft pilot gave her healing eye drops. But he also warned her she must not cry for a month or the healing powers would be washed away!

Notes

Appeared

  • No Tears for Tina – Tracy: #223 (7 January 1984) – #232 (10 March 1984)

 

Sally and the Spying Space Invader

Plot

Zark the Zagoid had been sent by Z.I.P. – Zargoids Invade Planets – to spy on earth and decide if it was worth invading. He accidentally got locked inside a space invader game until Sally Carter released him and discovered only she could see him. ZIP ordered Zark to find out about earth by spying on Sally.

Notes

  • Art: Robert MacGillivray
  • No episode in issue #151

Appeared

  •  Sally and the Spying Space Invader – Suzy: #139 (4 May 1985) – #153 (10 July 1985)

Jonny Comet the Pop Star from Planet X

Plot

Jonny Comet comes to earth in search of his sister. Slim Fiddler realises Jonny could have a great future as a pop-star and appoints himself as Jonny’s manager. Slim’s niece, Mona, helps to keep Jonny’s identity secret.

jonny comet

Notes

Appeared

  • Jonny Comet the Pop Star from Planet X  –  Mandy: #347 (15 September 1973) – #359 (01 December 1973)
  • Reprinted – Mandy: #666 (20 October 1979) – #678 (12 January 1980)

 

Stella Starr

Plot

Stella Starr is an alien who becomes stranded on Earth. She has many strange powers and has to adjust to living on Earth. She takes on various jobs during her stay, including being a policewoman, stunt girl and holiday rep.

stella starrStarletts

Notes

  • Writer: W. G. Ede

Appeared

  • Stella Starr – Policewoman from Space –  Mandy: #326 (14 April 1973) – #338 (07 July 1973)
  • Stella Starr – Redcoat from Space – Mandy: #549 (23 July 1977) – (?)
  • Stella Starr and the Last of the Scarletts – Mandy: #681 (02 Feb. 1980) – #689 (29 Mar. 1980)

Other Appearances:

  • Stella Starr – Policewoman from Space – Mandy Annual 1974
  • Stella Starr – Mandy Annual 1975
  • Stella Starr- Redcoat from Space –  Mandy Annual 1979
  • Stella Starr – Mandy Annual 1981
  • Stella Starr – Stunt Girl – Mandy Annual 1983

 

Little Twit

Plot

Only Kathy Carter, a young nanny for the  wealthy Ritchie family, knew that little Nora Ritchie had been replaced by an identical space alien child from the planet Twitanie—a little Twit, in fact, with strange powers.

Notes

Appeared

  • Little Twit – Mandy:  circa #753 (20 June 1981) – (?)

Who is Mystine?

Plot

Lorna Lennox had discovered that the girl she had named Mystine came from another world called Planet X. Mystine claimed that Lorna’s childhood teddy bear, Grumble, was some sort of talisman, and that it had saved Lorna from being captured by men from Planet X.

who-is-mystine

Notes

  • Reprinted  in Dutch as “Mystine”, in Debbie #3.

Appeared

  • Who is Mystine? – Debbie: #109 (15 March 1975) – #118 (17 May 1975)