Tag Archives: Amnesia

“Lead on Lucky”

Plot

In the year 1839, 12 year old Cathy Cartwright was sent to live with aunt, after her father’s associate betrayed him and left him penniless. After an accident while traveling to her aunt’s home, she was left blind with no memory and only her cat Lucky to guide her

Notes

  • Art: Terry Aspin

Appeared

  •   “Lead on Lucky” – Suzy: #131 (9 March 1985) – #144 (8 June 1985)

Roma the Roamer

Plot

An old gipsy woman put a curse on Julia Cardoon, re-naming  her “Roma the Roamer” and condemning her to wander throughout her life, with no memory of the past. Roma was captured by a gang of thieves. She tried to escape, but was seized by their leader, the Major.

Notes

Appeared

  • Roma the Roamer – Mandy:  #517 (11 December 1977) – #528 (26 February 1977)

The Champion from Nowhere

Plot

On returning home one evening, Helen and  Mike Kirby discovered a girl lying on their doorstep. The girl could remember nothing of her past, not even her own name, but she proved that she was a fine athlete. The Kirbys called the girl Anne, and promised to look after her until she was claimed.

Notes

Appeared

  • The Champion from Nowhere – Mandy: circa #829 (4 December 1982) – (?))

The Face that Haunted Hayley

Plot

After a bank robbery where explosives were used, a young girl lost her memory, and her speech. She ran away from hospital and met some fairground people, Pat and Jeff Alford. They discovered she was a talented artist, and decided to cash in by setting her up as an Instant portrait artist. They called her Hayley, and pretended to be her aunt and uncle. Hayley was haunted by the face of an unknown man —but could not resist a strange urge to keep drawing sketches of the mystery man’s face. Hayley’s only friend was Frank, a boy who worked at the fairground.

Notes

Appeared

  • The Face that Haunted Hayley – Mandy: #396 (17 August 1974) – (?)

Little Miss Mystery

Plot

A girl suffering from loss of memory is identified as Martha Landor,  the daughter of well-to-do parents. However, her parents, house and garden hold no memories for Martha. Only the grim housekeeper, Mrs Meeling, seems to stir the deeply-hidden past. As soon as the chance comes her way, Martha heads for the only place she can remember, the hospital she was brought to when she was first found.

Notes

Appeared

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

Little Miss Nobody

Plot

A girl with amnesia is befriended by Charlie and Elsie Arnett, a cunning couple, who had tricked her into to thinking she was Kathy, the grand daughter of  near blind Miss Mannering. The real Kathy was presumed drowned years before, and the Arnetts wanted to collect the reward for her return.

Notes

  • Art: George Martin ?

Appeared

  • Little Miss Nobody – Mandy: #531 – #538 (7 May 1977)