Tag Archives: Andrew Wilson

We’ll Win the Loving Cup!

Plot

Holly Taylor was determined that her parents would win the Dunlow Loving Cup, an annual award made to the local couple who had not quarreled for a whole month prior to Dunlow feast day. Holly had a bet with snooty Cynthia Simpson and would lose her new bike to her, if Cynthia’s parents won.

Notes

  • Artist: Andrew Wilson

Appeared

  • We’ll Win the Loving Cup! – Tracy: #232 (10 March 1984) – #246 (16 June 1984)

Jill and Jack

Plot

Jill Norris’s parents breed Pekinese dogs, but although Jill likes dogs, she does not share their taste for Pekineses. Then Jill finds an injured, stray lurcher she names Jack, and once Jack recovers, Jill decides to train him for dog agility competitions. But Jack has an unruly side that have Jill’s parents concerned.

J&J

Notes

  • Artist: Andrew Wilson

Appeared

  • Jill and Jack –  Mandy: circa #1217 (12 May 1990) – (?)

 

Blind Belinda

Plot

Belinda Stewart is blind, but also a talented singer. Her managers are Gloria and Keith Foxton, who promise her she will make enough money to receive a cure from a  famous American doctor. But in fact the Foxtons are out to pocket any money Belinda makes for themselves.

Belinda

Notes

  • Writer: Benita Brown
  • Artist: Andrew Wilson
  • Issue #438 had a 6-page double episode, which is split  in the reprint between issues #1131 and 1#132

Appeared

  • Blind Belinda – Mandy: #428 (29 March 1975) – #444 (19 July 1975)
  • Reprinted – Mandy: #1121 (Jul. 9 1988) – #1138 (05 November 1988)

 

Remember – You’re My Sister!

Plot

Rose Carlton was adopted at the age of four and has a comfortable life with her adopted parents. But Rose wishes she could find her sister, who had gone with relatives when the natural parents died and they could not take Rose as well. When sneaky Iris Smith finds out, she pretends to be that lost sister to take advantage of Rose and the good life she has.

Sister

Notes

  • Artist: Andrew Wilson

Appeared

  • Remember – You’re My Sister! –  Mandy: #982 (9 November 1985) – (?)

 

The Tammy Trilogy

Plot

A trilogy of serials starring Tammy Thumbe. Her next door neighbour Bobby Brown is into chemistry, but Bobby’s formulas have strange effects on Tammy. In her first story, Tiny Tammy, Tammy shrinks whenever she gets wet. In her second story, Where’s Tammy?, Tammy becomes invisible. In her third story, Be Your Age, Tammy!, Tammy behaves either too young or too old for her age.

Tammy

Notes

  • Artist: Andrew Wilson

Appeared

  • Tiny Tammy – Mandy: #1150 (28 January 1989) – #1164 (6 May 1989)
  • Where’s Tammy? – Mandy: #1165 (13 May 1989) – #1176 (29 July 1989)
  • Be Your Age, Tammy! Mandy #1229 (4 August 1990)- #1238 (6 October 1990)

Other Appearances:

  • “Where’s Tammy” – Mandy Annual 1991

 

The Homecoming

Plot

In Victorian times, Janey thought the Megsons were her parents until Mrs Megson confesses she stole Janey from Mrs Wellson, the wife of a wealthy mill-owner. Upon the death of Mrs Megson and imprisonment of Mr Megson, Janey goes to live with her real family. But Richard, the adopted son, resents Janey and is trying to get rid of her.

Homecoming

Notes

  • Artist: Andrew Wilson

Appeared

  • The Homecoming –  Mandy: #937 (29 December 1984) – #944 (16 February 1985)

 

The Many Faces of Moppet

Plot:

Janette Johnson rescues a doll, Moppet, from the river. But Janette does not realise that whatever facial expressions or poses Moppet is put into cause her to act in that exact manner.

Moppet1.jpg

Notes:

  • Artist: Andrew Wilson
  • Reprinted from Mandy, but not on the Mandy/Judy classic pages

Appeared:

  • The Many Faces of Moppet – Mandy:   #955 (04 May 1985) – #970 (17 August 1985)
  • Reprinted – M&J: #49 (18 April 1992) – #64 (01 August 1992)