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Nothing But the Truth

Plot

Georgina Washington’s habit of telling tales backfired on her one moonlight night, when a mysterious old lady cast a spell on her. Whenever the sign of the crescent moon glowed on Georgina’s forehead, she could tell nothing but the truth, however inconvenient it might be.

Notes

Appeared

  • Nothing But the Truth –  Tracy: #142 (19 June 1982) – #149 (7 August 1982)

Bev’s Bewitched Baton

Plot 

Bev Milne’s blind mum was in New York for an operation hopefully to restore her sight. She left Bev in charge of her newly formed Majorettes, telling her to use the silver baton she had used in her own majorette days. But the baton had struck a witches stone and under the evil power of witch Grizel, it was out to destroy the majorettes.

Notes

Appeared

  • Bev’s Bewitched Baton –  #130 (27 March 1982) – #141 (12 June 1982)

Mona Maid of Magic [1965]

Plot

Mona Masters, a promising magician, becomes apprentice to Merlina, aka the Black Witch. Merlina kidnaps three magicians to steal their secrets. Mona rescues them but burns her hands doing so. Merlina soon dies, but before she does she curses Mona’s hands, saying they will never heal. The hands refuse to heal and Mona is convinced Merlina’s curse is making her unable to perform magic again. However, the three grateful magicians are determined to help Mona overcome the problem and make her a famous magician.

Notes

  • A sequel, Mona The Maharaja’s Magician, ran in Bunty #429 (April 2 1966) – #438 (June 11 1966)

Appeared

  • Mona Maid of Magic – Bunty: #365 (January 9 1965) – #375 (20 March 1965)

The Jezebel Curse

Plot

Sarah Clarke was intensely jealous of her talented siblings Steve and Charlotte. So when Sarah accidentally conjured up the evil Jezebel Jordain who was drowned as a witch in the 17th century, she saw an ideal opportunity to use Jezebels’ powers to bring down Steve and Charlotte.

Notes

  • Photo story

Appeared

  • The Jezebel Curse – Suzy: #58 (15 October 1983) – #63 (19 November 1983)

The Scarecrows of Spooky Hollow

Plot

The Ferris family who’d recently taken over Fortune farm in the village of Spooky Hollow had been warned by a retired farm hand, Willie Burford, not to meddle with the two scarecrows which had been protecting the farm for years. Jody Ferris had uprooted one of the scarecrows however – and now life on the farm had become a series of accidents.

Notes

  • Photo story

Thoughts

  • The Scarecrows of Spooky Hollow – Suzy: #33 (23 April 1983) – #36 (14 May 1983)