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Bunty Annual 1970

Picture Stories

  • Willa the Wisp (Pages: 6-9) [Artist: Douglas Perry]
  • Bianca’s Golden Gift (Pages: 12-15) [Artist: E C Julien]
  • The Sparrows of Love Street (Pages: 20-24) [Artist: Charles Paine]
  • Friend “Funny Face”! (Pages: 25-29) [Artist: Charles Morgan]
  • My Dad – A Poem by Toots (Pages: 30-31) [Artist: Bill Ritchie]
  • Square Peg (Pages: 34-38) [Artist: George Parlett]
  • The Legend of the Lake (Pages: 42-47)
  • Wings for Wilma (Pages: 49-52)
  • Tina the Tester (Pages: 53-54) [Artist: Diane Gabbott]
  • Wendy Round the World (Pages: 55-57) [Artist: E C Julien]
  • Marcia with the Magic Voice (Pages: 62-64) [Artist: Charles Morgan]
  • The Four Marys (Pages: 65-69) [Artist: James Walker]
  • The Hungry Head (Pages: 70-74) [Artist: Len Potts]
  • The Autograph Hunters (Pages: 78-80)
  • She Couldn’t Stop Dancing! (Pages: 82-90) [Artist: Mike White?]
  • The Problem Girls (Pages: 92-96) [Artist: Peter Kay]
  • Monty of the Mountain Rescue (Pages: 97-100) [Artist: Rodney Sutton]
  • Clare’s Kiosk (Pages: 101-102)
  • The Story of Spinning Jenny (Pages: 103-105) [Artist: George Parlett]
  • The Golden Needle Girls (Pages: 106-107)
  • Hairdresser on Wheels (Pages: 116-120)
  • Pippa – the Artful Painter (Pages: 121-125) [Artist: Hugh Thornton-Jones]

Text Stories

  • The Urchin with the Skates (Pages: 17-19)
  • The Lonely One (Pages: 40-41)
  • Mandy and the Magpie Man (Pages: 59-61)
  • My Crazy Cousin (Pages: 75-77)
  • No Stick-in-the-Mud! (Pages: 110-112)
  • His Heart’s in the Highlands (Pages: 114-115)

Features

  • Horses through the Ages (Pages: 10-11)
  • Dog Posters:
    • Alsatian (Page 16)
    • Afghan Hound (Page 33)
    • Dalmatian (Page 81)
  • Home, Sweet Home – The Story Behind the Song (Page 32)
  • How We Got the Granny Smith (Page 39)
  • Bunty’s Cut-Out Wardrobe (Page 48)
  • The Story of the Statue of Liberty (Page 58)
  • Get in the Swing! (Page 91)
  • Who’s First Home? (Pages: 108-109)
  • Beautiful Bridesmaid (Page 113)

 

* Thanks to Goof for information and cover picture

Bunty Annual 1969

Picture Stories

  • The Girl They All Hated (Pages: 6-11) [Artist: Manuel Cuyas]
  • The Wash-Day Wonder (Page 12) [Artist: Doris Kinnear]
  • Tina the Tester (Pages: 13-16) [Artist: Diane Gabbot]
  • Dora’s Delivery Service (Pages: 18-23) [Artist: Charles Paine]
  • Toots (Page 24) [Artist: Bill Ritchie]
  • Milly Marbles (Pages: 29-32)
  • Laundry Blues (Page 33) [Artist: Doris Kinnear]
  • You’ll Never Dance Again! (Pages: 36-43) [Artist: Emilio Frejo?]
  • A Song for Susan (Pages: 49-52)
  • Wendy Round The World (Pages: 53-55) [Artist: E C Julien]
  • The Four Marys (Pages: 58-61) [Artist: James Walker]
  • A Bite for Bunty (Page 62) [Artist: Doris Kinnear]
  • Janet’s Feathered Friends (Pages: 63-64)
  • Angela – Action Model (Pages: 66-69) [Artist: Peter Kay]
  • The Gallant Sir Walter Raleigh (Pages: 77-80)
  • Puss in Hat (Pages: 81-86) [Artist: Charles Morgan]
  • When the Blossom Blooms! (Pages: 87-89)
  • The Curing of Clumsy Clara (Pages: 91-96) [Artist: E C Julien]
  • Donna’s Donkeys (Pages: 98-101) [Artist: Douglas Perry]
  • Linyi and the Problem Prince (Pages: 102-104) [Artist: Robert MacGillivray]
  • The Alive-Alive-Oh Girl! (Pages: 105-108)
  • Little Mother Meg (Pages: 110-112)
  • Trouble in Store (Page 113) [Artist: Doris Kinnear]
  • Petra the Pedlar (Pages: 114-119)
  • Polly on Patrol (Pages: 122-125)

Features

  • Enchanted Castle (Page 17)
  • An Easy Way to Draw (Pages: 25-28)
  • The Story of the Brazil Nut (Pages: 34-35)
  • Dog Calendar (Pages: 45-48)
  • The Flowering Forest (Pages: 56-57)
  • Bunty’s Cut-Out Wardrobe (Pages: 44, 65)
  • The Story of Our Alphabet (Pages: 70-75)
  • A Peep at Other People: Hong Kong (Page 76)
  • Treasure Trail (Page 90)
  • How to Make Ruby the Robot (Page 97)
  • Africa Safari (Page 109)
  • Over Hill and Dale (Pages: 120-121)

 

* Thanks to Goof for information and cover picture

Bunty Annual 1968

Picture Stories

  • The Star’s a Char! (Pages: 6-11) [Artist: Emilio Frejo?]
  • Hairdresser on Wheels (Pages: 12-15) [Artist: Robert MacGillivray]
  • Princess of the Keyboard (Pages: 18-23)
  • Dora’s Donkeys (Pages: 29-32) [Artist: Mike White]
  • Problem Girl (Pages: 34-40) [Artist: Diane Gabbot]
  • Little Mum (Pages: 42-47) [Artist: A E Allen]
  • The Four Marys (Pages: 49-53) [Artist: James Walker]
  • Flower of Fortune (Pages: 57-60) [Artist: “B Jackson”]
  • Monty of the Mountain Rescue (Pages: 61-64) [Artist: Hugh Thornton-Jones]
  • The Prophecy of Tong (Pages: 65-71) [Artist: Robert MacGillivray]
  • Flower Shop Flora (Pages: 73-76)
  • The Return of the White Fawn (Pages: 77-80)
  • Forbidden to Dance (Pages: 81-90) [Artist: Tony Thewenetti]
  • Every Dog Has His Day (Pages: 94-99)
  • The Thirteenth Witch (Pages: 100-103) [Artist: Mike White]
  • An ABC of Toots (Pages: 104-105) [Artist: Bill Ritchie]
  • Kids of the Big Top (Pages: 106-111) [Artist: Peter Kay]
  • The Stranger in the Glen (Pages: 113-119) [Artist: Charles Morgan]
  • The Pearl of Monravia (Pages: 121-125) [Artist: Peter Kay]

Text Stories

  • My Sister Mitsy (Pages: 24-27)
  • Jill – Junior Reporter (Pages: 54-56)
  • The Missing Bride (Pages: 91-93)

Features

  • Which Fancy Dress do you Fancy? (Page 16)
  • Creatures of Our Countryside:
    • The Badger (Page 17)
    • The Brown Hare (Page 28)
    • The Fox (Page 112)
  • The Girl who Preferred Lions (Page 33)
  • Famous Dances From All Over The World (Page 41)
  • How to make Penny the Puppet (Page 48)
  • Cold Comforts (Page 72)
  • The Beautiful Barbette (Page 120)

 

* Thanks to Goof for information and cover picture

Tina the Tester (1967-68)

Plot

Tina Roberts works for a firm that tests new products to ensure they live up to the manufacturers’ claims before they go on sale. This leads to all sorts of scrapes and adventures.

Notes

  • Artist: Diane Gabbot (also Gabbott)

Appeared

  • Tina the Tester –  Bunty: #519 (December 23 1967) – #530 (March 9 1968).

Other Appearances:

Annual appearances:

  • Bunty annual 1969
  • Bunty annual 1970
  • Bunty annual 1971
  • Bunty annual 1974

Summer specials

  • Bunty summer special 1968
  • Bunty summer special 1971
  • Bunty summer special 1972
  • Bunty summer special 1973. Diane Gabbot drew all of these.

PSL

  • Tina the Tester: Bunty PSL #242. The artist for this was Tony Speer.