Tag Archives: Horse

Penny’s Prize Pony

Plot

Penny Marsden entered a competition to win a pony, and a second entry in her sister, Cathy’s name, to double her chances of winning. When “Cathy’s” entry won, she claimed the pony as her own. Penny was shattered but had to make the best of things when her father insisted that the girls share the pony.

pennys-prize-pony

Notes

Appeared

  • Penny’s Prize Pony – Nikki: #138 (10 October 1987) – #147 (12 December 1987)

Dream Pony

Plot

Teenager Sheena Shore and her pony, Taffy, had rescued Dream, a beautiful pony, from the river. Mr Bolton, the pony’s gruff owner, offered Sheena a job working with Dream and Sheena was about to go to the posh stables to start work.

Notes

Appeared

  • Dream Pony – Judy: #1536 (17 June 1989) – #1546 (26 August 1989)

Four on the Freedom Trail

Plot

IN the year 1940, Joan Clark was staying with her French relations, the Chapelles, in the Vosges district. Joan’s parents were on a scientific survey in the jungles of South America. War with Germany been declared the previous autumn, after Joan had begun her stay but in France there had been little fighting. While the Chapelles worried about the was, Joan and her cousin Monique were more preoccupied with the birth of a foal. But then the war comes closer to home whice leads Joan, Monique along with the mare Astra and foal, Orion on a long journey.

Notes

Appeared

  • Four on the Freedom Trail – Mandy: #290 (5 August 1972) – (?)

Sheena- Showjumper in Secret

Plot

Young Sheena Clark had secretly agreed to ride in show-jumping competitions under the name Pam Jones. Sheena’s guardian disapproved of show-jumping and had sold her horse, Gaylad, to Pam Jones’ father. Pam, however, was unable to handle Gaylad and had persuaded Sheena to take her place in competitions.

sheena-showjumper-in-secret

Notes

Appeared

  • Sheena- Showjumper in Secret – Debbie: #86 (5 Oct. 1974) – #97 (21 Dec. 1974)

Four in the Saddle

Plot

Cassie and Cindy Bridges who live in Parkerville a small town in Arizona, along with their friend Lori they all rode horses together. The girls were intrigued by the Bridges new neighbour Jed.

Notes

  • Artist: Julian Vivas
  • This only lasted 2 episodes and although it promised “more next week” it did not appear in the last issue of M&J, nor did it continue in Bunty after the merger. It seems the finish of M&J led to its sudden discontinuation.

Appeared

  • Four in the Saddle – M&J: #313 (10 May 1997) – #314 (17 May 1997)