Tag Archives: Job

Jo and Jeannie

Plot

On Jo Dentry’s first day working at a store, Gladstone and Peebles, she found an old Victorian telephone. When she lifted the ear piece the ghost of Jeannie May materialized. Jeannie a cheeky cockney had worked in the store when it first opened 1837 and she promised to help Jo all she could.

Notes

Appeared

  • Jo and Jeannie – Mandy: #512 (6 November 1976) – (?)
  • Jo and Jeannie Mandy: (?) – #538 (7 May 1977)

The Slave Girls

Plot

In order to earn extra money, Suzanne and Sandy Miller advertise themselves as slave girls (complete with Roman costume) who work for a small payment. Each job always seems to give the girls some additional problem to solve.

Slave Girls

Notes

Appeared

  • The Slave Girls –  Mandy:  circa #301 (21 October 1972) – (?)
  • The Slave Girls –  Mandy:  #420 (01 February 1975) – #427 (22 March 1975)
  • The Slave Girls –  Mandy:  #707 (02 August 1980) – #708 (09 August 1980)
  • The Slave Girls –  Mandy:  #714 (20 September 1975)

Other Appearances:

  • The Slave Girls  – Mandy annual 1974
  • The Slave Girls  – Mandy annual 1976
  • The Slave Girls  – Mandy annual 1977

 

Trix at the Typewiter

Plot

Trix Adams new typewriter has brought her an unexpected trip abroad as secretary to Professor Westerdale, an archaeologist, who is exploring ancient ruins in Greece. At the site one morning, Trix and the Professor are joined by Professor Klamm, an archaeologist working nearby.

trix and her typewriter

Notes

Appeared

  • Trix at the Typewriter – Judy:  #109 (10 February 1962) – #121 (05 May 1962)

Julie at the Winter Palace

Plot

Julie Adams a lively, talented girl of 16,  is employed as a junior hostess at a winter sports resort in Switzerland, owned by a wealthy baroness.

julie at winter palace

Notes

Appeared

  • Julie at the Winter Palace – Judy:  #100 (09 December 1961) – #107 (27 January 1962)
  • Julie at the Winter Palace (2) – Judy:  #138 (01 September 1962) – #152 (08 December 1962)

Other Appearances

  • Julie at the Winter Palace –  Debbie Picture Story Library #14

Have-a-Go-Jo

Plot

Jo Dean lives with her grandparents at West-haven small-holding, where her grandfather is recovering from a serious operation. Most of the work falls on Jo, but she doesn’t mind, as she’s a girl willing to tackle any job. The Hardacres, who live on a big, neighbouring farm, are doing everything they can to get the Deans out of the holding.

have a go jo

Notes

Appeared

  • Have-A-Go-Jo  – Judy:  #76 (24 June 1961) – #87 (09 September 1961)