Tag Archives: Job

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)

Dixie at Dude Ranch

Plot

Dixie Dalton helps her father run Dude Ranch, a popular resort in Texas for holiday makers who come to enjoy the wide-open prairie on horseback. Dixie is a marvel with horses and controls them with her musical voice.

dixie at dude ranch

Notes

Appeared

  • Dixie at Dude Ranch – Judy:  #20 (28 May 1960) – #55 (18 January 1961)

Other Appearances

  • Dixie at Dude Ranch – Judy Annual 1962
  • Dixie of Dude Ranch – Judy Picture Story #01

 

Nanette of the North

Plot

While her father recovers from his broken leg, Nanette Gordon is in charge of their trading store  which stands on the shore of Moose Lake in Canada.  This includes taking charge of deliveries.

nanette of the north

Notes

Appeared

  • Nanette of the North –  Judy:  #01 (16 January 1960) – #16 (30 April 1960)

Other Appearances

  • Nanette of the North – Judy Picture Story Library #04

 

Anna, the Animals’ Friend

Plot

Anna Martin loved her job with the Animals’ Protection Society. The town where Anna lived were having their biggest argument  for years. The River Board had suggested some of the swans on the river should be shot and there had been a storm of protest following the decision.

anna-the-animals_-friend

Notes

  • Art: Dudley Wynne

Appeared

  • Anna, the Animals’ Friend – Bunty: circa #855 (01 June 1974) – (?)

Swinging Sue

Plot

Sue Carter works in the publicity and advertising department of a large London store, Clarrod and Sembridge. She earns the nickname Swinging Sue as she is always so full of life.

swinging sue

Notes

  • Artist: Hugh Thornton-Jones

Appeared

  • Swinging Sue –  Mandy:  #347 (15 September 1973) – #357 (08 September 1973)

Other Appearances:

  • Swinging Sue – Mandy Annual 1975

 

Rent-a-Face from Rosie

Plot

Rosie Robson often helped out at her sister’s’ beauty salon. As a sideline, the girls started a special service – creating disguises for well-known people. Sometimes they even answered calls for help!

Notes

Appeared

  • Rent-a-Face from Rosie – Mandy: #439 (14 June 1975) – (?)

Terry’s Ferry

Plot

Terry Morgan lived with her father and her younger brother, David, in the small village of Llangarog. Mr Morgan was the local ferryman, and when he was injured, Terry took over the job, while still having to attend school.

Notes

Appeared

  • Terry’s Ferry – Mandy: #325 (7 April 1973) – #334 (9 June 1973)