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Mandy Annual 1990

Picture Stories

  • The Guardian Tree (Pages: 4-12, 33-43, 81-89, 118-127)
  • I Can’t Stand My Sister! (Pages: 13-16)
  • I Hate Humpty! (Pages: 19-26) [Art: Veronica Weir]
  • Meddling Maggie (Pages: 28-31) [Art: George Martin]
  • My Little Green Prince (Pages: 44-48) [Art: Wilf Street]
  • Something to Hide (Pages: 44-56) [Art: “B Jackson”]
  • I Want to Win! (Pages: 49-64) [Art: Bert Hill]
  • The Daffodil Dancer (Pages: 67-74) [Art: Pamela Chapeau]
  • Atlanta’s Tale (Pages: 76-80) [Art: Tom Hurst]
  • The Return of Ted (Pages: 90-96) [Art: Andrew Wilson]
  • Princess Dinah (Page 101)
  • The Secret of Cousin Tania (Pages: 102-111) [Art: Carlos Freixas]
  • My Best Friend? (Pages: 113-117) [Art: Leslie Branton]

Text Stories

  • Face the Music (Pages: 17-18) [Art: George Martin]
  • Tidy Your Room! (Page 32)
  • Swing High (Pages: 65-66) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • The Phantom of the 13th Floor (Pages: 98-100)

Features

  • Christmas Puzzles (Page 27)
  • Have a Handy Boyfriend Hanging Around! (Page 57)
  • Best of Breeds (Page 75)
  • Book-End Girls (Page 9)
  • Play the Game! (Page 112)

* Thanks to Goof for information and picture

 

Mandy Annual 1988

Picture Stories

  • Watch What You Tell Tina! (Pages: 4-13) [Art: Andrew Wilson]
  • Striker Sue (Pages: 14-18) [Art: Tom Hurst]
  • Once Upon a Time (Pages: 19-23) [Art: Wilf Street]
  • Pie’s Promise (Pages: 24-32)
  • Polly’s Perfect Mum (Pages: 35-39)
  • The Long and Short of It! (Pages: 41-46)
  • Valda and the Way of the Messenger (Pages: 49-61) [Art: Dudley Wynne]
  • A Little Bit of Sunshine (Pages: 65-70) [Art: Norman Lee]
  • I Won’t Spoil Her Wedding! (Pages: 71-80) [Art: Pamela Chapeau]
  • Laura and the Little People (Pages: 81-85) [Art: Robert MacGillivray]
  • Love Thy Neighbour (Pages: 86-90) [Art: Leslie Branton]
  • The Sing-a-Gram Girl (Pages: 92-96) [Art: George Martin]
  • Lucy’s Loving Cake (Pages: 98-102) [Art: Richard Neillands]
  • A Friend for Shining Star (Pages: 104-111) [Art: Tom Hurst]
  • Angel and the Box of Comfort (Pages: 113-127) [Art: Dudley Wynne]

Text Stories

  • To Love and Cherish (Pages: 33-34) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • Time for Terror! (Pages: 47-48)
  • A Spell of Success (Pages: 62-63) [Art: David Matysiak]
  • The Foundling (Page 97)

Features

  • Tea-cup Tales (Page 40) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • Make a G-lovely Puppet (Page 48)
  • What’s Cooking? (Page 64)
  • Making Faces with Mandy (Page 91) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • On the Seashore (Page 103)
  • The Seasons’ Spell (Page 112)

 

* Thanks to Goof for information and picture

Mandy Annual 1985

Picture Stories

  • Valda (Pages: 4-15) [Art: Dudley Wynne]
  • Lucky’s Christmas Dinner (Pages: 17-22) [Art: Wilf Street]
  • Home of Last Hopes (Pages: 28-32) [Art: Richard Neillands]
  • Faith, Hope and Charity (Pages: 33-37) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • Mandy (A Story without Words) (Pages: 38, 96) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • “You’ll Never Believe This, But…” (Pages: 39-42) [Art: Leslie Branton]
  • Charmette (Pages: 44-48) [Art: Wilf Street]
  • The Portraits (Pages: 49-55) [Art: Jim Eldridge]
  • Mum’s Bargains (Pages: 57-60) [Art: Tom Hurst]
  • The Masked Ballerina (Pages: 66-74) [Art: Andy Tew]
  • The Best of Friends (Pages: 76-79)
  • The Raggedy-Anne Doll (Pages: 81-88) [Art: Andrew Wilson]
  • A Christmas Story (Pages: 90-95) [Art: Stanley Houghton]
  • Who…? (Pages: 97-102) [Art: Ron Lumsden]
  • “My Brother Hates Me!” (Pages: 105-108) [Art: George Martin]
  • Smiley (Pages: 109-112) [Art: Tom Hurst]
  • Angel (Pages: 114-125) [Art: Dudley Wynne]

Text Stories

  • The Secret from the Past (Pages: 23-26)
  • Down Among the Dinosaurs (Pages: 61-64)
  • Emily (Page 75)
  • The Ugly Queen Contest (Pages: 103-104)

Features

  • It’s a Date! (Pages: 16, 27, 43, 56, 65, 80, 89, 113)
  • “What a Nice Girl!” (Pages: 126-127)

 

* Thanks to Goof for information and picture

Bunty Annual 1977

Picture Stories

  • Terry’s Cure for the Blues (Pages: 6-10) [Artist: Andy Tew]
  • Jenny Laker – Record Breaker (Pages: 11-13) [Artist: A E Allen]
  • Toots (Page 16) [Artist: Bill Ritchie]
  • The Four Marys (Pages: 17-25) [Artist: James Walker]
  • The Cheddar Mob (Pages: 29-32)
  • Mad about Ballet (Pages: 33-37) [Artist: Diane Gabbott]
  • Crash! Bang! It’s Laura Lang! (Pages: 39-43) [Artist: Hugh Thornton-Jones]
  • My Pal Cuddles (Pages: 46-48)
  • She’d Never Have “Guest”! (Pages: 49-53) [Artist: Matias Alonso]
  • It’s No Joke – the Queen’s Broke! (Pages: 57-61) [Artist: Leslie Branton]
  • Superstitious Cindy (Pages: 62-64)
  • Pamela, Pet Finder (Pages: 65-67) [Artist: A E Allen]
  • Di, the Deliver-It Girl (Pages: 68-72) [Artist: George Martin]
  • Catch the Cat! (Pages: 74-79) [Artist: Hugh Thornton-Jones]
  • Sally “Sleighs” Them! (Pages: 83-85)
  • The Castaway from Outer Space (Pages: 86-96) [Artist: Peter Kay]
  • The Redwell Ring (Pages: 97-99) [Artist: Mike White]
  • There’s Magic in her Needles! (Pages: 100-101) [Artist: Roy Newby]
  • Sing Along with Sadie (Pages: 102-104) [Artist: Selby Donnison]
  • A “Flash” of Inspiration from Fiona! (Pages: 105-109) [Artist: Tony Higham]
  • Stella, the Star Fetcher (Pages: 117-121) [Artist: Selby Donnison]
  • Tillie the Trier (Pages: 124-125)

Text Stories

  • Pop Star on the Run! (Pages: 26-28) [Artist: George Martin]
  • Podge, the School’s Big Hope! (Pages: 54-56)
  • Around the Rugged Rocks (Pages: 80-82)
  • Monkeys Galore (Pages: 110-112)

Features

  • Lady of Valour, Edith Cavell (Pages: 14-15) [Artist: Andy Tew]
  • Would You Believe it? (Page 38)
  • Pick the Princess (Pages: 44-45)
  • Bunty’s Cut-Out Wardrobe (Page 73)
  • Pets’ Corner (Pages: 113-116)
  • Who’s Got the Goodies? (Pages: 122-123)

*Thanks to Goof for information

Mandy Annual 1989

Picture Stories

  • The Best Gift of All (Pages: 4-10) [Art: Pamela Chapeau]
  • Paula’s Picture [4 parts] (Pages: 11-16, 49-60, 75-80, 114-125)
  • Little Frankie (Pages: 19-24) [Art: Andrew Wilson]
  • The Romances of Rhoda (Pages: 26-29) [Art: David Matysiak]
  • Valda – And the Secret of the Snows (Pages: 33-47) [Art: Dudley Wynne]
  • Once Upon a Rhyme (Pages: 61-64) [Art: Wilf Street]
  • Looking After Gran (Pages: 65-74) [Art: Andrew Wilson]
  • The Piano that Wouldn’t Play (Pages: 82-90) [Art: Tom Hurst]
  • Hannah’s Horoscope (Pages: 92-96) [Art: Leslie Branton]
  • The Dance of the Swan (Pages: 100-104) [Art: Veronica Weir]
  • We Three (Pages: 106-109) [Art: Wilf Street]

Text Stories

  • A Bit of Good News (Pages: 17-18) [Art: Bill Baker?]
  • A Better Way (Pages: 30-32)
  • Chamber of Horrors (Page 81)
  • The Face in the Photograph (Pages: 97-99 [Art: Bill Baker?]
  • A Beautiful Friendship (Pages: 110-112) [Art: Bill Baker?]

Features

  • Christmas Puzzles (Page 25)
  • Colour Capers/Felt Pen Magic (Page 48)
  • Fine Faces/Fearful Finger (Page 91)
  • Jungle Chains (Page 105)
  • Garden Quiz (Page 113)
  • Somewhere Under the Rainbow (Pages: 126-127)

 

* Thanks to Goof for information and cover picture

Mandy Annual 1972

Picture Stories

  • Valda (Pages: 6-15) [Art: Dudley Wynne]
  • Mandy (Pages: 16, 41) [Art: Peter Kay]
  • Meg of Magpie Manor [4 parts] (Pages: 24-20, 49-53, 77-80, 97-101) [Art: Len Potts]
  • The Twopenny Times (Pages: 25-28) [Art: Tony Thewenetti]
  • A Home for Heather (Pages: 33-40) [Art: Robert Hamilton]
  • Jill’s Gentle Giant (Pages: 42-44) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • Snapshot Susie (Pages: 45-48)
  • Away Went Wendy (Pages: 56-64) [Art: Douglas Perry]
  • My Chum – Mum! (Pages: 68-72) [Art: Leslie Branton]
  • Elsie’s Elephant (Pages: 81-85)
  • Friend of the Lonely (Pages: 86-89)
  • The Kazoo Kids (Pages: 90-96 [Art: Guy Peeters]
  • Betty the Babysitter (Page: 102)
  • Milly’s Magic Box (Pages: 107-112) [Art: Leslie Otway]
  • The Wishing Well (Pages: 113-118) [Art: Richard Neillands]
  • Wendy the Winner (Pages: 119-125) [Art: Andy Tew]

Text Stories

  • The Princess and the Wild One (Pages: 17-19)
  • Welcome House (Pages: 29-32) [Art: George Martin]
  • The Secret of the Shoes (Pages: 54-55)
  • O, Christmas Tree (Pages: 65-67)
  • The Mini-Movers (Pages: 73-76)
  • Mum on Wheels (Pages: 103-106)

 

* Thanks to Goof for information and cover picture

Mandy Annual 2005

Picture Stories

  • Penny’s Place (Pages: 5-11) [Art: Peter Wilkes]
  • Angel (Pages: 25-30) [Art: Dudley Wynne]
    • Reprinted from Mandy Annual 1994
  • A Friend for Keeps! (Pages: 55-58) [Art: Leslie Branton]
    • Reprinted from Mandy Annual 1994
  • Wee Slavey (Pages: 83-90) [Art: “B Jackson”]
  • The Bargain (Pages: 97-103) [Art: Carlos Freixas]
    • Reprinted from Mandy Annual 1995 (The Gift Horse)
  • Cool! (Pages: 113-115) [Art: Peter Wilkes]
    • Reprinted from Mandy Annual 1995 (M&J)
  • The Visitor (Pages: 119-125) [Art: Eduardo Feito]

Text  Stories

  • Let’s Dance! (Pages: 36-37)
  • Follow Me! (Pages: 94-95)

Photo Stories

  • The Talent (Pages: 15-19)
  • Good Move! (Pages: 41-48)
  • Sounds Right! (Pages: 73-77)
  • Looking Good! (Pages: 106-109)

Features

  • Lion Poster (Page: 2-3)
  • Hand-tastic! (Pages: 12-14)
  • Red Faced! (Pages: 20-21)
  • Pets! Pets! Pets! (Pages: 22-23)
  • Take Off! (Pages: 24)
  • Piglet Poster (Pages: 31)
  • Tree-mendous! (Pages: 32-33)
  • Funky Puzzles! (Pages: 34-35)
  • It’s Magic! (Pages: 38-40)
  • Bunny Poster (Pages: 49)
  • Mandy’s Mega A to Z (Pages: 50-51)
  • Clear Round (Pages: 52-53)
  • Hi, There! (Pages: 54)
  • Starscope (Pages: 59)
  • Big Sister! (Pages: 60)
  • Mmm! Flapjacks (Pages: 61)
  • Mirror, Mirror! (Pages: 62-63)
  • In the Spotlight (Pages: 64-65)
  • Who’s Your Spooky Pal? (Pages: 66-67)
  • Mandy’s Mega A to Z (Pages: 68-69)
  • Boredom Beaters! (Pages: 70-71)
  • Starscope (Pages: 72)
  • Red Faced! (Pages: 78-79)
  • All About You! (Pages: 80-82)
  • So You Want to Be… (Pages: 91-93)
  • Cat Poster (Pages: 96)
  • Pick a Puzzle! (Pages: 104-105)
  • It’s a Doodle! (Pages: 110-111)
  • Bird Poster (Pages: 112)
  • It’s Christmas! (Pages: 116-117)
  • Starscope (Pages: 118)
  • Bear Poster (Pages: 126-127)

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Mandy Annual 1973

Picture Stories

  • Mandy (Pages: 2-3, 96, 126-127) [Art: Peter Kay]
  • With Love from Lindy (Pages: 6-16) [Art: Dudley Wynne]
  • Caesar and Cleo (Pages: 17-23) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • Little Miss No-Name [4 parts] (Pages: 24-28, 52-58, 74-80, 108-112)
  • Carol’s Cauldron (Pages: 33-36)
  • The Ghost of Sunday Manor (Pages: 37-42) [Art: “B Jackson”]
  • Carrie Chase – Girl Reporter (Pages: 43-48) [Art: Bernard Greenbaum?]
  • Late Kate (Pages: 49)
  • Elsie’s Elephant (Pages: 65-69)
  • Melinda – You’re A Marvel (Pages: 81-87) [Art: Tom Hurst]
  • Terry and her Trike (Pages: 88-91) [Art: Guy Peeters]
  • Mona’s Monkey (Pages: 92-95)
  • Tessa Pulls Her Weight (Pages: 97-102) [Art: Tony Higham]
  • The Singing Hinneys (Pages: 113-117) [Art: Richard Neillands]
  • Mighty Minnie (Pages: 118-125) [Art: Leslie Branton]

Text Stories

  • Lost Property (Pages: 29-32) [Art: George Martin]
  • Pirates Ahoy! (Pages: 50-51)
  • The Cave of Zuma (Pages: 59-64)
  • Beagle for Sale (Pages: 70-73)
  • The Girl with the Smile (Pages: 103-107)

 

* Thanks to Kaylana for information and cover picture

Mandy Annual 1995

Picture Stories

  • Penny’s Place (Pages:5-12) [Art: Edmond Ripoll]
  • The Visitor (Pages:13-16) [Art: Ana Rodriguez]
  • Memory (Pages:17-23) [Art: Eduardo Feito]
  • Holiday Magic (Pages:24-28) [Art: Guy Peeters]
  • A Friend for Keeps (Pages:29-32) [Art: Leslie Branton]
  • Stage School (Pages:49-55) [Art: Juliana Buch]
  • The Honourable S.J. (Pages:56-64) [Art: Paddy Brennan]
  • Dream Boy (Pages:65-70) [Art: Julio Bosch]
  • Hold that Tiger! (Pages:71-76) [Art: Wilf Street]
  • The Boy Zone (Pages:77-80) [Art: Norman Lee]
  • Classmates (Pages:97-104) [Art: Maria Dembilio]
  • The Gift Horse (Pages:105-111) [Art: Carlos Freixas]
  • Nurses (Pages:113-118) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • M & J (Pages:119-121) [Art: Peter Wilkes]
  • Skeleton Corner (Pages: 122-125)

Features

  • Animals (Pages:2-3)
  • M & J Mag (Pages:33)
  • Calendar [3 parts] (Pages: 34-35, 46-47, 94-95)
  • Life at London Zoo (Pages:36-37)
  • Simply the Best (Pages:38)
  • Puzzles ‘n’ Things/ Trivia Puzzles (Pages:39-40)
  • Ha! Ha! (Pages:41)
  • Take That Quiz (Pages:42)
  • Mini Squares (Pages:43)
  • Crosswords (Pages:44)
  • Pin Up (Pages:45, 86, 96)
  • Make ‘n’ Do (Pages:48)
  • M & J Mag (Pages:81)
  • Starscopes (Pages:82-83)
  • Make ‘n’ Do (Pages:84-85)
  • Puzzles on the Box (Pages:87)
  • Name Game / Alphabet Quiz (Pages:88-89)
  • Ready, Steady, Go! (Pages:90-91)
  • Do They Differ? (Pages:92)
  • Make ‘n’ Do (Pages:93)
  • Puzzle Answers (Pages:112)
  • Wish Upon a Star (Pages:126-127)

Mandy Annual 1993

Picture Stories

  • Making Faces [5 parts] (Pages: 4-11, 49-53, 64-69, 75-80, 113-117) [Art: Wilf Street]
  • Sophie’s Last Surprise – Spring story (Pages: 9-12)
  • It’s Magic! (Pages: 13-16) [Art: Pamela Chapeau]
  • A Friend for Flora (Pages: 17-29) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • Wanda’s Weather Stone (Pages: 30-32)
  • Three’s a Crowd (Pages: 33-37)
  • Gwen’s Goats (Pages: 42-44) [Art: George Martin]
  • My Gran’s Next Door (Pages: 45-48)
  • Parents for Polly – Summer story (Pages: 54-58) [Art: Tom Hurst]
  • The Greys and the Greens (Pages: 59-63) [Art: Terry Aspin]
  • Lucy and the Leaves – Autumn story (Pages: 70-74) [Art: Leslie Branton]
  • Dear Diary (Pages: 83-85) [Art: Giorgio Letteri]
  • Valda – Traveller in Time (Pages: 88-94) [Art: Dudley Wynne]
  • Candy and Her Cart Horse (Pages: 97-106) [Art: Vernoica Weir]
  • Peg in the Middle (Pages: 109-112)
  • Glenda the Guide (Pages: 118-120)
  • Susan and the Snowman- Winter story (Pages: 121-125) [Art: Bert Hill]
  • M & J (Pages: 126-127) [Art: Peter Wilkes]

Text Stories

  • Puppet Love (Pages: 38-41)
  • Time to say Goodbye (Pages: 81-82) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • In the Saddle! (Pages: 86-87) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • Just Jennifer (Pages: 95-96) [Art: Claude Berridge]
  • History Rules Ok (Pages: 107-108) [Art: Claude Berridge]

 

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