Tag Archives: Rodney Sutton

Polly for President

Plot

Miss Baggott a snobbish teacher at Greystones School, wants the Honourable Daphne Coote to be elected President (as the school captain is called) and arranges for Polly Rogers, a quiet, studious girl, to be the other candidate. Miss Baggott is sure Polly won’t be elected, but Tess Hardy, Polly’s lively friend, starts a brisk election campaign.

Notes

  • Art: Rodney Sutton

Appeared

  • Polly for President – Judy: #428 (23 March 1968) – (?)

A Girl Called Halliplunk

Plot

Jessie Halliplunk, a coalman’s daughter, is being educated at a famous girls’ school at the wish of a distant wealthy relative, Lord Halliope-Plunkett. At first, Jessie does not fit in too well, but after proving to be a first – class rider, she wins the girls approval—except for Cynthia, the former riding champion! Cynthia sends a telegram on the day of the riding championship final that sends Jessie hurrying home, thinking her father is ill.

Notes

  • Art: Rodney Sutton

Appeared

  • A Girl Called Halliplunk – Judy: #409 (11 November 1967) – #417 (6 January 1968)

Maddie Hatter

Plot

Maddie Hatter was spy mad and Hazel Harris was delighted when she came to St Hilda’s school. But Hazel thought Maddie had gone too far when she accused Miss Gaunt the PE mistress of being an agent and vowed to foil Miss Gaunt’s plans.

Notes

  • Art: Rodney Sutton

Appeared

  • Maddie Hatter – Judy: #643 (6 May 1972) – #650 (24 June 1972)

The Day the Staff Walked Out

Plot

The girls at Pringle’s Private School are all daughters of wealthy parents. Not one of them has any interest in school work and their laziness has caused them to be expelled from one school after another. They should have been expelled from Pringle’s as well, but the Headmistress thinks it will be better if the staff leave instead. By arranging seemingly innocent incidents, she is teaching them to take care of themselves.

 

Notes

  • Art: Rodney Sutton

Appeared

  • The Day the Staff Walked Out – Judy: #474 (8 February 1965) – (?)

Terry and the Time Ship

Plot

Terry Marsden accidentally launches herself into the future in a strange craft and finds herself a thousand years from now in Tibet, now called Nirvan, where she is befriended by Tishani, the leader’s daughter. Terry learns that, back in her own time, a terrible flood is going to devastate the east coast of Britain. She must return to warn of the disaster, but the time ship is taken by Lishan, an unscrupulous historian, who forces the girls to travel through time with him.

Notes

  • Art: Rodney Sutton

Appeared

  • Terry and the Time Ship – Judy: #474 (8 February 1965) – #480 (22 March 1969)

Finny

Plot

Mary Martinand her brother, John, make a pet of a stranded dolphin, Finny, and teach him to do tricks. But Finny is taken by Sam Barker, a showman, as the star attraction of his oceanarium. Mary and John go to the show-ground at night to feed Finny and are caught by Bruton Finny’s cruel trainer. Barker blackmails Mary to become Finny’s trainer as Burton has not had success in making him do tricks.

Notes

  • Art: Rodney Sutton

Appeared

  • Finny – Judy: #278 (8 May 1965) – #284 (19 June 1965)

The Great Adventure

Plot

Professor Doyle, takes his family on a special holiday in the Neptume and underseas exploration ship. His adventurous daughter, Rita is excited but his other daughter Pauline is a bit more nervous. When Rita calls her a baby, Pauline is determined to show she’s not scared.

Notes

  • Art: Rodney Sutton

Appeared

  • The Great Adventure – Judy: #252 (7 November 1964) – #262 (16 January 1965)

Bunty Summer Special 1988

Picture Stories

  • Life with Bunty (Page 2) [Art: Doris Kinnear]
  • Sister Suzie (Pages: 3-5) [Art: Rodney Sutton]
  • Little Miss Lonely (Pages: 6-7, 9) [Art: Douglas Perry]
  • The Four Marys (Pages: 10-11, 13) [Art: Andy Tew]
  • Bella of Bonnybanks School (Pages: 14-16) [Art: Matias Alonso]
  • The Tell-Tale Toy – a Tale from the Toy Museum (Pages: 26-27, 29) [Art: David Matysiak]
  • School’s Out (Pages: 30-31, 33) [Art: Terry Aspin]
  • Toots (Page 35) [Art: Bill Ritchie]

Photo Stories

  • My Cousin Sarah (Pages: 22-23, 25)

Features

  • All Their Own Work (Page 8)
  • Learn Tinkerbell’s Secrets (Page 12)
  • Holiday Horoscope (Page 16)
  • Paula’s Pop Quiz (Page 17)
  • Hunks ‘n’ Heart Throbs (Pop Photos) (Pages: 18-19)
  • Fox Hunting (Page 20)
  • On with the Dance (Page 21)
  • Postman’s Pets! (Page 24)
  • Design-a-Fashion (Page 28)
  • Pick a Letter (Page 32)
  • The Garden Gnome (Poem) (Page 34)
  • George Michael Poster (Page 36)

*Thanks to Goof for the information and cover picture