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Beauty’s Double

Plot

Twins, Kim and Carol Brookes were identical in appearance, but not in temperament. Kim was a tomboy while Carol was a budding beauty queen. While their parents were abroad for a year, the twins were left in the charge of Mrs Jameson, a neighbour. Then Carol’s face was scarred in an accident, and she proposed that Kim should take her place for a year while the scars faded. After winning a big beauty contest in Carol’s place, Kim found herself in great demand.

Notes

Appeared

  • Beauty’s Double – Mandy: circa #782 (9 January 1982) – (?)

Jackie and Jill [1976]

Plot

Jackie Jarvis was searching for her twin sister, Jill, the girls had been parted when they were adopted by separate families when they were babies. Jackie’s only link to her twin was a silver Gemini medallion which seemed to have the strange power of making her dream about Jill.

Notes

Appeared

  • Jackie and Jill – Mandy: #504 (11 September 1976) – #514 (20 November 1976)

Jackie and Jill [1970]

Plot

The Paton twins had just moved to a new home in Bexley  Park, about twenty miles from London. Jackie was a keen athlete, but Jill didn’t care for sport at all although she was a natural athlete.

Notes

Appeared

  • Jackie and Jill – Mandy: #195 (10 October 1970) – #203 (5 December 1970)
  • Reprinted – Mandy: #654 (28 July 1979) – #662 (22 September 1979)

Tammy Smart’s Schooldays

Plot

When Tammy Smart’s father has an accident, her brother Trevor considers helping out at  his car repair workshop until he recovers. But this would mean he would lose his scholarship at Merton Hall where is due to start. Tammy as his twin comes up with the idea to take Trevor’s place at school.

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Notes

  • Artist: Wilf Street

Appeared

  • Tammy Smart’s Schooldays – Tracy: #1 (6 October 1979) – #15 (12 January 1980) [no episodes in issues; #07, #09 and #13]