the artists speak!
a gallery of
comic strips and
puppets in the UK
Holiday Special 1979
Ivor Lott and Tony Broke grab the topical tropical cover
spot once more. And they feud five times inside,
alongside a slew of favourites from this classic comic.
There are also a trio of guest strips:
"Benny Bendo" is a curious chap who can bend
by looking at them. It's an unnerving ability, for sure....
"Beezzneezz" follows the exploits of Fumble
Bee, a worker
bee who's been buzzed out of his hive because he has
Then we have four pages of "Blackpool in Space"
Alan Hodge. This odd tale focuses on the feud between
two rival rock makers in an outer space resort. That's
"rock" as in "stick of rock", of course.
An alien called
Slugg is detemined to learn how they get the writing
through those candy sticks, so he kidnaps an entire
By the way, one of the "Hire a Horror" strips
Horror Crab monster, which featured in the previous
must be getting lazy, or else they've run
out of monsters!
Featured Cor!! strips: Puzzles
Andy's Ants Seaside
Football Madd Most
The Gasworks Gang 5
- Hire a Horror
Gus Gorilla Ivor
Lott and Tony Broke
Hire a Horror 4
Ivor Lott and Tony
- The Gasworks Gang
Blackpool in Space
Patch-Eye Hooker - Terror of the Seven Seas