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had his spinach. Bananaman had
Any ideas what Full O'Beans had to give him Special
Here's the lowdown. Normal Freddie was your average,
ho-hum, ordinary decent Fleetway lad living with his
and Dad. But when he -"Glock!" - guzzled
down a cold can
of his special beans, he became Full O'Beans Freddie
super-strength and speed and agility which he could
contain. But somehow, like umpteen Fleetway stars before
him, things always seemed to come good in the end...
Actually, Freddie's powers came from "Ben's
Beans", a new
brand of tinned baked beans which he found at his local
shop in Jackpot #1. Our Freddie was the very first
buy a tin and, consequently, he won a prize: as many
as he could carry. Clever Freddie used his new-found
to scoop up every tin of "Ben's Beans" in
the store (which
also just happened to be every tin of Ben's Beans
in the world)
and he stored 'em in the attic of his parents
house - crafty, eh?
But the Big Questions remain:
Were these beans product tested before they were
on the market?
And what about a label warning of potential side-effects?
And how can that one store carry every single tin produced.
Surely there were more at a depot or on a production
And most importantly, why are we taking this strip