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little sneak used to tut and tell on anyone or thing she
thought was wrong or incorrect. There was no hesitation
our Tess, oh no. Whoever or whatever she encountered
just wade in brazenly and point out the (presumed)
their ways - whether she knew them or not.
Incredibly, most people seemed very accomodating of
I mean, they didn't really approve, but no one
her bossy behind in to the Back of Beyond, as
The strip continually tiptoed along a fine line:
appeared to be too interfering for her own good, she'd
up in hot water. If, on the other hand, she was
someone of dubious distinction her persistance
eventually be rewarded. Right or wrong, however, she
was an absoloute in pain the behind!
Tess entered the pages of Cor!! comic some time
May 1971. Her last appearance was in the issue
22nd July 1972, after which she was dropped to make
way for Zoo Sue and the merger with Shiver & Shake.
Trivia Hounds may note, however, that our Tess
put in a
reprinted appearance a few yerars later in a number
of the Frankie Stein Holiday Specials...