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  Shiver & Shake characters and strips...

  The Hand
    The Hand
The Hand was - surprise - a ghostly floating hand who
    would manipulate events to help those in need, or hinder
    Bad Guys. He was a kind of Hand of Fate, in a way.
    Well, we're presuming our handy friend was a "he"'
    because it looked quite masculine, but the origin of
    this disembodied spook was never divulged...

    Even odder than a floating, ghostly hand was the notion
    that this apparition could think of its own free will. In fact,
    our Mr Hand would regularly inform us of its actions in
    think bubble form. Spooky, eh?

    One thumb way-y-y up from The Hand!

    The Hand drifted through all 79 issues of Shiver & Shake
    He departing from the weekly comics when the title merged
    with Whoopee! in October 1974...



  The Hand
  Facts & Figures

  1st appearance:

  Shiver & Shake #1
  10th March 1973

  Last weekly

  Shiver & Shake #79
  5th Oct 1974


  Frankie Stein
  Hol Special 1978,

  Original artist:

  Reg Parlett


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