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Lion: 1970 (18 issues)

Lion: 1970 (18 issues) at The Book Palace

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An assortment of 18 issues of Lion comics from 10th January to 7th November 1970.

Lion was a weekly British comics periodical published by Amalgamated Press (and later Fleetway Publications and IPC Magazines) from 23 February 1952 to 18 May 1974.

A boys' adventure comic, Lion was originally designed to compete with Eagle, the popular weekly comic published by Hulton Press that had introduced Dan Dare. It debuted numerous memorable characters, including Captain Condor, Robot Archie, Paddy Payne and the Spider. Lion lasted for 1,156 issues before being merged with stable mate Valiant.

Britain AD2170 - Solano López
Carson's Cubs - Geoff Campion, Fred Holmes
Dan Dare - Frank Bellamy, Don Harley, Keith Watson, Gerald Palmer, Bruce Cornwell
Drive For Your Life - Barrie Mitchell
Flame o' the Forest - Massimo Belardinelli
The Fugitive from the Planet Scror - Solano Lopez
Gargan - Solano Lopez
General Johnny - Ted Kearon
The Gladiators - Ted Kearon
Mowser - Reg Parlett
Oddball Oates - Tom Kerr
Paddy Payne - Joe Colquhoun¸ Bill Lacey, Ian Kennedy
Robot Archie - Ted Kearon
Spellbinder - Geoff Campion
Stringbean and Hambone - Solano Lopez
Sweeper Sam - Solano López
Zip Nolan - Ted Kearon, Reg Bunn.

Publisher: Fleetway Publications, 1970 (Out of Print)
Number of pages: 24
Format: Soft Cover; Black & White illustrations
Size: 9" x 11" (230mm x 290mm)
Condition: F - Fine

Price:  30.00
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