a.k.a.: The Beano Comic

Publisher: D.C. Thomson

Format: Weekly anthology

First Issue: 30th July 1938

Last Issue: Still in publication (4000 issues and counting)

Absorbed: None, but has picked up numerous strips from cancelled sister titles over the years.

Absorbed into: N.A.

Strips: Bananaman, Bash Street Kids, Biffo the Bear, Big Eggo, Big Fat Joe, Billy Whizz, Brave Captain Kipper, Contrary Mary, Cracker Jack the Wonder Whip-Man, Deep Sea Danny's Iron Fish, Dennis the Menace, Frosty McNab, General Jumbo, Good King Coke, Hairy Dan, Helpful Henry, Hooky's Magic Bowler Hat, Iron FishJack Flash, Jimmy and His Magic Patch, Jonah, Little Dead-Eye Dick, Little Plum, Lord Snooty, Minnie the Minx, Monkey Tricks, Morgyn the Mighty, Pansy Potter, Ping the Elastic Man, Rip Van Wink, Rodger the Dodger, Smarty Smokey, Smiler the Sweeper, Tin-Can Tommy, Wee Peem, Whoopee Hank the Slap-Dash Sheriff, Wild Boy of the Woods, Uncle Windbag

Text Stories: The Adventures of Tom Thumb, The Ape's Secret, Black Flash the Beaver, My Dog Sandy, The Shipwrecked Kidds, The Wangles of Granny Green, The Wishing Tree


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