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Leslie Allpress Wilkinson was born in Epsom, Surrey, on 4 August 1908, the son of comic artist Ernest Wilkinson and his wife Alice Ada. He worked for the Amalgamated Press as an editor and scriptwriter on titles such as Rainbow, Tiger Tim's Weekly, Playbox, Puck, Crackers, Radio Fun, Film Fun, Sexton Blake Library and Valentine. He retired in 1969, and died in the fourth quarter of 1995.

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  • Alan Clarke, Dictionary of British Comic Artists, Writers and Editors, The British Library, 1998, p. 188
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