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'''''Tiger Tim's Weekly''''' ('''''Tiger Tim's Tales''''' for the first few months of its existence) was a nursery comic published by [[Amalgamated Press]] from 1919 to 1940. As its title suggests, it starred [[Tiger Tim]], a character who originated in ''[[Rainbow]]''.
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'''''Tiger Tim's Weekly''''' ('''''Tiger Tim's Tales''''' for the first few months of its existence) was a nursery comic published by [[Amalgamated Press]]. It was launched on 1 June 1919, and ran until 18 May 1940, when it was merged into ''[[The Rainbow]]''.
   
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As its title suggests, it starred [[Tiger Tim]], drawn by [[Herbert Foxwell]], a character who originated in ''The Rainbow'', created by [[Julius Stafford Baker (1869-1961)|Julius Stafford Baker]]. Other strips include:
''Tiger Tim's Tales'' eventually merged into elder sibling ''Rainbow'' in 1940.<ref>http://www.britishcomics.com/Tiger_Tims_Weekly/index.htm</ref>
 
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*"[[Bobby Blue]]" ([[Freddie Adkins]])
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*"[[The Bumpty Boys]]" ([[Freddie Crompton]])
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*"[[Dr Grunter and his Scholars]]" ([[S. J. Cash]]
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*"[[The Merry Mice]]" ([[S. J. Cash]])
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*"[[Mrs Tabby and her Tibbies]]" ([[Charles Gill]])
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*"[[Pat the Pirate]]" ([[Anton Lock]])
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*"[[Pinkie and Patsy]]" ([[Herbert Foxwell]])
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*"[[Timothy Topknot]]" ([[Freddie Adkins]])
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*"[[The Tiny Toy Boys]]" ([[Herbert Foxwell]])
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*"[[Bimbo the Clown]]" ([[Freddie Adkins]])
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==References==
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*[http://www.britishcomics.com/Tiger_Tims_Weekly/index.htm Tiger Tim's Weekly at BritishComics.com]
   
 
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[[Category:Amalgamated Press nursery comics]]
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Revision as of 20:24, 1 October 2012

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Tiger Tim's Weekly (Tiger Tim's Tales for the first few months of its existence) was a nursery comic published by Amalgamated Press. It was launched on 1 June 1919, and ran until 18 May 1940, when it was merged into The Rainbow.

As its title suggests, it starred Tiger Tim, drawn by Herbert Foxwell, a character who originated in The Rainbow, created by Julius Stafford Baker. Other strips include:

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