Archive: Beano Annual 1949 - The Seventh Magic-Beano Book

Take a peek inside the Magic-Beano Book 1949, filled with classic comic strips and adventure stories!

1949 Magic-Beano Book

The Magic and Beano comics combined their characters for a seventh year in a row, even though the regular Magic comic had ceased publication during the War in 1941.

1949 Magic-Beano Book - Annual Cover

Swanky Lanky Liz

Liz makes her first annual appearance in this comic strip. Her solo career was short-lived, as she became a part of Lord Snooty's gang the following year, in 1950.

Swanky Lanky Liz - Beano Book 1949 Annual

Maxy's Taxi

This is one of the first appearances of Maxy's Taxi in the Beano annuals - the pre-war style of the taxi contrasts sharply with what was to come in the next exciting decade.

Maxy's Taxi - Beano Book 1949 Annual

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