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Archive: Beano Annual 1978

Take a peek inside this 1970’s annual, filled with classic comic strips and adventure stories!

Beano Book 1978

Available for just £1, this year’s Beano Book had 144 pages of material to feed your funny bone. 

Sweet Beano Dreams!

It’s so good, it looks like it’s been nibbled and nicked from the Beano office, more than once!

Lord Snooty’s Snowman

Beano annuals have been the perfect Christmas gift for as long as they’ve been around! Many readers would have dreamed of the kind of feasts and fun that Lord Snooty and his pals had at Bunkerton Castle.

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Ball Boy’s Snow Day

Ball Boy first appeared in the 1977 annual with just a few pages. As he became part of the Beano gang, he got more pages, including this two-page snowy spread.

Book the Beano!

At all good newsagents, the Beano comic could be bought for just 5p every week!

Click below to check out all the Beano Annuals from the 70’s!

See all the 1970's Beano Annuals