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Prints that work well together: Spitfires

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Prints that work well together: three Spitfire silhouettes

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Great trios: Alf Tupper, the Tough of the Track

Posted by John Reynolds on

I'm offering 15% off your purchase when you buy three standard prints. Just choose your three prints and the 15% will automatically be deducted at checkout.  These are some suggestions of print combinations which it seems to me work well:  - The runners' runner: Alf Tupper, the Tough of the Track, pictured here. Alf was a hero to generations of boys, from his introduction in the Rover comic in the 1950s, to the demise of The Victor comic in the 1990s. For most of those four decades he was the flagship character in The Victor, DC Thomson's main adventure comic. I...

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RECENT BATCH: PORTRAIT OF ALF TUPPER

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I love this one because:1/ I love Alf2/ I love the black/white/red combination

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FOCUS ON ALF TUPPER

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Alf Tupper, the Tough of the Track, was my favourite character in DC Thomson’s boys’ adventure comic The Victor. I have six separate images of the character, and you can see them here: https://thecomicartwebsite.com/?s=tupper&post_type=product Alf was hero to millions of British blokes who grew up in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s. These included several generations […]

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Auf wiedersehen Englander!

Posted by John Patrick Reynolds on

SALE ITEM – ONE THIRD OFF Auf wiedersehen Englander! A German in Allied uniform tells a British soldier ‘See you later’ (in German) as he shoots him. Great stuff from the Victor comic. Apparently Germans used this ruse a lot at the beginning of the so-called Battle of the Bulge in the Ardennes, the last […]

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