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THE EAGLE SOCIETY is dedicated to the memory of EAGLE - Britain's National Picture Strip Weekly - the leading Boy's magazine of the 1950s and 1960s. We publish a 56 page, A4, quarterly journal - the Eagle Times.

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Monday, 30 June 2008

Eagle Times, Vol 21 No 2

Summer 2008 Contents
  • An EAGLE nobody knows - the dummy second issue
  • The many faces of Jeff Arnold - illustrators of Riders of the Range
  • Blackbow the Cheyenne - from Comet to Swift to EAGLE
  • Comics 101 - I was there (part 2)
  • Guy and John - wartime experiences of Guy (Edward Trice) Morgan and John Worsley
  • Never again will anyone envisage Man's future like this - Frank Hampson's vision
  • Arthur C. Clarke (1917 - 2008) - a personal tribute
  • EAGLE on the Web
  • Journey into Space: Frozen in Time - a review of Charles Chilton's new BBC radio play
  • The Science Museum's Dan Dare and the Birth of Hi-tech Britain exhibition reviewed
  • PC49 - The case of the Pink Panic (part 2)
  • A Dan Dare postscript to 'An EAGLE nobody knows'
  • The 2008 Eagle Society Weekend - review and photographs
  • Great EAGLE O'er the Silvery Forth - a poetic tribute to the Eagle Society's visit to Edinburgh (in the style of William McGonagall)
The picture on the front of this issue of Eagle Times is from Eagle Riders of the Range Annual 1961 and is by Harry Bishop.

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