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Sunday, 19 January 2020

1976 No.4 and 1982 No.44 (full issues)...

Next two up, and here for your delectation are 1976 No.4, and to go with that 1982 No.44 which features snippets about a new TV channel, called Channel 4, this was exciting news back then as it was a new channel to add to our meagre three, but new channels these days seem to go unnoticed as there are so many now, but so many of the series don't measure up to what we were spoiled with in Look-in's time, anyway, enjoy...


17th January 1976 - No.04 (Full Issue)

Cover: Kenny by Arnaldo Putzu.

Strips: The Benny Hill Page (Andrew Christine), Space: 1999 (John M. Burns)Man About the House (Alan Parry), The Tomorrow People  (Mike Noble) The Six Million Dollar Man (Martin Asburyand Doctor on the Go (Harry North).


30th October 1982 - No.44 (Full Issue)

Cover: Makara and Shiro Hagen.

Strips: Rock on Tommy! with Cannon and Ball (Bill Titcombe), The Fall Guy (Jim Baikie), Into the Labyrinth (Mike Noble), CHiPs (Barrie Mitchell), Danger Mouse (Arthur Ransonand Haircut 100 (Arthur Ranson).






Saturday, 18 January 2020

The Whole Story - The Six Million Dollar Man - story 23 and SMDM file...

We finally reach the end of another marathon series, here is story 23 of The Six Million Dollar Man, and to go with that the file, which probably isn't exhaustive, but contains a lot of SMDM stuff that appeared in Look-in during the series run...Look out next month for the start of the as promised whole story of The Bionic Woman...


Story 23 - The Flying Circus

Story: Angus P. Allan
Art: Martin Asbury


The Look-in Six Million Dollar Man file




Sunday, 12 January 2020

1975 annual and 1982 No.41 (full issues)...

Here are your birthday week twosome, starting with the 1975 annual, and also with that, there is No.41 from 1982...


Annual 1975 (Full Issue)

Cover: Ed 'Stewpot' Stewart, Robin Nedwell, Mervyn Day and Bay City Rollers by Arnaldo Putzu.

Strips: The Benny Hill Page (Andrew Christine), Bless this House (Alan Parry), Doctor on the Go (John Cooper), and The Tomorrow People (Mike Noble).


9th October 1982 - No.41 (Full Issue)

Cover: Adam Ant.

Strips: Rock on Tommy! with Cannon and Ball (Bill Titcombe), The Fall Guy (Jim Baikie), Into the Labyrinth (Mike Noble), CHiPs (Jim Baikie), Danger Mouse (Arthur Ransonand Haircut 100 (Arthur Ranson)





Thursday, 9 January 2020

Happy Birthday Look-in...

A happy 49th birthday to our favourite publication, we reach the 50th year next year, can you believe it is that long?  We still have a way to go to complete the archive, so the reading dosen't stop yet!   keep visiting for more of the Junior TV times...


Sunday, 5 January 2020

1973 No.44 and 1982 No.39 (full issues)...

It's back to business this week with another pick up from 1973, it's number 44 and with thanks to Dan for the Sweet poster/feature, to go with that we have 1982 No.39, with newly added Into the Labyrinth strip, replacing ol' Worzel...


27th October 1973 - No.44 (Full Issue)

Cover: Brian Connolly by Arthur Ranson.

Strips: On the Buses (Harry North), Settle Down Now! with Ken Goodwin (Arthur Ranson), The Tomorrow People (John M. Burns), Les Dawson is Superflop (Brian Lewis)The Adventures of David Cassidy (Unknown), Follyfoot (Martin Asbury), The Fenn Street Gang (Alan Parry), and Doctor in Charge (Tom Kerr).


25th September 1982 - No.39 (Full Issue)

Cover: Nick Heyward.

Strips: Rock on Tommy! with Cannon and Ball (Bill Titcombe), The Fall Guy (Jim Baikie), Into the Labyrinth (Mike Noble), CHiPs (Jim Baikie), Danger Mouse (Arthur Ransonand Haircut 100 (Arthur Ranson)




Sunday, 29 December 2019

And a Happy New Year...

It's New Year week and as you can imagine there's been little time for scanning, so here is something I had in reserve for the end of 1982, it's an abriged version of The Story of the Beatles, which was a strip in Look-in in 1981/82.  Have a great 2020 and see you next year for some more Look-in...


Look-in special - The Beatles, their story in pictures - 1982

Adapted by Angus P. Allan
Artwork: Arthur Ranson

Tuesday, 24 December 2019

Merry Xmas Everyone...

Well it's that time of year, when I wish all of you a very Merry Christmas, and also make my thank you's.  To everyone who has supported, visited or contributed to the blog in any way, a very big thank you with the biggest thank you as usual going to Dan, he is always a star as regards contibutions, and has been a big help this year.  To my new friends over at the Look-in facebook group...all the best, enjoy yourselves.  Keep visiting the blog for the best in retro TV from your favourite comic, which is fast approaching it's 50th birthday in 2021.  But for now have a great 2020....all the best!!