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spike

Publisher: DC Thomson
Publication Dates: 22 January 1983 – 28 April 1984
Number of Issues Published: 67 (#1 – #67)

Information thanks to the Grand Comics Database

Spike was a British comics anthology that ran from (issues dates) 22 January 1983 to 28 April 1984. 67 Issues. Published by D. C. Thomson & Co. Ltd, it was a traditional ‘action comic for boys’, with many of its strips revolving around football.

Its strips included:

– Spike himself
– Iron Barr, an incredibly talented working class amateur goalkeeper (similar in concept to Tough of the Track)
– The Man In Black, a story revolving around the fictional legendary British athlete William Wilson.
– The Bleak Street Bunch, a kind of Bash Street Kids serial although more serious and dealing with contemporary issues.
– Midshipman Coward a tale about a sailor boy.
– The Taming Of Johnny Tough A story about a boy who gets trained (by unorthodox methods) to be a top footballer.
– Krazy Kops a comic strip about incompetent police officers it had appeared in Sparky under the name L Cars.

*This title is complete*

1-6

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7-14

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15-22

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23-30

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31-36

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37-42

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43-48

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49-54

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55-60

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61-67

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