Eagle Annual 2

The second Eagle Annual followed the same style as Number 1, offering its most popular stories in colour and the rest in black and white. As can be seen from the contents list below, the same wide range of types of article are within its pages.

Original Price : 10s 6d (52½p)

Published by : Hulton Press Ltd, London in 1952

Edited by : Marcus Morris

Dimensions : 21cm x 26cm with 176 pages.

Selected highlights:
  • Dan Dare's story is entitled : Mars 1988
  • P.C. 49 finds trouble at the Circus
  • Learn how a Watch works
  • Harris Tweed solves the Mystery of the Missing Matador
Stories 19 The Cape Horn Devil
  70 African Drums
  93 The Talkative Budge
  109 Biggles Buys a Watch
Adventure Strips 25 Dan Dare
  15 P.C. 49
  81 Tommy Walls
  133 Riders of the Range
Humorous Strips 52 Albert Hall
  140 Harris Tweed
  148 Chicko
  165 Grandpa
Sport 8 Golden Days of Sport
  75 Britain's Greatest Sport
  100 They all have This in Common
  128 Lancashire Bombshell
  155 The Battle of the Blues
Science 98 Professor Brittain explains Weather forecasting
  124 The March of T.V.
  144 Robots on the March
  160 It's Funny Down Below
Real Life Adventures 33 They Found Adventure
  41 Hunting Africa's Big Five
  65 Sailing Alone Across the Oceans
  137 The Boys who Found a Pirate's Treasure
  149 St Francis Xavier
Hobbies 166 Old Stamps Anew
  123 Try it Yourself
Interest Endpapers Pictorial Crosswords
  24 Crossword Solutions
  168 Hunting History Underground
  37 How a Large Liner is Built
  48 Crazy But They Worked
  60 Fire! Fire! Fire!
  85 Railways on the roof of the World
  105 The Story of the Bicycle
  115 How a Watch Works
  116 Problem Child of the Air