Eagle Annual 4

Eagle Annual Number 4 differs from the first 3 volumes in that the page numbering does not include the outer covers, so there are truly 176 pages within the volume. All the favourites are there, with Dan Dare, Jeff Arnold and a few other major pages in colour.

Original Price : 10s 6d (52½p)

Published by : Hulton Press Ltd, London in 1954

Edited by : Marcus Morris

Dimensions : 21.5cm x 26cm with 176 pages.

Selected highlights:
  • Dan Dare's story is entitled : Operation Triceratops
  • Learn how to recognise a Comet and Constellation aircraft
  • Harris Tweed learns the Secret of Skragga's Keep
Stories page Science page
The Adventure of the Luminous Clay 17 Brunel - Builder and Dreamer 102
Skeleton in the Cupboard 85 The Royal Observatory 141
If Pigs Had Wings 115 Atomic Power for Peace and Industry 172
Spooky at School 124 Albert Einstein 176
Adventure Strips   Real Life Adventurers  
Storm Nelson 11 Exploring the Roof of the World 6
Dan Dare 25 Dial 999 57
P.C. 49 34 Feud with Pancho 97
Old Ted's Tale 52 The Street-Arabs' Friend 146
Luck of the Legion 73 Tim beats the Mountains 152
Riders of the Range 81    
Sport   Humorous Strips  
    Professor Puff and his dog Wuff 41, 123
On My Toes 22 Professor Meek and Professor Mild 63
The Lure of Speedway 47 Grandpa 80
The Double Crown 67 Harris Tweed 106
The Bravest Man on Wheels! 110 Waldorf and Cecil 157
Hobbies   Interest  
Man this "Space Scooter" 40 The Eddystone Lighthouse 33
The Art of Bird Watching 42 A Tour through a modern Car Factory 91
Teach your Dog to lead a Happy Life 77 Chase the Bandit 114
Aircraft Recognition 130 The Darjeeling-Himalayan Railway 119
Look at your Change! 163 Puzzle Corner 129
Making Model Gliders 166 Solutions to Puzzle Corner 145

Front Endpaper: A formation of six Avro Delta-wing Aircraft
Back Endpaper: An X-class yacht race at Cowes