There are 37 books total in this box. This box contains 20 books and comics annuals from publishers including Collins, DC Thomson, and Dean & Son. There are also 17 smaller digest comics from DC Thomson which are numbered and arranged after the larger books. The romance digests do not have dates and the information is not available online. The digests may need to be stored separately in sleeves to protect them. They were donated by Morris Heggie who was an editor at DC Thomson as well as a writer of Oor Wullie and The Broons. 1/ Boys Will Be Boys, new and revised edition (1957), cover damaged 2/ The Beezer Book for Boys and Girls (1960 annual) writing on inside cover 3/ Beryl the Peril (1961 annual) writing on inside cover 4/ Beryl the Peril (1963 annual) 5/ Beryl the Peril (1965 annual) writing on inside cover 6/ The Buster Book of Gags! (1970) 7/ COR!! Comic Annual (1984) writing on inside cover 8/ Monster Book for Boys (1957) writing on inside cover 9/ The Rover Book for Boys (1956) 10/ Shiver and Shake Annual (1979) 11/ Smash Annual (1970) writing on inside 12/ Smash Fun Book (1971) writing on inside and back cover 13/The Sparky Bok 1967 For Boys and Girls (1967) 14/ The Spark Book 1968 For Boys and Girls (1968) 15/ The Sparky Book 1969 for Boys and Girls (1969) 16/ The Sparky Boook for Boys and Girls (1970) 17/ Stories of Pluck (ND) 18/ Uncle Mac's Children's Hour Story Book (1952) writing on inside cover 19/ Wham! Annual (1968) 20/ Wham! Annual (1969) 21/ Blue Rosette Romances, No 10, Sweet Deceiver (ND) 22/ Blue Rosette Romances, No 14, A Girl in Danger (ND) 23/ Blue Rosette Romances, No 15, When Love Flames (ND) 24/ Blue Rosette Romances, No. 46, Kiss from a Stranger (ND) 25/ Blue Rosette Romances, No. 47, Holiday Paradise (ND) 26/ Blue Rosette Romances, No. 48, Strangers No Longer (ND) 27/ Commando, No. 4547, The Pigeon Patrol (2012) 28/ Dandy, Comic Library No. 211, Puss 'n' Boots in Pigs Can Fly (1992) 29/ Dandy, Comic Library No. 248, Puss 'n' Boots in "The Good Old 'Daze'!" (1993) 30/ Love & Life Library, No. 29, The Bad in Her (ND) 31/ Love & Life Library, No. 53, The Man from Hollywood (ND) 32/ Love & Life Library, No. 54 Dark Lover (ND) 33/ Love & Life Library, No. 63, Dangerous Moonlight (ND) 34/ Love & Life Library, No. 64, Latin Lover (ND) 35/ Love & Life Library, No. 65, Runaway Blonde (ND) 36/ Love & Life Library, No. 66, The Girl From Cheyenne (ND) 37/ Silver Moon Romances, No. 48, Strangers in the Dark (ND)
This box contains72 illustrated and/or satirical books and collections of comics and newspaper comics donated by Morris Heggie, former DC Thomson editor. 1/ Thelwell's Pony Cavalcade (1993) Mandarin, omnibus edition by Norman Thelwell 2/ Thelwell Country (1973) Straker Brothers Ltd, Eyre Methuen 3/ The Morecambe and Wise Comic Book! (1977) Corgi/Carousel Book 4/ The Two Ronnies Comic Book (1978) Corgi-Carousel Books 5/ Bad Losers (1984) Sphere Books Limited 6/ William - the Fourth (1973) Armada 7/ Crock - I Hate Mondays (1980) Coronet 8/ Private Eye's Colemanballs 2 (1997) Cox & Wyman Ltd 9/ William's Bad Resolution (1972) Armada 10/ Hagar The Horrible "Home Sweet Home" (1977) Egmont/Methuen, sticker on front for 70p 11/ Crock - You're All Heart! (1982) Coronet 12/ You at the Back Stop Laughing! (1986) Beaver Books, writing on front cover and damage to first page 13/ Goon Abroad (1983) Fontana 14/ Classroom Clangers (1984) Gordon Wright Publishing 15/ The Far Sie Gallery 5 (1995) Warner Books 16/ Cows of Our Planet: A Far Side Collection (1992) Warner Books 17/ Giles: 34th Series (1980) Express Newspapers Limited 18/ Giles: 36th Series (1982) Express Newspapers Limited 19/ Giles: 32nd Series (1978) Express Newspapers Limited 20/ Giles: 23rd Series (1969) Beaverbrook Newspapers Limited 21/ The Best of British: Laugh with Bill Tidy (ND) Leader Books 22/ The Best of Bizaro (1992) Chronicle Publishing Company 23/ Sporting Sam fron the Sunday Express (1979) Express Newspapers Limited 24/ Daily Record: A Century of Laughs (1994) Mainstream Publishing 25/ ffolkes' ffauna (1977) Harrap 26/ When's the Last Time You Cleaned Your Navel?: 101 Cartoons by James Simpkins (1976) Potlatch Publications 27/ Al Jaffee Gags Again (1975) Signet, sticker for 70p 28/ The Best of British: Laugh with Styx (ND) Leader Books 29/ Some Damn Fool's Signed the Rubens Again (1982) Methuen 30/ The Dandy Book (1956) DC Thomson 31/ Dennis the Menace (1959) DC Thomson, 1959 written on binding 32/ Dennis the Menace (1962) DC Thomson, 1962 written on inside 33/ Animals Animals Animals: A Collection of Great Animal Cartoons (1981) Sphere Books Limited 34/ The Far Side Gallery (1992) Warner Books 35/ The Unrepeatable If... (1986) Methuen Paperback 36/ Scotland Bloody Scotland: The Baron of Ravenstone (1993) Canongate Publishing Limited 37/ No Good Men: Things men do that make women mad (1986) Futura 38/ Kampung Boy (2006) First Second, sticker for £10.99 on back 39/ The World of Andy Capp: Bumper Issue (1985) Mirror Publications 40/ Bride of the Far Side (1992) Warner Books 41/ Bizarro (1989) Grub Street London 42/ The Kids' Guide to Parents (1982) Richard Drew Publishing 43/ The Daily Telegraph: The Best of Matt 2005 (2005) Orion 44/ The World's Greatest Dad Cartoons (1993) Exley 45/ Frank Boulderbuster: The Last of the Great Swagmen (1987) Puffin 46/ Thelwell's Brat Race (1980) Magnum 47/ The Playpen Philosopher: Marvin explains the facts of life (1982) Field Enterprises 48/ Hayseeds 2 (1972) MacMillan London 49/ Andy Capp drawings by Smythe no 33 (1974) Daily Mirror 50/ The Punch Book of Sex and Marriage (1987) Book Club Associates 51/ Thelwell Goes West (1979) Magnum 52/ Thelwell Compleat Tangler (2014) Alison and Bushby 53/ Thelwell's Brat Race (1977) Fletcher & Son Ltd 54/ This Desirable Plot: A Dream House Hunter's Nightmare (1970) Methuen 55/ Thelwell's Compleat Tangler (1968) Methuen 56/ The Perishers Omnibus No 3 (1976) Mirror Group 57/ Private Eye Cartoon Library 4: Honeysett (1974) Private Eye Productions Limited 58/ The Armada Book of Cartoons (1977) Armada 59/ Crock (1979) Coronet 60/ B.C. is Alive and Well (1976) Coronet 61/ William - the Bad (1971) Armada 62/ The Best of British: Laugh with Lans? (ND) Leader Books 63/ Penelope Keith introduces the Malyn Cartoon Collection 1 (1978) Hamlyn Paperbacks 64/ B.C. Big Wheel! (1976) Coronet 65/ Broom Hilda Boo! (1977)Tempo Books 66/ Hurray for B.C. (1973) Coronet 67/ Asterix the Gladiator (1973) Knight 68/ B.C. One More Time (1979) Coronet 69/ The Crazy World of the Office (1994) Exley 70/ B.C. Cave In (1975) Coronet 71/ The Absolutely Worst Fart Book (1992) Ivory Tower Publishing 72/ Taking the Lid off Kids (1983) Pan
This collection contains materials donated by Morris Heggie from his time at DC Thomson including proofs of the comics he edited as well as other books on comics that he acquired. The majority are printed in the UK. This collection has a mixture of single issue paper comics, comics annuals, comics digests, and collected cartoons and illustrated books.