Ateful Adolg and Basil & Bert, by George Parlett 1939

George 'Froth' Parlett, son of Harry Parlett and brother of Reg Parlett, was a British comic artist who contributed his work to several comic magazines. He created the strip 'Basil and Bert', which appeared in Jester. Early 1939, this magazine was the only one in Britain to hint at the pending war when 'Basil and Bert' came up against Dick Tater. In September 1939, when war was a fact, Dick Tater turned into the real Ateful Adolf, referring, of course, to Adolf Hitler.

Ateful Adolg and Basil & Bert, by George Parlett 1939

Last updated: 2013-06-23

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