BASIL DEAKIN

1906 - 1989

Writing as: Basil Deakin


According to Bear Alley Books blog: "A regular contributor to comics and annuals in the 1950s, Basil Deakin wrote spy and jungle stories for Lion featuring Julo of the Islands (1954) and Max Malone of the Secret Service (1957-60), which for a time co-starred Battler Britton (the character was subsequently taken over by Frank S. Pepper). As well as writing anonymously and as Guy Deakin and Trevor Hugh in the pages of Lion, he also wrote for the Lion Annual as Michael Alan. Full details can be found in Lion King of Picture Story Papers."



Series Books
 
Rod Renton The Terror of Tiba (1967)
  The Menace of Mask (1967)