Doubtless many readers of The Evening News were confused and intrigued by the rotund bottom of Moomin appearing on the front page of their paper. And the campaign continued, alongside the following items of news:

Tuesday 14th September 1954

  • The Willesden bus strikers return, but rhee more garages join the overtime ban
  • A Welsh farmer is accused of the murder of his colleague – but no body is found
  • Anthony Eden opens talks in Rome on a new plan for German rearmament
  • Mr John Thomas of Chedburgh, Sussex shows off a chicken – that swims!