And with the Saturday edition, the final teaser panel for Moomin appears before his debut on Monday… or was it? Elsewhere in the world:

Saturday 18th September 1954

  • Police close in on the Ruislip Strangler
  • Rocky Marciano K.O.s Ezzard Charles in the 8th round of the heavyweight title fight
  • Comedian Ronnie Leslie is killed by a tram in Blackpool
  • The Pope had a fleeting attack of hiccoughs