Rupert and the Little River, a Bestall story that first appeared in the newspaper in Spring 1963, makes a seasonal reappearance on Sunday 6th March. It was included in the 1975 Rupert Annual and has also featured a three further times as a reprint in the Daily Express
Rupert is sent off to find some pussy-willow at his Mummy’s request and meets Bill at his garden gate, so an adventure beckons.
Rupert’s Adventures in the Snow concluded the day before using 41 of the original 44 episodes.
Rupert takes the medicine prepared by the Professor to Granny Goat to aid her recovery.