William George Bunter (a.k.a. Billy Bunter, the "Fat Owl of the Remove") is a fictional character created by Charles Hamilton using the pen name Frank Richards. He featured originally in stories set at Greyfriars School in the boys' weekly story paper The Magnet, first published in 1908. Bunter has since appeared in novels, on television, in stage plays, and in comic strips.
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... illustrate the well established character Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School ... The Billy Bunter series ran regularly until World War II ... Chapman also drew the first nine two page 'Billy Bunter' comic-strip stories in the early issues of the Knockout comic magazine in 1939 ...
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