Magazine Number: 59
Publication Date: March 31, 1972
Artists: Brian Lewis
Synopsis:A UFO lands in southern England near Downmarket, but Paul Foster and SHADO forces are already waiting in the area. An Alien makes off through the woods, leaving the UFO to self-destruct, but is unwittingly run down by Foster. Intrigued as there are no priority targets in the area, Foster finds a flyer on the Alien proclaiming 'Free! Free! Free! Amazing Gifts for All at Burdon's Store, Downmarket NOW!' This warrants investigation, but as Foster drives to the store, he is caught in traffic. Burdon's is apparently giving its stock away, much to the delight of the public...