On February 1919, the legend was born!! The very first William story, called Rice Mould, was printed in the Home magazine.He appeared in the Home magazine until October 1922. Fron December 1922 until May 1940 he appeared in the Happy Mag.
He has also appeared in many other publications:-
The Golden Arrow Aug. 1929, ARPegio Dec. 1939, Modern Women 1940 - 1946, Homes and Gardens 1943 - 1945, Home Notes Jan. 1947 - Sept. 1954.
He also appeared on the front covers of other publications like Sunny Mag, Tit-Bits Summer Annual,Crusoe and Golden mag.