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Issues "Mandrake the Magician", "The Phantom" and "Flash Gordon" were also sold in 3 pack plastic bags:
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Revision as of 21:05, 25 January 2014

King Comics
Biographical information
Founded: 1966
Country: Mini usa.gif USA / English
Website:


KFS made an effort to publish comic books of its own by establishing the publishing company King Comics in 1967. This short-lived comic book line showcased King's best-known characters in seven titles: Beetle Bailey, Blondie, Flash Gordon, Jungle Jim, Mandrake the Magician, The Phantom and Popeye.

The Mandrake stories were all new non newspaper stories. In addition to the Mandrake series there was three Mandrake stories as back-up titles in the "Flash Gordon" and "The Phantom" series.

Mandrake the Magician by King Comics

Title Issues Year(s) Note
Flash Gordon 1-11 Sept. 1966 - Dec. 1967 continued by Charlton
Mandrake the Magician 1-10 Sept. 1966 - Nov. 1967
The Phantom 18-28 Sept. 1966 - Dec. 1967 continued from Gold Key, continued by Charlton

Other

Response cards

To give a response to letters "King Comics" made several Response cards with printed text on the back:

  • "It isn't possibile to answer every letter personally. But we appreciate your ideas and suggestions. Look for answer to questions like yours in the letter pages of future issues.
    The Editors KING COMICS

3 Comics 29¢

Issues with "Mandrake the Magician", "The Phantom" and "Flash Gordon" were also sold in 3 pack plastic bags:

Giveaways

See: Supplementary Reading Program