Mandrake's Wedding at the College of Magic

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Mandrake's Wedding at the College of Magic
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(Re-released in 2015)
Start date: August 4th, 1997
End date: January 24th, 1998
# of strips: 150 (25 weeks)
Writer: Lee Falk
Artist: Fred Fredericks
Preceded by: "Mandrake's Wedding at Cockaigne"
Followed by: "Big Jake & Co"


"Mandrake's Wedding at the College of Magic" is the 226th Mandrake daily story. The story was written by Lee Falk and drawn by Fred Fredericks.

Plot Summary

Not easy to make wedding plans when King Segrid wants Mandrake and Narda to be married in Cockaigne, while Theron wants them to be married at the College of Magic, and their friends wants them to be married at Xanadu.

So Mandrake and Narda decided to have three weddings: one in Cockaigne, one in the College of Magic and one at Xanadu.

Appearances

Recurring characters

One-time characters Labon, man from CM.

Locations

  • New York
  • Xanadu
  • Cockaigne, from strip of September 4, 1997. Married in strip of October 21, 1997.
  • College of Magic, from strip of November 3, 1997. Married in strip of January 7, 1998.

Organizations


Objects

Behind the scenes

Title

  • This story do not have any title, it follows the previous story. If lifted from the plot, it could be "Mandrake's Wedding at Cockaigne and College of Magic".

Mandrake Lore

  • Cockaigne: a small, rich alpine nation wedged between two great powers.
  • When King Darius 14 died Narda become queen, but she gave up her throne to be with Mandrake.
  • Aleena: Mandrake's girlfriend when he was 14.

Easter Eggs – Cameos

  • Mandrake has prison number 39013.
  • Narda's wedding ring are made out of a diamond. similar as the ring of Diana Palmer Walker
  • The Phantom, in a newspaper (strip of September 3, 1997).

Re-released story in 2015

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  • Start date: 13 April 2015 / End date: 3 October 2015

Reprints

This story has been published in the following publications: