Mandrake Plays Cupid

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Mandrake Plays Cupid
Start date: October 4th, 1953
End date: November 22nd, 1953
# of strips: 8 (8 weeks)
Writer: Lee Falk
Artist: Phil Davis
Preceded by: "Mandrake's Magic House"
Followed by: "Rex (The Living Fossil)"

"Mandrake Plays Cupid" is the 59th Mandrake Sunday story. The story was written by Lee Falk and drawn by Phil Davis.

Plot Summary

Ted, a bashful singer, is in love with Marilyn. But he do not have the enough nerve to do something about it. Mandrake decide to help him...


Recurring characters

One-time characters

  • Ted, a singer.
  • Marilyn, an actress
  • Mr. Grant, owner (?) of a theatre.


  • New York City

Behind the scenes

  • The story title is from the strip of October 4th, 1953 (Beginning: Mandrake Plays Cupid !).


This story has been published in the following publications:

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