The College of Magic

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The College of Magic
Start date: May 30th, 1971
End date: August 29th, 1971
# of strips: 14 (14 weeks)
Writer: Lee Falk
Artist: Fred Fredericks
Preceded by: "The Shark"
Followed by: "The Space Pack"

"The College of Magic" is the 113th Mandrake Sunday story. The story was written by Lee Falk and drawn by Fred Fredericks.

Plot Summary

Deep in a remote mountain range, a great boulder moves when a secret word is spoken. Revaling a long tunnel leading to an underground city. A wonderland of gardens and fountains, a place of philosophers and magicians, the "College of Magic". Now enemy soldiers have found the secret entrance to the college and Theron calling Mandrake for help.


Recurring characters

One-time characters

  • Manuel, in Tibet



Behind the scenes

  • The story title is from the strip of May 23,1971 (Next Week: The College of Magic). Note: At the index the title for this story is "The Hidden College of Magic".
  • The College of Magic is 4000 years old.

Signifiant covers


This story has been published in the following publications:

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