The Peddler

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The Peddler
Start date: January 29, 1962
End date: March 31, 1962
# of strips: 54 (9 weeks)
Writer: Lee Falk
Artist: Phil Davis
Preceded by: "Goliath"
Followed by: "The City Jungle"

"The Peddler" is the 114th Mandrake daily story. The story was written by Lee Falk and drawn by Phil Davis.

Plot Summary

A mysterious man took out a street peddler's license to sell $10 bills, for $5. But the $10 bills were all counterfeit. A case for Mandrake...


Recurring characters

One-time characters

  • Mr. Socks, a retired professor of philisophy.
  • Mr. Dean, the real counterfeiter.
  • The Mayor.


  • New York
  • A college campus.

Behind the scenes

  • The title for the story taken from the strip of January 27, 1962 (Next Week: "The Peddler").
    Note: At the index the title for this story is "The Peddler (The Counterfeit Gang)".

Signifiant covers


This story has been published in the following publications:

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