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This complete comic strip story from TV Comic 6 July - 17 August 1974 (Issues 1177 - 1183) is one of my all time favourites - sure, the villain is a "magician," but that could be explained away by "the science of the Daemons" or what not. The important thing is that Gerry Haylock is the artist again - and it's great fun.
Jon Pertwee had bowed out on TV at this stage in Planet of the Spiders. :-(
The story was reprinted in TV Comic #1397-1403 as a 4th Doctor story, with Tom Baker's face drawn over Pertwee's!.
This intelligent and well drawn strip certainly looked very out of place in TV Comic at the time, among Tom and Jerry and such like - a gem among so much childish dross.
Thanks to Davvywolf for the "DW Staff Approved" tag (s come. A few people have asked me how to get in touch with Receptacle - I really don't know - I downloaded the .cbrs from Demonoid, but Demonoid have been forced to stop torrent sharing.
Some have puzzled over why I've upped these as .jpgs and not .cbrs - sorry, but the rules don't allow me to do that - as I discovered to my cost!
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