Grand Prairie News Texan

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Grand Prairie News Texan was an American newspaper that published "The Phantom" daily strip from 1965 to 1967.

History

Grand Prairie News Texan was a daily newspaper based in Grand Prairie, Texas. In October 1966, the Grand Prairie News Texan changed its name to the Grand Prairie Daily News. "The Phantom" first appeared in Grand Prairie News Texan on July 5, 1965. Unlike tradition in other American newspapers, Phantom stories were finished on Sunday, not published on Saturday.

Published stories

Original story title Start date End date Comment
"The Hanta Witch" July 5, 1965 July 31, 1965 the last four weeks only
"Prince Hali and the White Stallion" August 2, 1965 January 2, 1966
"Bullets' Town" January 3, 1966 May 29, 1966
"The Killer" May 30, 1966 September 11, 1966
"The Sea God" September 12, 1966 December 25, 1966
"The Satchel" December 26, 1966 March 19, 1967
"The Crime School" March 20, 1967 June 25, 1967
"Deadman's Point" June 26, 1967 August 30, 1967 incomplete story