|First appearance:||"The Slave Traders"|
|Created by:||Lee Falk & Ray Moore|
Mawitaan is the capital of Bangalla.
It was originally called Moribar. Then sometimes during the 19th century, the name was changed to Morristown. During the liberation from the Commonwealth, it received the new name Mawitaan.
It served as an important naval base for the British during World War One.
Behind the scenes
It was originally called Morristown, but then changed its name during the 1970s. However, in some countries like Sweden, the name Morristown was kept to not confuse the readers.
- Fantomen 22/1978, p. 66