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The Boy Detectives

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The Boy Detectives
Produced for: Fantomen 20/1982
# of pgs: 32
Writer: Donne Avenell
Artist: Georges Bess
Original colorist: N/A
Producer: Semic Press

"The Boy Detectives" is a 1982 Team Fantomen story, written by Donne Avenell, with art by Georges Bess.

Plot summary

Rex and his friends are reading Sherlock Holmes detective novels and wish to help The Phantom to investigate crimes. The Phantom meanwhile is investigating thefts from various jungle villages where two men break into the armoury of jungle villages and sell the loot to a fence in Morristown


Recurring characters

One-time characters

  • Croc
  • Inky
  • The Pascha
  • Wobo, Bandar
  • Rikki, Bandar
  • Bongo, Bandar

Fictional characters





  • Ship "Moukistan"


  • King Solomon's ring
  • Deerstalker hat
  • Meerschaum pipe

Behind the scenes

  • There is no Sherlock Holmes story where the protagonist says "Elementary, my dear Watson".


This story has been published in the following publications:

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