The Witch Hunt (2009 story)

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The Witch Hunt
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Produced for: Fantomen 24/2008
# of pgs: 32
Writer: David Bishop
Artist: Sal Velluto, Bob Almond1 &
Keith Williams2
Original colorist: Reprostugan
Producer: Egmont Kärnan

"The Witch Hunt" is a 2009 Team Fantomen story, written by David Bishop, with art by Sal Velluto (assisted by Bob Almond1 and Keith Williams2).

Plot synopsis

In the Major Treasure Room, Heloise and Kit discover a leather pouch with a fresh laurel. The 21st Phantom tell them a story of how the 8th Phantom and Friday arrived in a Scottish village in 1707 and helped a young woman who had been accused of witchcraft.


Recurring characters

One-time characters

  • Isobel Laing
  • Agnes
  • Calum the vicar
  • Thomas



Behind the scenes

  • Bob Almond was an uncredited assistant for Sal Velluto, and inked two pages of the story.1 The story pages inked by Almond were pages 7 and 20.2
  • Keith Williams was an uncredited assistant for Sal Velluto, and inked at least one page of the story; page 29.2
  • In Scotland, local church councils have never had the authority to issue a death sentence.

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This story has been published in the following publications:

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