Fantom

Fantom was published by Hrvatski Dnevnik in Yugoslavian from around March 1937 until 1938. This series is considered to be the first Phantom comic book series solely dedicated to the Phantom ever published, and as such, not many comics from this series are known to have survived.

This 32 comic book set was printed in black and white, and contain approximately 20 pages, with local retail shop advertisements consuming the internal covers plus the back comic cover.

4 stories appeared in this series, with the comic number sequence reset as each story was released. The stories are taken for previously published strips appearing in the newspaper, Hrvatski Dnevnik.

  • 1st Sequence – The Singh Brotherhood – 9 comics
  • 2nd Sequence – The Sky Band – 5 comics
  • 3rd Sequence – War in the Jungle – 6 comics
  • 4th Sequence – Little Toma – 12 comics

The cover images of each sequence changed, however within each sequence, the cover imaged remained the same, just the cover color was altered from comic-to-comic.

The Singh Brotherhood – 9 Comics

The Sky Band – 5 Comics

War in the Jungle – 6 Comics

Little Toma – 12 Comics

1936 Hrvatski Dnevnik Newspaper Clippings