The story:

This story, true or false, details the Phantom's effort to save the Earth and is told and retold at numerous camp fires around the jungle:

A massive space ship containing an alien race that is half man-half demon is approaching Earth on a conquest mission, but before the invasion can take place two sentries are sent down to the surface to test a random specimen of the planet's intelligent beings to see if it can be easily defeated. The Phantom is chosen for this gruelling test...

Watch out for:
  • Tele-waves from space helmets
  • An artificial Luug monster
  • Disintegrator weapons, defraction rays and degravity belts

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    S042 - The Horned Star Demons

    Original run in the papers: 14 Aug 1955 - 6 Nov 1955
    Script: Lee Falk
    Art: Wilson McCoy