"Invoco legem magicarium" - Magic chant that translated from the Latin language
as "I invoke the law of magic."
Real-life magician and illusionist Coe Norton
used this magical incantation on the occult series MANDRAKE THE MAGICIAN/SYN/1954.
He was assisted by a hulking companion, called Lothar (Woody Strode).
39-episode series was based on the King Features comic strip character created
by Lee Falk and Phil Davis.
The made-for-TV movie Mandrake (1979) starred
Anthony Herrera as Mandrake and Ji-Tu Cumbuka as Lothar who fought a sinister
The animated cartoon DEFENDERS OF THE EARTH/SYN/1986 featured
Mandrake the Magician and his son, Kshin, a martial arts expert who battled evil
with the help of Lothar, Phantom, and Flash Gordon and their siblings.
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