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was a kid magician who roamed around Krazy town
with his bag of magic tricks, solving problems, manipulating
events, and performing good deeds. He never set out
cause mischief but his tricks would frequently go awry
and land him in hot water, only to reveal some fateful
twist which - Hey presto! - would set everything to
rights once more...
The origins behind Ray's magical "leanings"
His magic set with hat, wand, cape and gloves was actually
a birthday gift from his parents. But the present was
through the post to Ray at home, and we never
saw or heard from Ray's parents in that original strip.
So where was Ray supposed to be? Was he at a relative's
house? With friends? In care? - We were never
Trivia Hounds may note that Ray's infrequent nemesis
beefy Bully Burrows, whom Ray despatches in the
of Krazy and whom he occasionally bumped into
later strips - all of which were drawn by the