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MR. T WILL VISIT MILLFORD, CONN. DURING PROMOTIONAL TOUR

 NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- NOW Entertainment's latest comic book, Mr. T and The T-Force, the action-packed pro-social comic featuring the real live super hero Mr. T, written and drawn by comic book genius Neal Adams, hit the stores and newsstands Thursday, June 17. It costs $1.95 plus tax. This week Mr. T will visit six cities including Millford, Conn. to meet fans and sign autographs as part of his worldwide promotional tour. Sunday, July 11, Mr. T will be at the Dream Factory, Connecticut Post Mall, Exit 39B on Interstate 95 (Connecticut Turnpike), Millford.
 Mr. T and the T-Force was introduced at the New York Licensing Show, June 15, and to celebrate the genesis of a genre of comic books which features the first real live super hero, Home Shopping Network sold a limited amount of signed and numbered embossed collector editions, and also including a 22-carat gold-leafed trading card, a reading copy of the comic book and a certificate of authenticity, specially packaged, for $110.00.
 The promotional tour officially began in Chicago, Mr. T's home town, and continued to Dayton, Ohio; Los Angeles and Garden Grove (Calif.); Detroit; Charlotte, N.C.; Indianapolis; Philadelphia and New York. Hundreds of people in each city have stood in line for hours to meet Mr. T and get his autograph on their first copy of the first edition of Mr. T and the T-Force, already recognized as a collector's item. The tour continues to Lincoln (Neb.), Dallas, Las Vegas, Northern California, Washington D.C., Honolulu, Germany, and Japan.
 The initial orders for Mr. T and the T-Force signaled the industry's enthusiasm and support and reorders began before the comic book was even out. Sales have made Mr. T and the T-Force the hottest selling comic book since the death of Superman. Mr. T's universal appeal has drawn new customers to the comic book stores, and is expected to boost the multi-million dollar pop culture to greater heights.
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 /CONTACT: Joyce Brooks, 310-433-5941, or Diane Blackman, 212-249-8121, both for NOW Entertainment/


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