The Smurfs #8: The Smurf Apprentice Papa Smurf Trumps Smurf's bid to become his apprentice! A far too eager young Smurf wants to become an apprentice, and refuses to heed Papa Smurf's advice to wait until he's older. Instead he steals a page from Gargamel's spell book, and creates a magic potion that turns him into a monster! Can Papa Smurf and the Smurfs find the antidote in Gargamel's lair in time to save the Smurf Apprentice?! ALSO: Gargamel returns in "Smurf Traps" and "The Smurfs and The Mole"!