(December 1965)

Western, 1964 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
Wally Green
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Keywords:
Greenland; New York City; post-apocalyptic; Viking

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mo Gollub ? (painted)
Inks:
Mo Gollub ? (painted)
Colors:
Mo Gollub ? (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mighty Samson
Reprints:
Keywords:
New York City; post-apocalyptic; Statue of Liberty; Viking

Indexer Notes

Richard Richmond says George Wilson not Morris Gollub for this cover.

Bridges and Man Number 6 The Brooklyn Bridge (Table of Contents)

Keys of Knowledge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; history
Keywords:
Brooklyn Bridge; New York City

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. History of the Brooklyn Bridge.

The Metal Stealers [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Frank Thorne [as FT] (signed)
Inks:
Frank Thorne [as FT] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mighty Samson; Sharmaine; Mindor; Headman Thorr
Synopsis:
Thorr and his men raid N'Yark for scrap metal, including the ruined Statue of Liberty. They carry Sharmaine and Mindor off to Greenland, where global warming has let them found a new society that includes extensive metalworking and geothermal heating. Thorr demands that Mindor contribute his scientific skills, and Sharmaine become his queen. Samson stows away on another of Thorr's raiders, but is discovered and made to walk the plank.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Brooklyn Bridge; global warming; Greenland; New York City; post-apocalyptic; Viking

[The Metal Stealers, Part 2] Sinister Stronghold (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Frank Thorne
Inks:
Frank Thorne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mighty Samson; Sharmaine; Mindor; Headman Thorr
Synopsis:
Samson swims to Greenland and is forced to fight as a gladiator to win Sharmaine's freedom. Even though he defeats all three monsters Thorr reneges, so Mindor sparks an uprising. Thorr dies trying to escape. Greenland (Greelynd) establishes good relations with N'Yark, and returns the stolen fragments from the Statue of Liberty.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Greenland; monster; mutant; mutation; post-apocalyptic; Viking

The Statue of Liberty (Table of Contents)

Keys of Knowledge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; history
Keywords:
Statue of Liberty

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. History of the Statue of Liberty.

Mighty Samson Pin-Up (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mo Gollub ? (painted)
Inks:
Mo Gollub ? (painted)
Colors:
Mo Gollub ? (painted)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mighty Samson
Reprints:
Keywords:
New York City; post-apocalyptic; Statue of Liberty; Viking

Indexer Notes

Back cover is same as front cover, sans title or trade dress.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mighty Samson
  2. 1. Bridges and Man Number 6 The Brooklyn Bridge
    Keys of Knowledge
  3. 2. The Metal Stealers [Part 1]
    Mighty Samson
  4. 3. [The Metal Stealers, Part 2] Sinister Stronghold
    Mighty Samson
  5. 4. The Statue of Liberty
    Keys of Knowledge
  6. 5. Mighty Samson Pin-Up
    Mighty Samson
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Richard Richmond
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kirk House
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Clayton Emery