(March 1967)

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:
?
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

Numbered 10119-703 on cover.


[The Renegade Robot] (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:
Post-apocalyptic; robot; Washington D.C.

Indexer Notes

Cover title from interior story. Richard Richmond says this is not a Morris Gollub cover.

Guide Tour of Washington, D.C. [sic] (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
A list of famous places in Washington, D.C.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Capitol; educational; fact; Lincoln Memorial; Pentagon; Washington D.C.; Washington Monument; White House

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Panels with text underneath. Does not actually involve Mighty Samson.

The Renegade Robot [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9-6612

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mighty Samson; Mindor; Sharmaine; Queen Terra of Jerz
Synopsis:
Samson, Mindor, and Sharmaine are taken from N'Yark to the ruins of Washington, D.C. by a still-operable automated subway. While exploring the landmarks, the three are attacked by a Presidential-protection robot which has been re-programmed to protect Queen Terra.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Lincoln Memorial; N'Yark; post-apocalyptic; robot; subway; The Capitol; United States Mint; Washington D.C.; White House

Spine-Throwing Cactus (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson Mutant Monsters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mighty Samson (cameo)
Synopsis:
Mindor's description of a cactus which can throw its spines.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Cactus; mutant; mutation; post-apocalyptic

Lightning Beast (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson Mutant Monsters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Mindor's description of a beast that can shoot electric bolts from its eyes.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Electricity; monster; mutant; mutation; post-apocalyptic

Monster Myths (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Keywords:
Monster; mythology

Indexer Notes

Text article on mythical monsters, with one illustration.

The Mental Repairman (Table of Contents)

Tom Morrow / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Morrow; Cindia; Dr. Ivar Branely
Synopsis:
When the Central Energy Broadcaster of Ultra City breaks down, it injures the only scientist able to diagnose the problem. Tom Morrow probes the scientist's mind with his ESP to find the solution, then uses his mental powers to make the repair.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Clairvoyance; E.S.P.; ESP; mental telepathy; power generator; psychokinesis; scientist

[The Renegade Robot, Part 2] The Metal Hercules (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mighty Samson; Mindor; Sharmaine; Queen Terra of Jerz
Synopsis:
Terra's robot and Samson battle among the landmarks of a ruined Washington, D.C. Samson destroys the robot by pushing it off the Washington Monument.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Jefferson Memorial; post-apocalyptic; robot; The Capitol; Washington D.C.; Washington Monument

Net-Casting Spider Monster (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson Mutant Monsters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A description of a "net-casting spider monster," a huge arachnid of Mighty Samson's time, which spins a spider-web net to capture its victims.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Monster; mutant; mutation; post-apocalyptic; spider-web

Washington, D.C. (Table of Contents)

Mighty Samson / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
More landmarks in and around Washington, D.C.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Arlington National Cemetery; educational; fact; Library of Congress; Mount Vernon; National Archives; Smithsonian Institution; Washington D.C.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Panels with text underneath. Does not actually involve Mighty Samson.

["100 pc. Toy Soldier Set"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Characters:
Boy
Keywords:
Toy soldier

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad, with order coupon, for plastic toy soldiers from 100 Toy Soldiers

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Renegade Robot]
    Mighty Samson
  2. 1. Guide Tour of Washington, D.C. [sic]
    Mighty Samson
  3. 2. The Renegade Robot [Part 1]
    Mighty Samson
  4. 3. Spine-Throwing Cactus
    Mighty Samson Mutant Monsters
  5. 4. Lightning Beast
    Mighty Samson Mutant Monsters
  6. 5. Monster Myths
  7. 6. The Mental Repairman
    Tom Morrow
  8. 7. [The Renegade Robot, Part 2] The Metal Hercules
    Mighty Samson
  9. 8. Net-Casting Spider Monster
    Mighty Samson Mutant Monsters
  10. 9. Washington, D.C.
    Mighty Samson
  11. 10. ["100 pc. Toy Soldier Set"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kirk House
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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