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Fantastic Four (1961) - #209
"Trapped in the Sargasso of Space!"

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Gaspar Saladino - 'Gaspar'
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Cover Date: August 1979
Cover Price: US $ 0.40

Issue Tagline:
The World's Greatest Comic Magazine!
The F.F. Are Reunited, But Their Joy Is Short-Lived When They Find Themselves... Trapped In The Sargasso Of Space!
Introducing: Herbie The Robot! Beware! He's Not What He Seems To Be!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Letters Column: none

With the help of Reed's newest invention, Herbie the Robot, the FF search for Galactus, for he's the only one able to stop Sphinx upon destroying Earth.
Meanwhile, Empress R'klll shoots her husband, Emperor Dorrek, and takes over the Skrull Empire.
The FF get to the Sargasso of Space where millions of ships are stranded. They find the alien Grogar who has transported prisoners to Ankara when they attacked him and escaped.

Reprinted/Collected in:
44 Years of Fantastic Four (2005) DVD (NTSC)
Fantastic Four (1961) HC
Fantastic Four (1961) HC (Direct Market Edition)
Fantastic Four (1968) #99/100
Fantastic Four By John Byrne Omnibus (2011) Omnibus HC vol. 01
Fantastic Four By John Byrne Omnibus (2011) Omnibus HC vol. 01 (Direct Market)
Fantastic Four/Silver Surfer: The Complete Collection (2007) DVD-ROM
Nova (1976) TPB vol. 03

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