THE CENTURY / Midsummer / Holiday Number. / August. / SECOND PRIZE, CENTURY POSTER CONTEST. / (COPYRIGHT, 1897, BY THE CENTURY CO.) / ELIHU VEDDER, / F. HOPKINSON SMITH, / HENRY J. HARDENBERGH, / JUDGES.
Ultron believes in mechanical superiority over humans and other organic lifeforms. Stating humanity should not change, but evolve. At times he's defeated, only to reemerge stronger and numbering his later versions as he evolves himself to adapt to his enemies.