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The Flash #297 [newsstand]
(May 1981)

DC, 1959 Series
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Volume:
33
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Len Wein
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #160, 169, 178, 187, 196, 214, 229, 232)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #297 [direct].


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-576

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Captain Cold [Leonard Snart]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

Capt Cold's Cold Cold Flame (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Henry Allen; Nora Allen; Jack Morgan; Julie; Dr. Burgess; Nurse Rachett; Patrolman Atkins; Captain Cold [Leonard Snart]; Myrna Troy (kleptomaniac model and Snart's girlfriend, introduction); Payte (motorcycle thief, introduction); Hector (motorcycle thief, introduction); Top (as a spirit possessing Henry Allen)
Synopsis:
Barry's parents are injured in a car wreck while coming to visit him, while Flash has to deal with a Captain Cold gone good...and Len deals with his new girlfriend.
Reprints:

Multiplex Means Multiple Choice...Death! (Table of Contents)

Firestorm / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Denys Cowan
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Colors:
Phil Rachelson
Letters:
Milton Snapinn
Job Number:
J-7065

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Firestorm [Ronnie Raymond; Martin Stein]; Doreen Day; Cliff Carmichael; Coach Blake; Multiplex [Danton Black]
Synopsis:
Firestorm forms to fight Multiplex, but with Martin in control, not Ronnie as Ronnie was knocked unconscious during a basketball practice.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Flash
  2. 1. Capt Cold's Cold Cold Flame
    Flash
  3. 2. Multiplex Means Multiple Choice...Death!
    Firestorm
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • David Southwood
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ed Boner