(December 1960)

DC, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of January, April, July and October
On-sale date:
1960-10-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
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

On-sale date from Blackhawk #155.


Here Comes Captain Boomerang! (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Captain Boomerang
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Flash Archives, The (DC, 1996 series) #3 ([January] 2002)

Here Comes Captain Boomerang! (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; W. W. Wiggins; Iris West; Captain Boomerang [Digger Harkness](first appearance; origin; villain)
Synopsis:
The first appearance and origin of Captain Boomerang.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Albi del Falco (Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, 1954 series) #264 (May 7, 1961) [Italy]
  • in 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #9 (April 1965)
  • in Best of DC, The (DC, 1979 series) #10
  • in Flash Archives, The (DC, 1996 series) #3 ([January] 2002)

Indexer Notes

Versus Captain Boomerang also in #124, 148, 155, 174, 209 and 227.

The Madcap Inventors of Central City! (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan; Toughy Boraz (villain)
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Flash Archives, The (DC, 1996 series) #3 ([January] 2002)

Indexer Notes

revival of the Three Idiots, Winky, Blinky and Noddy.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Here Comes Captain Boomerang!
    Flash
  2. 1. Here Comes Captain Boomerang!
    Flash
  3. 2. The Madcap Inventors of Central City!
    Flash
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • David Southwood
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ed Boner