(Winter 1941)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Jolaine Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
M. C. Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (assistant editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

First Superman-DC bullet on cover. This issue contains an ad for Hop Harrigan's All-American Flying Club.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; a Centaur

Adventure of the Duplicate Faces (Table of Contents)

The Flash / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Adam Addams (villain)
Synopsis:
(See synopsis of Chapter 1)

The Adventure of the Duplicate Faces: Chapter 1: The Adventure of the Misplaced Faces (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Adam Addams (villain, research scientist)
Synopsis:
The Flash investigates the activities of a research scientist named Addams, who has a theory that the human face is shaped by glandular activities of the body. Addams plots to treat people with his special formula in order to make them look like prominent men who he plans to kidnap and replace with a phony.

The Adventure of the Misplaced Faces: Chapter 2: The Adventure of the Savage Centaurs (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Dr. Manning; Adam Addams (villain); Hercule (villain, a centaur); Oats (villain, a centaur)
Synopsis:
Jay Garrick visits Western University for Homecoming and meets with Dr. Manning, the Professor Jay did experiments for when he suffered his accident with the "hard Water" gasses. He is shocked to learn that Dr. Addams has threatened Manning with death unless he divulges the "hard water" formula.
Keywords:
Hard Water; Keystone City; Western University

How to Develop Your Speed (Table of Contents)

The Flash / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Butch McLobster, The Super Mobster / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan
Inks:
Ed Wheelan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Wheelan

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Butch McLobster

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Inkling Kid; Phoni-Tone News / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan
Inks:
Ed Wheelan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Wheelan

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Inkling Kid

Bound for Britain (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Evelyn Gaines (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan

The Adventure of the Misplaced Faces: Chapter 3: House-Guests of Death (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Dr. Manning; Dr. French; Louisa French; Jeb Young; Rutherford Rockford; Gloria Rockford; Dr. Hart; Adam Addams (villain)
Synopsis:
Addams successfully kidnaps Dr. Manning and forces him to work night and day on the "hard water" formula. Deciding to take the matter one step further, Addams invites Jay Garrick, Joan Williams, Dr. French and others to his lab in Arizona, then proceeds to kill them off...one by one.
Keywords:
Hard Water

The Adventure of the Misplaced Faces: Chapter 4: The Flash vs. the Flash (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick] [also as the false Flash]; Joan Williams; Dr. Manning; Jeb Young; Dr. French; Louisa French; Rutherford Rockford; Gloria Rockford; Dr. Hart; Adam Addams (villain); false Flash (villain)
Synopsis:
The evil Addams creates a false Flash to kill the guests in his home, realizing that the real Flash will be blamed for the horrible deeds. However, the Scarlet Speedster disposes of his counterpart and takes his place in order to be in a position to capture Addams.
Keywords:
Hard Water

The Flash Presents His Hall of Speed Records (Table of Contents)

The Flash / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks:
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Flash
  2. 1. Adventure of the Duplicate Faces
    The Flash
  3. 2. The Adventure of the Duplicate Faces: Chapter 1: The Adventure of the Misplaced Faces
    The Flash
  4. 3. The Adventure of the Misplaced Faces: Chapter 2: The Adventure of the Savage Centaurs
    The Flash
  5. 4. How to Develop Your Speed
    The Flash
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Butch McLobster, The Super Mobster
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Inkling Kid; Phoni-Tone News
  8. 7. Bound for Britain
    Hop Harrigan
  9. 8. The Adventure of the Misplaced Faces: Chapter 3: House-Guests of Death
    The Flash
  10. 9. The Adventure of the Misplaced Faces: Chapter 4: The Flash vs. the Flash
    The Flash
  11. 10. The Flash Presents His Hall of Speed Records
    The Flash
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed