(October 1964)

DC, 1964 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1964-08-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Scarlet Speedster's Most Treacherous Traps! (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash; Weather Wizard

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

The Flash / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
The Flash

Around the World in 80 Minutes (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; The Black Cat; El Claw
Synopsis:
Police scientist Barry Allen invents a radio watch which picks up S.O.S. calls from many different countries, in order for him to avert these catastrophies, he must literally race around the world in eighty minutes.
Reprints:

Giants of the Time World (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Aliens
Synopsis:
When Iris West disappears whilst on an assignment, The Flash follows her into another dimension. In order for them to return safely he must battle alien beings who grow to the size of giants within the space of one hour.
Reprints:

The Master of Mirrors (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; The Mirror Master [Scudder]; Wilkins
Synopsis:
Scudder, a small time criminal, discovers he can solidify images from his trick mirrors, he then uses this knowledge to commit crimes as The Mirror Master.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Origin and First appearance of The Mirror Master.

Scudder's christian name is not referred to in this story, he will not be named as Sam Scudder until The Flash, (DC, 1959 series) #239 (February 1976).

In The Flash, (DC, 1959 series) #219 (Dec 1972 - Jan 1973), he was briefly referred to as Joe Scudder. Both later stories scripted by Cary Bates.

Writer Bates later combines both Mirror Master id.s as Samuel Joseph Scudder, from - The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #255 (November 1977)

Nine Empty Uniforms (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Ginger Stanton; Larry Stanton; Jim Stanton; The Bobtails; Chips Chuggo
Synopsis:
Jay Garrick and The Flash help aging baseball team, The Bobtails, regain their confidence.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Golden Age Flash story.

Flash's Rogues' Gallery (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Boomerang; Pied Piper; Captain Cold; Mr. Element; The Trickster; Weather Wizard; Reverse-Flash; Abra Kadabra; Mirror Master; The Top; Heat Wave; Super-Gorilla Grodd
Synopsis:
Pin Up of Flash Villains

Challenge of the Weather Wizard (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Weather Wizard [Mark Mardon]
Synopsis:
Escaped criminal Mark Mardon reaches his brother Clyde's house to lie low, however, on entering finds his brother dead. He then uses Clyde's notes on weather control for crime and assumes the identity of The Weather Wizard.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Origin and First appearance of The Weather Wizard.

The Day Flash Weighed 1000 Pounds (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Super-Gorilla Grodd; William Dawson; Solovar
Synopsis:
Grodd, the Super-Gorilla has seemingly died in Gorilla City, in reality he has found a way to take over the mind of a human being (William Dawson). As Dawson, he invents a gun which causes The Flash to absorb vast amounts of moisture from the air, bulking him up to 1000 pounds in weight.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flash-Grams / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes Writer/Artist credits and original issue details for the reprints in this issue

Best Wishes from Barry ("Flash") Allen, Jay ("Flash") Garrick, Wally ("Kid Flash") West (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash; Golden Age Flash; Kid Flash
Synopsis:
Pin Up of the three Super Speedsters

Indexer Notes

Back Cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Scarlet Speedster's Most Treacherous Traps!
    Flash
  2. 1. Table of Contents
    The Flash
  3. 2. Around the World in 80 Minutes
    Flash
  4. 3. Giants of the Time World
    Flash
  5. 4. The Master of Mirrors
    Flash
  6. 5. Nine Empty Uniforms
    Flash
  7. 6. Flash's Rogues' Gallery
  8. 7. Challenge of the Weather Wizard
    Flash
  9. 8. The Day Flash Weighed 1000 Pounds
    Flash
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  11. 10. Best Wishes from Barry ("Flash") Allen, Jay ("Flash") Garrick, Wally ("Kid Flash") West
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