(August 1966)

DC, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of January, July and October
On-sale date:
1966-06-02
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical 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 Direct Currents in Sea Devils #30.


The Flash Stakes His Life On - - You! (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
Joe Giella (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints:

The Flash Stakes His Life-- On-- YOU! (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Mrs. Prentiss (Housekeeper); David Gulch; Ben Haddon (Villain); Alice (homeless girl)
Synopsis:
Ben Haddon invents a device that makes everyone in Central City forget about the Flash, except for one homelss girl that Flash helped earlier that day.

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

The Policeman Is Your Friend! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis:
Children learn that policemen do more than just catch crooks.

Indexer Notes

Credits confirmed by Bob Bailey; Bob Hughes and Gene Reed.

Flash-Grams (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
G410

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Hobby hint by WM. Broughton of Mobile Alabama.

The Day Magic Exposed Flash's Secret Identity! (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Abra Kadabra; Slor Disi (64th Century Policeman)
Synopsis:
Flash learns that Abra Kadabra comes from the future when a 64th Century Policeman come to the past to return Abra Kadabra to jail in his own time.

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Includes a statement of ownership on the bottom of page 9. Average copies preceding 12 months: 462,000.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Flash Stakes His Life On - - You!
    Flash
  2. 1. The Flash Stakes His Life-- On-- YOU!
    Flash
  3. 2. The Policeman Is Your Friend!
  4. 3. Flash-Grams
    Flash-Grams
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  6. 5. The Day Magic Exposed Flash's Secret Identity!
    Flash
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • David Southwood
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregory Fischer
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