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(September-October 1973)

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Volume:
24
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
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

["You've lost the first race, Flash!"] (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
S-1548

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]
Synopsis:
Flash looses races with a car, a boat, and a plane.

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics [August 2007].
Credits for letters and colors provided by Carl Gafford via the Error List [June 2010].

Don't Be Half a Man! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Make Way for the Speed-Demons! (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates (credited)
Pencils:
Irv Novick (credited)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1520

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Don Blake; Frank Hobbs; John Quint; Dr. Light [Arthur Light]
Synopsis:
Dr. Light impersonates three speed record holders to lure Flash into a trap to trigger a weapon against the Justice League, but Flash figures out the plot in time to defeat Dr. Light.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Appearance of writer Cary Bates?
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Now There Are 14 Prehistoric Scenes. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Aurora Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Read This Story if You Want to..."Get it All Together"...When You Get Out of the Service (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Cleveland Institute of Electronics, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Woods Edge / Tank Trap (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Helen of Toy Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Just Put an X Next to the Comics You Want! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The New Magazine of Weird Humor! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Julius Schwartz [as JS]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-1556

Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers R. L. Thomas, Ron Legro, and Gerard Boutillier.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Doomsday...Minus Ten Minutes! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil (credited)
Pencils:
Dick Giordano (credited)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1562

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; GH=DRO
Synopsis:
GH=DRO is stranded on Earth and requires emerald energy to power his transporter belt, so he engages Green Lantern to obtain the power.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Gold Crown / Supreme Command (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Helen of Toy Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Enter The Wonderful World of Amazing Live Sea-Monkeys (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Sea-Monkeys / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Super Catalogue (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Passaic Book Center / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Famous Name Prizes or Cash...the Easy Olympic Way! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Power (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Universal Bodybuilding / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Getting a Daisy B*B Gun Is Like Getting a Good Grade. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Daisy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["You've lost the first race, Flash!"]
    Flash
  2. 1. Don't Be Half a Man!
    Charles Atlas
  3. 2. Make Way for the Speed-Demons!
    Flash
  4. 3. Now There Are 14 Prehistoric Scenes.
    Aurora Products Corp.
  5. 4. Read This Story if You Want to..."Get it All Together"...When You Get Out of the Service
    Cleveland Institute of Electronics, Inc.
  6. 5. Woods Edge / Tank Trap
    Helen of Toy Co.
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. Just Put an X Next to the Comics You Want!
    DC Comics
  9. 8. The New Magazine of Weird Humor!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  12. 11. Doomsday...Minus Ten Minutes!
    Green Lantern
  13. 12. Gold Crown / Supreme Command
    Helen of Toy Co.
  14. 13. Enter The Wonderful World of Amazing Live Sea-Monkeys
    Sea-Monkeys
  15. 14. The Super Catalogue
    Passaic Book Center
  16. 15. Famous Name Prizes or Cash...the Easy Olympic Way!
    Olympic Sales Club
  17. 16. Power
    Universal Bodybuilding
  18. 17. Getting a Daisy B*B Gun Is Like Getting a Good Grade.
    Daisy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dave Marchand
  • Peter Croome
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • David Southwood
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ed Boner