(March-April 1975)

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Volume:
26
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
100
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; E. Nelson Bridwell (Associate Editor); Bob Rozakis (Assistant Editor)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
S-1900

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Flash [Jay Garrick] (vignette); Johnny Quick (vignette)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, August 2007. Colors and letters credits from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker, July 2010.

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Giordano [as DG]
Inks:
Dick Giordano [as DG]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1249

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

Indexer Notes

Listing of stories in this issue.

Death-Rattle of the 12-Hour Man! (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1877

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Iris West; Stacy Conwell; Charles Conwell (Flashback Cameo); Myrmitons (Alien Race, Villain); Bio-X
Synopsis:
The Myrmitons return to Earth and unleash Bio-X. Flash and Kid Flash team up to stop the threat. Stacy Conwell comes to visit Barry and Iris Allen and it is learned that her father's last wish was for her to stay with the Allens while she is attending college.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Meet Kid Flash (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1251

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]
Synopsis:
Flash tells the reader information about Kid Flash.
Reprints:

The Duel of the Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1186

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Iris West; Chi-Yam (Chief of the planet Spectar); Gi-Dor; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Terga (Kalmaku's girlfriend)
Synopsis:
When Green Lantern exceeds the speed of light he crashes on the extra-dimensional planet of Spectar. The aliens there brainwash him and send him to Earth to capture the Flash.
Reprints:

Amazing Speeds! (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1252

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
The velocity of sound in water, orbital mechanics between Earth and Mars, and the jet stream.

The Images of Doom (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Jay Garrick]; Dr. Maria Flura; Joan Williams; Professor Lexon; The Secret City
Synopsis:
Professor Lexon tries to kill Jay Garrick and Dr. Maria Flura to prevent anyone from discovering his new invention.
Reprints:

Flash Puzzle (Table of Contents)

Flash / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
P-41

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Flash [Jay Garrick]

Indexer Notes

Crosword puzzle.

The 9th Wonder of the World! (Table of Contents)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-1187

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts; Pal the Wonder Dog; Mel Mitchum
Synopsis:
After a fire destroys the entire print run of the hit comic, 8th Wonder, Johnny Quick redraws, inks, letters, engraves the plates, prints the entire comic using a handpress and then paints the colors into every single copy by hand in one night.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writing and inking credits from index of original. Inking formerly credited here to Mort Meskin (as credited here).

Vengeance Via Television! (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 8.6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1185

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; James Lawton (villain); Edgar Barnard
Synopsis:
When James Lawton is released from jail he takes revenge on those who put him in jail by using his new psi-helmet.
Reprints:

[Answers to the Flash-Puzzle] (Table of Contents)

Flash / advertisement / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Barry Allen

Flash-Grams (Table of Contents)

Flash-Grams / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis [as BR]
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
S-1906

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Kurt Fowler, Michael Raship, Scott Gibson, Karla Jarrett, T. E. Pouncey, Janie Allen, Tom Bierbaum and Perry Wilson, with replies from Rozakis.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Flash
  2. 1. [Table of Contents]
    Flash
  3. 2. Death-Rattle of the 12-Hour Man!
    Flash
  4. 3. Meet Kid Flash
    Flash
  5. 4. The Duel of the Super-Heroes!
    Green Lantern
  6. 5. Amazing Speeds!
  7. 6. The Images of Doom
    Flash
  8. 7. Flash Puzzle
    Flash
  9. 8. The 9th Wonder of the World!
    Johnny Quick
  10. 9. Vengeance Via Television!
    Flash
  11. 10. [Answers to the Flash-Puzzle]
    Flash
  12. 11. Flash-Grams
    Flash-Grams
This issue was most recently modified by:
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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