(December 1947-January 1948)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Sheldon Mayer; Julius Schwartz (assistant editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Introducing "The Fiddler" (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Moe Worthman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; the Fiddler [Isaac Bowin]

Indexer Notes

Cover taken from splash of the third Flash story, inker credit by Craig Delich.

The Amazing Star Sapphire! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Moe Worthman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Dr. Maria Flura; Star Sapphire (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
The Flash and Dr. Flura are seeming found dead in the streets, but later are discovered to be in a state of suspended animation. Suddenly, Star Sapphire appears to challenge the Flash (in a dream state) to a battle royale, with the preservation of the Earth as the stakes. Unfortunately for the Fastest Man Alive, he has only two minutes to beat her before he dies!
Reprints:
Keywords:
The Daily Bugle

Indexer Notes

The deaths of the Flash and Dr. Flura are announced in The Daily Bugle.

Crime, Incorporated (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John Broome ?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; The Thinker [Clifford Devoe] (villain)
Synopsis:
Flash's arch-foe, the Thinker, escapes from prison and forms a new crime syndicate, whose success depends on the pooling of the right talent in perfect harmony with each other. When the Scarlet Speedster attempts to infiltrate the organization, he unwittingly reveals his identity, a near fatal mistake!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

An Apple a Day -- (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Lee Grant (signed)
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ton o' Fun / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lampert
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
humor

Duet of Danger (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Moe Worthman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
AF33C

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; The Fiddler [Isaac Bowin] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
A new villain named the Fiddler discovers a novel way of stopping the Fastest Man Alive: with the sounds emanating from his fiendish violin!
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Introducing "The Fiddler"
    The Flash
  2. 1. The Amazing Star Sapphire!
    The Flash
  3. 2. Crime, Incorporated
    The Flash
  4. 3. An Apple a Day --
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Ton o' Fun
  6. 5. Duet of Danger
    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