(November 1954)

Sterling, 1954 Series
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Volume
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1954
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Editing
Martin Smith (editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
George Klein ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I made it! Now if can only stop this baby before it hits Atom City!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Flash [Keith Spencer]; Iron Mask (picture)
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Indexer Notes

Ink credit originally given to Mike Sekowsky in error (per Tony Isabella, March 30, 2006).

Klein ink credit added per the Who's Who.

The Beginning! (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Flash / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
George Klein ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Flash [Keith Spencer] (introduction, origin); Ricky [Ricky Davis]
Synopsis
After entertaining crippled children at a circus, he then is asked to tell them how he became Captain Flash. As a professor at an atom lab, one day he accidently unsheathed cobalt rays, which gave him incredible powers, and a young boy named Ricky overheard his good fortune, so Keith Spencer decided to take the boy on as a partner.
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Indexer Notes

Ink credit originally given to Mike Sekowsky in error (per Tony Isabella, March 30, 2006).

Klein ink credit added per the Who's Who.

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advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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The Iron Mask (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain Flash / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
George Klein ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Flash [Keith Spencer]; The Iron Mask (villain, introduction); Ricky Davis
Synopsis
The Iron Mask sets up a puzzle for the Avenger to solve to stop an atomic bomb.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ink credit originally given to Mike Sekowsky in error (per Tony Isabella, March 30, 2006).

Klein ink credit added per the Who's Who.

The Claw (Table of Contents: 5)

Tomboy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
Mort Meskin
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
superhero; humor; children
Characters
The Tomboy [Janie Jackson] (introduction); Police Lieutenant Charles Jackson (Janie's father, introduction); Bill Jackson (Janie's brother, introduction); Mrs. Jackson; The Claw (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Tomboy must stop a desperate criminal known as the Claw from crashing an airplane loaded with incendiary bombs into the city to divert attention from his robbery of a museum.
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Indexer Notes

Art credits from Ger Apeldoorn via the GCD Error Tracker.

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The Young Brave (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Little Wolf
Synopsis
Little Wolf has to deal with a vicious tribe while trying to get back to his people.

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Mirror Man (Table of Contents: 10)

Captain Flash / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
George Klein ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Flash [Keith Spencer]; Mirror Man (villain, introduction); Ricky Davis; Pearce; Peggy Davis; Dr. Davis
Synopsis
A creature travels through mirrors and kills scientists.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ink credit originally given to Mike Sekowsky in error (per Tony Isabella, March 30, 2006).

Klein ink credit added per the Who's Who.

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I made it! Now if can only stop this baby before it hits Atom City!"]
    Captain Flash
  2. 1. The Beginning!
    Captain Flash
  3. 2. ["In just 30 days be a powerhouse of muscles!"]
  4. 3. ["Now you can fly a real jet plane!"]
  5. 4. The Iron Mask
    Captain Flash
  6. 5. The Claw
    Tomboy
  7. 6. ["Zebra-snake design"]
  8. 7. ["Look here!"]
  9. 8. The Young Brave
  10. 9. ["Fat men! Skinny men! Young men! Old men! Now you can have a more powerful looking body instantly!"]
  11. 10. The Mirror Man
    Captain Flash
  12. 11. ["You, too, can be tough!"]
  13. 12. ["Look at these 5 wonder bargains"]
  14. 13. ["Watch the smoke curl up the chimney original Kentucky tavern barbecue ash tray"]
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
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