(May-June 1958)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Julie Schwartz (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

4th Flash


Giants of the Time-World! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Frank Giacoia ?; Joe Giella ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Giants of the Time-World! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West
Synopsis:
Iris is kidnapped by a UFO and Flash follows her into the fourth dimension where he stops an attack on the Earth.
Reprints:
Keywords:
fourth dimension; hourglass; sound barrier; time barrier; UFO

Wonders of Speed! (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The New Adventures of Charlie Chan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Although an owl's eyes are set immovably in their sockets..."] (Table of Contents: 5)

Flash Facts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Naydel
Pencils:
Martin Naydel
Inks:
Martin Naydel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Naydel

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

["All birds' eggs are oval-shaped..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That-- / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

The Man Who Changed the Earth! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Dr. Alchemy [Albert Desmond] (villain, origin, formerly Mr. Element); Ben Sniper
Synopsis:
Mr. Element breaks out of prison and locates the Philosophers Stone, which allows him to transform any element into another.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Philosophers Stone

Our Remarkable Bodies! (Table of Contents: 8)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; medical

Buzzy Scoffs at "That Deep, Dark Secret!" (Table of Contents: 9)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Giants of the Time-World!
    The Flash
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. Giants of the Time-World!
    The Flash
  4. 3. Wonders of Speed!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The New Adventures of Charlie Chan
  6. 5. ["Although an owl's eyes are set immovably in their sockets..."]
    Flash Facts
  7. 6. ["All birds' eggs are oval-shaped..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  8. 7. The Man Who Changed the Earth!
    The Flash
  9. 8. Our Remarkable Bodies!
  10. 9. Buzzy Scoffs at "That Deep, Dark Secret!"
    Buzzy
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
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