The Flash #105
(February-March 1959)

DC, 1959 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1958-12-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Julie 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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from house ad appearing in Sgt. Bilko's Pvt. Doberman (DC, 1958 series) #5 and copyright registration.


Master of Mirrors! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp (and logo design)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; The Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics. Logo design credit from Todd Klein via his Facebook page, used with permission.

The Magic Card! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Jack Schiff

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Conqueror from 8 Million B.C.! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Flash / comic story / 11.33 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen] (origin recap); Iris West; Katmos (villain); John Haines
Synopsis
John Haines frees Katmos from his suspended animation and he begins his plans to take over the world.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

House of Secrets; Strange Adventures / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Amazing Speeds / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One of the newest army devices is the 'Buck Rogers,' a personal rocket belt...
Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Science fact on army "Buck Rogers" personal rocket belt, Electrons, and blink of an eye.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following the previous sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Flash Facts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The motorist who speeds up to reach a filling station...
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 9 of the previous story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Birds in Flight (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils
Raymond Perry ?
Inks
Raymond Perry ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Keywords
birds

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

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

Solar System Speeds! / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Every 9 hours, 55 minutes Jupiter rotates...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

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

Nature Wonderland / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After a heavy shower, an earthworm's tunnel is flooded...
Genre
non-fiction; nature
Reprints

The Master of Mirrors! (Table of Contents: 12)

The Flash / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]
Synopsis
Introducing the Mirror Master.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Master of Mirrors!
    The Flash
  2. 1. The Magic Card!
  3. 2. Conqueror from 8 Million B.C.!
    The Flash
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["To the boys and girls of America..."]
    House of Secrets; Strange Adventures
  6. 5. ["One of the newest army devices is the 'Buck Rogers,' a personal rocket belt..."]
    Amazing Speeds
  7. 6. ["The motorist who speeds up to reach a filling station..."]
    Flash Facts
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  9. 8. Birds in Flight
  10. 9. ["Can an invulnerable gorilla..."]
    Superman
  11. 10. ["Every 9 hours, 55 minutes Jupiter rotates..."]
    Solar System Speeds!
  12. 11. ["After a heavy shower, an earthworm's tunnel is flooded..."]
    Nature Wonderland
  13. 12. The Master of Mirrors!
    The Flash
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
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