The Flash #110
(December 1959-January 1960)

DC, 1959 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1959-10-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Mystery in Space #56 and copyright registration.

Challenge of the Weather Wizard! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Challenge of the Weather Wizard! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Weather Wizard [Mark Mardon] (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis
The origin of the Weather Wizard.
Reprints

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

Flash Facts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Luminous meteors -- called fireballs -- are sometimes...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 8 of the previous story sequence.

The Atom Servant to Man (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tom Nicolosi
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

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

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Mystery in Space; House of Secrets; Strange Adventures / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Amazing Speeds / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Should a passenger take off from New York City at noon...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Weather Forecast! (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Meet Kid Flash! (Table of Contents: 10)

The Flash / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West] (introduction, Iris' nephew, origin); Iris West
Synopsis
Wally West visits his Aunt Iris and meets the Flash, but during the meeting a freak accident with chemicals in Barry's lab gives Wally super speed, and he becomes Kid Flash. His first adventure centers around some escaped animals from the zoo.
Reprints
Keywords
Central City

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

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Flying Jet / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 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) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Challenge of the Weather Wizard!
    The Flash
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. The Challenge of the Weather Wizard!
    The Flash
  4. 3. ["Luminous meteors -- called fireballs -- are sometimes..."]
    Flash Facts
  5. 4. The Atom Servant to Man
  6. 5. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    Mystery in Space; House of Secrets; Strange Adventures
  7. 6. ["Should a passenger take off from New York City at noon..."]
    Amazing Speeds
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  10. 9. Weather Forecast!
  11. 10. Meet Kid Flash!
    The Flash
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Flying Jet
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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