The Flash #114
(August 1960)

DC, 1959 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of January, April, July and October
On-sale Date
1960-06-07
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 copyright registration.

The Big Freeze! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Captain Cold [Leonard Snart]
Reprints

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

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Big Freeze! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Reporter Monte Throop (mentioned); Parole Board; Captain Cold [Leonard Snart] (villain)
Synopsis
Captain Cold breaks out of jail and proposes to Iris West, after turning everyone in the city into frozen statues.
Reprints

Fleet-Footed Pronghorn (Table of Contents: 3)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; animal
Synopsis
Facts about an antelope.

Indexer Notes

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

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

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

Superman Says... "Lend a Friendly Hand!" (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superman
Synopsis
Superman advises two boys to welcome war refugees like Sandor. Commemorates the United Nations World Refugee Year.

Indexer Notes

Credits from other GCD indexes of same Public Service Announcement.

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

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

Amazing Speeds! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The human nervous system carries messages...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis
Facts about the human nervous system, Neptune, baseball and reaction times.
Reprints

Presenting the Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told! (Table of Contents: 7)

Giant Superman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Ad for Giant Superman Annual, on sale June 23rd.

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

Flash-Grams / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Letters from Claire Hergen, Paul Hays, Ronnie Zodda, Mitchell Weisberg, Fred Blosser and Alan Holzman.

King of the Beatniks! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks
Joe Giella (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Flash [Wally West]; Principal Mr. Mason; Teacher Miss Linda Grant; Student James King; Beatnik Gang [Cousin Paul King; Big Daddy] (villains)
Synopsis
Jimmy King, one of Wally's classmates, runs away after being accused of cheating. He meets up with his cousin, who is one of the members of the Beatnik Gang, and it's up to Kid Flash to rescue him and stop the Gang.
Reprints

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Midwest Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Big Freeze!
    The Flash
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
  3. 2. The Big Freeze!
    The Flash
  4. 3. Fleet-Footed Pronghorn
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  6. 5. Superman Says... "Lend a Friendly Hand!"
    Superman
  7. 6. ["The human nervous system carries messages..."]
    Amazing Speeds!
  8. 7. Presenting the Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told!
    Giant Superman Annual
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  10. 9. King of the Beatniks!
    Kid Flash
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Midwest Card Company
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