The Flash #115
(September 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
1960-07-19
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 Day Flash Weighed 1,000 Pounds! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Day Flash Weighed 1,000 Pounds! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Chieftain Gorilla Solovar; Circus Owner Mr. Petrie; Gorilla Grodd [disguised as William Dawson] (villain); Chimp Robber Band [Jocko; 3 chimps not named] (villain)
Synopsis
Gorilla Grodd, disguised as William Dawson, uses a special gun that causes Flash to gain 1,000 pounds.
Reprints

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

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

Bike Safety = Bike Fun! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

[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 central parts of a glacier travel more rapidly...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Jackrabbit Hop! (Table of Contents: 7)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; animal

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Elongated Man's Secret Weapon! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Aliens Creatures [Barik (villain); Kunar (villain)]
Reprints

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

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

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

Artistic Card Co., Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Day Flash Weighed 1,000 Pounds!
    The Flash
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  3. 2. The Day Flash Weighed 1,000 Pounds!
    The Flash
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual
  5. 4. Bike Safety = Bike Fun!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. ["The central parts of a glacier travel more rapidly..."]
    Amazing Speeds!
  8. 7. Jackrabbit Hop!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  11. 10. The Elongated Man's Secret Weapon!
    The Flash
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Artistic Card Co., Inc.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
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