(May 1961)

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:
1961-03-02
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
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 ad in The Brave and the Bold #35.


Land of Golden Giants! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella; Murphy Anderson ? (see notes)
Colors:
Jack Adler ?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Anderson credit added by Nick Caputo who suspects that Anderson provided cover alterations.

Still 10¢ (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Land of the Golden Giants! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Flash / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Iris West; Dr. Manners; Gail Manners; Grodan (villain); Golden Giants (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First book-length story. Story in three chapters: unnumbered chapter 1 (8 pages), Chapter 2 (7 pages), Chapter 3 (10 pages). Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Here It Is (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["All electromagnetic waves..."] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

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

How's Your Eye-Q? (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 15 of the main story sequence.

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

Flash-Grams / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

On the two pages immediately following the previous sequence.

[Crocodile... Alligator...] (Table of Contents: 7)

What's the Difference Between-- / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 16 of the main story sequence.

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

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

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

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

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Land of Golden Giants!
    The Flash
  2. 1. Still 10¢
  3. 2. Land of the Golden Giants!
    The Flash
  4. 3. Here It Is
    Justice League of America
  5. 4. ["All electromagnetic waves..."]
    Amazing Speeds!
  6. 5. How's Your Eye-Q?
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  8. 7. [Crocodile... Alligator...]
    What's the Difference Between--
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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