The Flash #120
(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 and copyright registration.


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 (villains)
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)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All electromagnetic waves...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

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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