The Flash #121
(June 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
1961-04-18
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 Trickster Strikes Back! (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]; The Trickster [James Jesse]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Test Your Talent (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Trickster Strikes Back! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; The Trickster [James Jesse] (villain)
Synopsis
Flash versus the Trickster.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Parents Have Rights, Too! (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
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 7 of the previous story sequence.

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

The Brave and the Bold; Hawkman; Showcase; Aquaman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Amazing Speeds / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
About 3,000,000,000,000,000,000 electrons...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Secret of the Stolen Blueprint! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Pete Forester; Doris Hunt; "Beefy" Lawson; foreign agents (villains)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Justice League of America; Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Flash Facts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod has been described...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

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

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Trickster Strikes Back!
    The Flash
  2. 1. Test Your Talent
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Trickster Strikes Back!
    The Flash
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  5. 4. Parents Have Rights, Too!
  6. 5. ["For the very best..."]
    The Brave and the Bold; Hawkman; Showcase; Aquaman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  8. 7. ["About 3,000,000,000,000,000,000 electrons..."]
    Amazing Speeds
  9. 8. Secret of the Stolen Blueprint!
    The Flash
  10. 9. ["For the very best..."]
    Justice League of America; Green Lantern
  11. 10. ["Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod has been described..."]
    Flash Facts
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
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