The Flash #131
(September 1962)

DC, 1959 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly with the exception of January, April, July and October
On-sale Date
1962-07-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Captives of the Cosmic Ray! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Jack Adler ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Reprints

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

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

Captives of the Cosmic Ray! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Flash / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Carol Ferris; Iris West; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Terga Kalmaku; The Myrmitons (villains)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

team up with Green Lantern, also in 143, 168, 191, 222, 225

Story across 25 pages in three chapters: unnumbered chapter 1 (4.67 pages), Chapter 2 (8.67 pages), Chapter 3 (10.67 pages).

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Giant Superman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Star Names! / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One of the stars of the Hydra constellation...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 14 of the main story sequence.

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

Littleton Coin Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Douglas Marden, Frank Lipniski, Judith Player, Michael T. Rey, Donald McGregor (future comics writer), and Michael Giannone.

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

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Giant Batman Annual; Giant Lois Lane Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Chet Atkins Method / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captives of the Cosmic Ray!
    The Flash
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Captives of the Cosmic Ray!
    The Flash
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  9. 8. ["One of the stars of the Hydra constellation..."]
    Star Names!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Coin Co.
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual; Giant Lois Lane Annual
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Chet Atkins Method
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
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