(February 1963)

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
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
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

The Man Who Mastered Absolute Zero! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Captain Cold [Leonard Snart]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

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

The Man Who Mastered Absolute Zero! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Flash / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Iris West; Dr. Hutson; Captain Cold [Leonard Snart] (villain)
Synopsis:
Exposure to an unknown radiation causes Elongated Man to foil Flash's attempts to capture Captain Cold.
Reprints:

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

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

Health Myths Debunked! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

["The rotational speed of Jupiter is so great..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

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

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

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

The Threat of the Absent-Minded Professor! (Table of Contents: 9)

The Flash / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Professor T. H. West (first appearance); Frank Enwood (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis:
Criminals threaten to kill Barry if Professor West doesn't help them fix their nuclear-ray projector.
Reprints:

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

Showcase; Tommy Tomorrow / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Our Army at War; Sgt. Rock / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

104 Kings' Knights / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Mastered Absolute Zero!
    The Flash
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Comicpac
  3. 2. The Man Who Mastered Absolute Zero!
    The Flash
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  5. 4. Health Myths Debunked!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual; Giant Batman Annual
  7. 6. ["For the very best..."]
    Justice League of America; The Atom
  8. 7. ["The rotational speed of Jupiter is so great..."]
    Amazing Speeds!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  10. 9. The Threat of the Absent-Minded Professor!
    The Flash
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; Tommy Tomorrow
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Our Army at War; Sgt. Rock
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
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  • Lou Mazzella
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
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