(May 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
On-sale date:
1963-03-07
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from an ad in The Brave and the Bold #47.


The Mirror Master's Invincible Bodyguards! (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]; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]
Reprints:

Countdown on Excellence (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Mirror Master's Invincible Bodyguards! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]
Synopsis:
Mirror Master plans some spectacular crimes after he busts out of prison so he can rise up the prison newspaper's "Most Successful Criminal Poll."
Reprints:

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

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

["A waterspout is a tornado-storm..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

Flash Facts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Barry Allen-- You're the Flash! --And I Can Prove It! (Table of Contents: 11)

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; Rod Pagin (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis:
A criminal uses a post-hypnotic suggestion on the Flash, resulting in him almost revealing his secret identity.
Reprints:

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Missile Attack! / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["The faster an object travels..."] (Table of Contents: 14)

Wonders of Speed! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

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

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

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

147 Famous Automobiles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Mirror Master's Invincible Bodyguards!
    The Flash
  2. 1. Countdown on Excellence
  3. 2. The Mirror Master's Invincible Bodyguards!
    The Flash
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Metal Men
  11. 10. ["A waterspout is a tornado-storm..."]
    Flash Facts
  12. 11. Barry Allen-- You're the Flash! --And I Can Prove It!
    The Flash
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack!
  15. 14. ["The faster an object travels..."]
    Wonders of Speed!
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    147 Famous Automobiles
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