The Flash #155
(September 1965)

DC, 1959 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
On-sale date
1965-07-15
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 copyright registration.


The Gauntlet of Super-Villains (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Captain Cold; Mirror Master; Pied Piper; The Top; Captain Boomerang; Heat Wave
Reprints

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

40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Gauntlet of Super-Villains! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Flash / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Gorilla Grodd; The Top [Roscoe Dillon]; Captain Boomerang [George "Digger" Harkness]; Heat Wave [Mick Rory]; Pied Piper; Captain Cold [Len Snart]; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]; Flash [Barry Allen]; J. M. Leach (tailor); Solovar; Pola
Synopsis
Gorilla Grodd uses his powers to switch bodies with a gorilla in the Central City zoo and from there he uses Flash's greatest foes to battle Flash until he can take control of Barry Allen's mind.
Reprints
Keywords
Gorilla city

Indexer Notes

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

Story across 24 pages in three parts of 10.67 pages, 5.67 pages, and 6.67 pages.

Nature's Bill of Rights (Table of Contents: 3)

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 7 of the main story sequence.

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

G.I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Little Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
G'night, folks. I'm going to bed...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

On the page between page 11 and page 12 of the main story sequence.

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

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

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

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

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

Cheerios; Rocky and Bullwinkle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

80 Page Giant Magazine; Lois Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Kat Gets Cooled! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Showcase; Enemy Ace / photo story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 20 of the main story sequence.

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

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

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[Exercise... Drill... Practice...] (Table of Contents: 16)

What's the Difference Between-- / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

10 Issues of Flash for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Go Full-Throttle with Wen-Mac (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Wen-Mac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Gauntlet of Super-Villains
    The Flash
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias
  3. 2. The Gauntlet of Super-Villains!
    The Flash
  4. 3. Nature's Bill of Rights
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    G.I. Joe
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  7. 6. ["G'night, folks. I'm going to bed..."]
    Little Pete
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Cheerios; Rocky and Bullwinkle
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; Lois Lane
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  13. 12. The Kat Gets Cooled!
    AMT
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; Enemy Ace
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  17. 16. [Exercise... Drill... Practice...]
    What's the Difference Between--
  18. 17. 10 Issues of Flash for Only $1.00
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  20. 19. Go Full-Throttle with Wen-Mac
    Wen-Mac
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