The Flash #156
(November 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
1965-09-02
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 ad in The Brave and the Bold #62 and copyright registration.


The Super-Hero Who Betrayed the World! (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] (on poster); Kid Flash [Wally West]; Iris West
Reprints

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

Punt, Pass & Kick Competition / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Super-Hero Who Betrayed the World! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Klkan (Alien from Gyr); Kid Flash [Wally West]; Iris West; Mrmol (Alien from Gyr)
Synopsis
Aliens from the planet Gyr come to Earth to capture Flash to power their time machine.
Reprints

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, 8.67 pages, and 3.67 pages.

The Hip Way to Learn! (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis
Public service message teaching kids how to study.

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 7 of the main story sequence.

AMT Makes the Party (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

Tyco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

There's Always Something New Brewing at DC! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Jerry Lewis; Metamorpho; Showcase; Teen Titans / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
Typeset

Speed Kings of the Animal Kingdom (Table of Contents: 14)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tom Nicolosi
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; animal
Synopsis
Information about some of the fastest animals in the animal kingdom, the Cheetah, Saluki, Swordfish and Monarch Butterfly.

Indexer Notes

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

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

238 Magic Tricks / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Super-Hero Who Betrayed the World!
    The Flash
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Punt, Pass & Kick Competition
  3. 2. The Super-Hero Who Betrayed the World!
    The Flash
  4. 3. The Hip Way to Learn!
  5. 4. AMT Makes the Party
    AMT
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Justice League of America
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Cheerios; Rocky and Bullwinkle
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  10. 9. ["Hey, characters!"]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Tyco
  12. 11. There's Always Something New Brewing at DC!
    The Adventures of Jerry Lewis; Metamorpho; Showcase; Teen Titans
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  15. 14. Speed Kings of the Animal Kingdom
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    238 Magic Tricks
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    G.I. Joe
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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