The Flash #158
(February 1966)

DC, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., July & Oct.
On-sale date:
1965-12-02
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julie 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.


Battle Against the Breakaway Bandit! (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]
Reprints:

Battle Against the Breakaway Bandit! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Flash / comic story / 13.34 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Story in two parts of 7.67 and 5.67 pages.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
6293

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Can you repair this space ship?
Genre:
humor

The Invisible Handicap! (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

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

Flash Facts / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod has been described...
Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:

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

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The One-Man Justice League! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; the Land-Sea-Air Gang (villains); Professor Ivo (villain); Aquaman (cameo); Ray Palmer (cameo); Hal Jordan (cameo); Carter Hall (cameo)
Synopsis:
Professor Ivo's latest attempt to steal the powers of the Justice League malfunctions when the process transfers the powers and likenesses of the League to Barry Allen, one at a time.
Reprints:

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: 7)

Amazing Speeds / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
In a Major League Baseball game...
Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Battle Against the Breakaway Bandit!
    The Flash
  2. 1. Battle Against the Breakaway Bandit!
    The Flash
  3. 2. ["Can you repair this space ship?"]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  4. 3. The Invisible Handicap!
  5. 4. ["Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod has been described..."]
    Flash Facts
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  7. 6. The One-Man Justice League!
    The Flash
  8. 7. ["In a Major League Baseball game..."]
    Amazing Speeds
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  • Dave Marchand
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  • Larry Hancock
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
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