The Flash #172
(August 1967)

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
1967-06-06
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Grodd Puts the Squeeze on Flash! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Gorilla Grodd
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Grodd Puts the Squeeze on Flash! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Flash / comic story / 12.5 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome (credited)
Pencils
Carmine Infantino (credited)
Inks
Sid Greene (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris Allen; Dr. Torrence (Physicist); Solovar; Gorilla Grodd (villain)
Synopsis
Gorilla Grodd speeds up the citizens of Central City and uses them to force Flash to free him from his prison in Gorilla City.
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: 2)

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

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Frank Klein, Horace LaBadle, Jr., Dave Truesdale, and Lesley Scott.

The Machine-Made Robbery! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Flash / comic story / 9.5 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome (credited)
Pencils
Carmine Infantino (credited)
Inks
Sid Greene (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Professor Ira West; Phil (Central City lab technician)
Synopsis
Three criminals use Professor West's new computer to plan the perfect crime.
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: 4) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Grodd Puts the Squeeze on Flash!
    The Flash
  2. 1. Grodd Puts the Squeeze on Flash!
    The Flash
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  4. 3. The Machine-Made Robbery!
    The Flash
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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