(September 2000)

DC, 2000 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
3.95 USD; 6.25 CAD
Pages
68
On-sale date
2000-07-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC Comics Millennium Editions
Barcode
761941225975 00111
Editing
M.C. Gaines (original managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (original assistant editor); Adam Philips (collected edition editor); Nick J. Napolitano (collected edition associate editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Johnny Thunder; The Whip; Cliff Cornwall
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits in this issue say "Harry Lampert" for artist for this cover, but the corrections page in the Millennium Edition: Superboy #1 (2001 series), which was the last Millennium Edition, credits Sheldon Moldoff for this cover, as does both Golden Age Flash Archives vol. 1 and Golden Age Hawkman Archives vol. 1.

Flash Comics #1 Introducing the Fastest Man Alive and the Winged Wonder (Table of Contents: 1)

Remembering the Millennium / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Greenberger
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

An overview of the context of this issue and the characters, stories, and credits. Appears on inside of front and inside of back covers.

[Origin of the Flash] (Table of Contents: 2)

Flash / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Harry Lampert
Inks
Harry Lampert
Colors
?
Letters
Harry Lampert (masthead)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Jay Garrick, intro, origin]; Joan Williams [intro]; Major Williams; Sieur Satan; Serge Orloff; Duriel; the Faultless Four; Professor Hughes
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story was originally untitled. First line is 'But before he became known and feared as "the fastest thing on Earth", Jay Garrick was an unknown student at Midwestern University...'.

[The Disappearing Plane] (Table of Contents: 3)

Cliff Cornwall / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story was originally untitled. First line is "A fleet of U.S. bombers wing their way toward Alaska..." Writer credit by Craig Delich. The credits in this reprint incorrectly credit Sheldon Moldoff as the writer.

[The Origin of Hawkman] (Table of Contents: 4)

Hawkman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Dennis Neville
Inks
Dennis Neville
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Carter Hall, intro, origin]; Shiera Sanders [intro, later Hawkgirl]; Hath-Set [intro]; Kolar; Doctor Hastor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story was not originally titled. The title here was given in Golden Age Hawkman Archives vol. 1 where this story was reprinted. First line is "In the weapon-lined library of Carter Hall, wealthy collector of weapons and research scientist -".

[The Kidnapping of Johnny Thunder] (Table of Contents: 5)

Johnny Thunderbolt / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
John Wentworth
Pencils
Stan Asch
Inks
Stan Asch
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Johnny Thunder (intro, origin); Thunderbolt (intro); Simon B. Thunder; Mildred Thunder
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story was originally untitled. First line is "One night in August, 1918, Simon came home from the bank and found a crowd around his house...".

Warfare In Space (Part One) (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer [spot illos]
Inks
Sheldon Mayer [spot illos]
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Billy Morton; Keith Morton; Port Commander Worth; Ralph "The Ruthless" Farnham
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continued in Flash Comics (1940 Series) #2.

The Demon Dummy: Part 1 (Table of Contents: 7)

Picture Novel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Wheelan
Pencils
Ed Wheelan
Inks
Ed Wheelan
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Wheelan

Genre
crime
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continued in Flash Comics (1940 Series) #2

[Origin of the Whip] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Whip / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
John B. Wentworth
Pencils
George Storm
Inks
George Storm
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Whip [Don Fernando Suarez]; The Whip [Rod Gaynor]; Marisa Dillon; Carlos; King [The Whip's horse]
Synopsis
The Whip, affecting a Spanish accent, is aided by girl friend Marisa Dillon, and Carlos, not to mention his horse King.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story was originally untitled. First line is "He was known as Don Fernando Suarez, a patrician descended from the Grandees of Spain...". The Whip is Eastern playboy Rod Gaynor. The strip is set in the southwest.

[House Advertisement] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

[Ad] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Flash
  2. 1. Flash Comics #1 Introducing the Fastest Man Alive and the Winged Wonder
    Remembering the Millennium
  3. 2. [Origin of the Flash]
    Flash
  4. 3. [The Disappearing Plane]
    Cliff Cornwall
  5. 4. [The Origin of Hawkman]
    Hawkman
  6. 5. [The Kidnapping of Johnny Thunder]
    Johnny Thunderbolt
  7. 6. Warfare In Space (Part One)
  8. 7. The Demon Dummy: Part 1
    Picture Novel
  9. 8. [Origin of the Whip]
    The Whip
  10. 9. [House Advertisement]
  11. 10. [Ad]
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