The Flash #221
(April-May 1973)

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Volume
24
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1973-02-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
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 Comic Reader #93.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-1451
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Time-Schedule for Disaster! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Flash / comic story / 13.67 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates; John Warner [as J. David Warner]
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1415
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris Allen; Fred (Policeman); Cipher (Bank Robber); Maxie (Bank Robber); Kid Flash [Wally West] (cameo); Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny] (cameo); Sue Dibny (Cameo); Mr. Element [Albert Desmond] (cameo); Rita Desmond (Cameo); Dexter Myles (Cameo); Dr. Henry Allen (Barry's father, Cameo); Nora Allen (Barry's mother, Cameo); Professor West (Iris' father, Cameo)
Synopsis
Barry attempts to be on time for every appointment of his day, only to find that had he been late things would have worked out better.
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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 / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
S-1459

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Death-Threat on Titan! (Table of Contents: 4)

Green Lantern / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1439
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Guardian
Synopsis
Green Lantern travels to Titan to unravel the mystery of an alien found dead in the desert.
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Indexer Notes

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Flash
  2. 1. Time-Schedule for Disaster!
    The Flash
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. Death-Threat on Titan!
    Green Lantern
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