The Flash #222
(July-August 1973)

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Volume
24
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1973-04-24
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 copyright registration. On-sale date of April 26 in Comic Reader #95 a typo.


[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-1502
First Line of Dialogue or Text
C'mon readers! I need your help!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cardy pencils and inks per Nick Caputo and as per our original indexer. Julius Schwartz's editorial records provided by DC Comics erroneously credited Dick Giordano with pencils and inks.

The Heart That Attacked the World! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Flash / comic story / 22.5 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Frank McLaughlin; Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-1488
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sinestro; Weather Wizard [Mark Mardon]; Paul Gambi; Guardians of Oa; Iris Allen
Synopsis
Weather Wizard and Sinestro team up against Flash and Green Lantern.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Green Lantern also teams up with the Flash in full-length stories in The Flash #225 and 235.

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

Flash-Grams / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
S-1514
Synopsis
Letters from Mark Lucke, James T. McCoy Jr. and Jim Balko. No responses from the editors.

Indexer Notes

Bottom third of page is ad for The House of Secrets #109 with an on sale date of April 24th.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["C'mon readers! I need your help!"]
    The Flash
  2. 1. The Heart That Attacked the World!
    The Flash
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Peter Croome
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