The Flash #232
(March-April 1975)

DC, 1959 Series
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Volume
26
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
On-sale Date
1974-12-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor); Bob Rozakis (assistant editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #113.

Death-Rattle of the 12-Hour Man!; The Duel of the Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-1900
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Flash [Jay Garrick] (vignette); Johnny Quick (vignette)
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Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Colors and letters credits from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker.

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Giordano (signed as dg)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed as dg)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-1249
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]
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Death-Rattle of the 12-Hour Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Flash / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1877
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Iris Allen; Stacy Conwell; Charles Conwell (Flashback Cameo); Myrmitons (Alien Race, Villain); Bio-X
Synopsis
The Myrmitons return to Earth and unleash Bio-X. Flash and Kid Flash team up to stop the threat. Stacy Conwell comes to visit Barry and Iris Allen and it is learned that her father's last wish was for her to stay with the Allens while she is attending college.
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Indexer Notes

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

Meet Kid Flash (Table of Contents: 3)

Kid Flash / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-1251
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]
Synopsis
Flash tells the reader information about Kid Flash.
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The Duel of the Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents: 4)

Green Lantern / comic story / 25.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-1186
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Iris West; Chi-Yam (Chief of the planet Spectar); Gi-Dor; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Terga (Kalmaku's girlfriend)
Synopsis
When Green Lantern exceeds the speed of light he crashes on the extra-dimensional planet of Spectar. The aliens there brainwash him and send him to Earth to capture the Flash.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Amazing Speeds! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-1252
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The velocity of sound in water...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Synopsis
The velocity of sound in water, orbital mechanics between Earth and Mars, and the jet stream.
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The Images of Doom (Table of Contents: 6)

The Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Jay Garrick]; Dr. Maria Flura; Joan Williams; Professor Lexon; The Secret City
Synopsis
Professor Lexon tries to kill Jay Garrick and Dr. Maria Flura to prevent anyone from discovering his new invention.
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Flash Puzzle (Table of Contents: 7)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
P-41
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Flash [Jay Garrick]

Indexer Notes

Crosword puzzle.

The 9th Wonder of the World! (Table of Contents: 8)

Johnny Quick / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-1187
Genre
superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Tubby Watts; Pal the Wonder Dog; Mel Mitchum
Synopsis
After a fire destroys the entire print run of the hit comic, 8th Wonder, Johnny Quick redraws, inks, letters, engraves the plates, prints the entire comic using a handpress and then paints the colors into every single copy by hand in one night.
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Indexer Notes

Writing and inking credits from index of original. Inking formerly credited here to Mort Meskin (as credited in the issue).

Vengeance Via Television! (Table of Contents: 9)

The Flash / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-1185
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; James Lawton (villain); Edgar Barnard
Synopsis
When James Lawton is released from jail he takes revenge on those who put him in jail by using his new psi-helmet.
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[Answers to the Flash-Puzzle] (Table of Contents: 10)

activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Barry Allen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Flash-Grams / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis (signed as BR)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-1906

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Kurt Fowler, Michael Raship, Scott Gibson, Karla Jarrett, T. E. Pouncey, Janie Allen, Tom Bierbaum and Perry Wilson, with replies from Rozakis.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Death-Rattle of the 12-Hour Man!; The Duel of the Super-Heroes!
    The Flash
  2. 1. [Table of Contents]
  3. 2. Death-Rattle of the 12-Hour Man!
    The Flash
  4. 3. Meet Kid Flash
    Kid Flash
  5. 4. The Duel of the Super-Heroes!
    Green Lantern
  6. 5. ["The velocity of sound in water..."]
    Amazing Speeds!
  7. 6. The Images of Doom
    The Flash
  8. 7. Flash Puzzle
  9. 8. The 9th Wonder of the World!
    Johnny Quick
  10. 9. Vengeance Via Television!
    The Flash
  11. 10. [Answers to the Flash-Puzzle]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
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