([May] 2000)

DC, 1996 Series
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Volume
2
Price
49.99 USD; 76.00 CAD
Pages
232
On-sale Date
2000-03-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC Archive Editions
ISBN
1-56389-606-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
761941205052 00211
Editing
Dale Crain (collected edition); Michael Wright (assistant editor - collected edition); Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Issue Notes

When police scientist Barry Allen was struck by lighting while working with chemicals in his lab, he suddenly became the fastest man alive. Reprinting the amazing adventures of the Scarlet Speedster, THE FLASH ARCHIVES VOL. 2 is a wonderful history of the Sultan of Speed. Featuring the first appearance and origin of Kid Flash and the Elongated Man, this gorgeous edition includes some of the Flash's most classic battles against the Mirror Master, the Weather Wizard, the Trickster, Captain Cold, and Gorilla Grodd. Series design by Alex Jay / Studio J. Publication design by Louis Prandi. Black and white reconstruction on some interior pages by Rick Keene. Color reconstruction by Digital Chameleon.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Carmine Infantino
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]

Foreword (Table of Contents: 2)

Flash / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Introduction by Bob Rozakis

[Cover - The Flash #109] (Table of Contents: 3)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Mirror Master
Reprints

Return of the Mirror Master! (Table of Contents: 4)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder](villain)
Reprints

Secret of the Sunken Satellite! (Table of Contents: 5)

Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Fred Jensen; Saremites (The Pale People); Maugites (villains)
Synopsis
Flash encounters undersea world of the Pale People.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Pale People are later encountered in Justice League of America #90.

[Cover - The Flash #110] (Table of Contents: 6)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints

Challenge of the Weather Wizard! (Table of Contents: 7)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Weather Wizard [Mark Mardon](first appearance; villain)
Synopsis
The origin of the Weather Wizard.
Reprints

Meet Kid Flash! (Table of Contents: 8)

Flash; Kid Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West] (first appearance; origin); Iris West
Synopsis
Wally West visits his aunt Iris and meets the Flash. During the meeting a freak accident gives Wally super speed and he becomes the Kid Flash.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The origin of Kid Flash.

[Cover - The Flash #111] (Table of Contents: 9)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Cloud Creatures
Reprints

The Invasion of the Cloud Creatures! (Table of Contents: 10)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Dr. Wiley Summers; Cloud Creatures (villains)
Synopsis
Dr. Wiley Summers discovers Cloud Creatures who want to take over the Earth.
Reprints

The Challenge of the Crimson Crows! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Flash [Wally West]; Flash [Barry Allen]; The Crimson Crows (villains)
Synopsis
In Kid Flash's first solo adventure, he must stop a gang of kids before they get into trouble.
Reprints

[Cover - The Flash #112] (Table of Contents: 12)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Elongated Man
Reprints

The Mystery of the Elongated Man! (Table of Contents: 13)

Flash; Elongated Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny] (first appearance; origin); Iris West; Perry Veto (villain)
Synopsis
Elongated Man comes to Central City and Flash suspects him of commiting a string of robberies.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Origin and introduction of Elongated Man.

Danger on Wheels! (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Flash [Wally West]; Miss Grant; Ralph Parker; The Big Ace Company (villains)
Reprints

[Cover - The Flash #113] (Table of Contents: 15)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Trickster
Reprints

Danger in the Air! (Table of Contents: 16)

Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Trickster [James Jesse] (first appearance; origin; villain)
Synopsis
The first appearance and origin of the Trickster.
Reprints

The Man Who Claimed the Earth! (Table of Contents: 17)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Dr. Wiley Summers; Zus; Boryas; Po-Siden (villain)
Reprints

[Cover - The Flash #114] (Table of Contents: 18)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Captain Cold
Reprints

The Big Freeze! (Table of Contents: 19)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Captain Cold [Leonard Snart](villain)
Synopsis
Flash versus Captain Cold
Reprints

King of the Beatniks! (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Flash [Wally West]; Mr. Mason; Miss Grant; Jimmy King; Beatnik Gang (villains)
Reprints

[Cover - The Flash #115] (Table of Contents: 21)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints

The Day Flash Weighed 1,000 Pounds! (Table of Contents: 22)

Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Mr. Petrie; Gorilla Grodd [disguised as William Dawson](villain)
Synopsis
Gorilla Grodd, disguised as William Dawson, uses a special gun that causes Flash to gain 1,000 pounds.
Reprints

The Elongated Man's Secret Weapon! (Table of Contents: 23)

Flash; Elongated Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Barik (villain); Kunar (villain)
Reprints

[Cover - The Flash #116] (Table of Contents: 24)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints

The Man Who Stole Central City! (Table of Contents: 25)

Flash / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Pgrie; Elider; Modrie (villain)
Reprints

The Race to Thunder Hill! (Table of Contents: 26)

Kid Flash / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Flash [Wally West]; Jimmy King; Kitty Clark; Bob West; Mike (villain); Boomer (villain)
Reprints

Biographies (Table of Contents: 27)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Biographies for Murphy Anderson, John Broome, Joe Giella, Carmine Infantino and Julius Schwartz.

[Backcover] (Table of Contents: 28)

Flash / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Mirror Master; Elongated Man; Captain Cold
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprints covers from THE FLASH (DC, 1959 series) #109, 112, 114 & 115. On back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Flash
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Foreword
    Flash
  4. 3. [Cover - The Flash #109]
    Flash
  5. 4. Return of the Mirror Master!
    Flash
  6. 5. Secret of the Sunken Satellite!
    Flash
  7. 6. [Cover - The Flash #110]
    Flash
  8. 7. Challenge of the Weather Wizard!
    Flash
  9. 8. Meet Kid Flash!
    Flash; Kid Flash
  10. 9. [Cover - The Flash #111]
    Flash
  11. 10. The Invasion of the Cloud Creatures!
    Flash
  12. 11. The Challenge of the Crimson Crows!
    Kid Flash
  13. 12. [Cover - The Flash #112]
    Flash
  14. 13. The Mystery of the Elongated Man!
    Flash; Elongated Man
  15. 14. Danger on Wheels!
    Kid Flash
  16. 15. [Cover - The Flash #113]
    Flash
  17. 16. Danger in the Air!
    Flash
  18. 17. The Man Who Claimed the Earth!
    Flash
  19. 18. [Cover - The Flash #114]
    Flash
  20. 19. The Big Freeze!
    Flash
  21. 20. King of the Beatniks!
    Kid Flash
  22. 21. [Cover - The Flash #115]
    Flash
  23. 22. The Day Flash Weighed 1,000 Pounds!
    Flash
  24. 23. The Elongated Man's Secret Weapon!
    Flash; Elongated Man
  25. 24. [Cover - The Flash #116]
    Flash
  26. 25. The Man Who Stole Central City!
    Flash
  27. 26. The Race to Thunder Hill!
    Kid Flash
  28. 27. Biographies
  29. 28. [Backcover]
    Flash
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