(May-June 1980)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.95 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1980-02-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Barcode
0709893345206
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Len Wein (editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
5" x 6.75" (12.7 cm x 17.1cm)
Paper Stock
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #177.


The Flash and His Friends! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru [as Andru] (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano [as Giordano] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Elongated Man

Flash and His Friends (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Doomward Flight of the Flashes (Table of Contents: 2)

The Flash / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (Original Editor)

Job Number
J-6628
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Joan Garrick; Iris Allen; The Domino Gang; Golden Man
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Find the Flash's Foes (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis (signed)
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Word puzzle featuring the names of Flash villains. Solution is on the bottom half of the last page of "Robberies by Magic!"

Space-Boomerang Trap! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Flash / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (Original Editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Sue Dibny; Captain Boomerang [Digger Harkness]
Reprints

Robberies by Magic! (Table of Contents: 5)

The Flash / comic story / 9.5 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (Original Editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Abra Kadabra
Reprints

Kid Flash Meets the Elongated Man! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (Original Editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Flash [Wally West]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Flash [Barry Allen] (cameo); Weather Wizard [Mark Mardon]
Synopsis
Kid Flash teams up with the Elongated Man to capture the Weather Wizard.
Reprints

The One-Man Justice League! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (Original Editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen] (also as Green Lantern; as Hawkman; as Atom; as Aquaman); Professor Ivo (villain) (also as Atom); Aquaman (cameo); Hal Jordan (cameo); Ray Palmer (cameo); Carter Hall (cameo)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Captives of the Cosmic Ray! (Table of Contents: 8)

The Flash / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (Original Editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; The Myrmitons
Reprints

The Super-Speedsters (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell [as ENB] (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]
Synopsis
Article on characters with super speed.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. One illustration, which comes from the border of the back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

The Flash / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Presenting a fantastic fistful of the Flash's most classic team-ups!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Previews of the stories in the issue. Border is comprised of many small drawings of the Flash in flip book-style action.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Flash and His Friends!
    The Flash
  2. 1. Flash and His Friends
  3. 2. Doomward Flight of the Flashes
    The Flash
  4. 3. Find the Flash's Foes
  5. 4. Space-Boomerang Trap!
    The Flash
  6. 5. Robberies by Magic!
    The Flash
  7. 6. Kid Flash Meets the Elongated Man!
    Kid Flash
  8. 7. The One-Man Justice League!
    The Flash
  9. 8. Captives of the Cosmic Ray!
    The Flash
  10. 9. The Super-Speedsters
  11. 10. ["Presenting a fantastic fistful of the Flash's most classic team-ups!"]
    The Flash
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