([December] 2001)

DC, 2001 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
6.95 USD; 11.50 CAD
Pages
84
On-sale Date
2001-10-03
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Barcode
761941226897 00111
Editing
Dale Crain (replica editor); Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint interior; Glossy cardstock cover
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Replica of Flash Annual (DC, 1963 series) #1. Robert Kanigher credited as the original editor in error.

Famous Flash Firsts (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Kubert (on main figure)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Katmos; Mr. Element [Albert Desmond]; Gorilla Grodd; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Star Sapphire
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Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Conqueror from 8 Million B.C.! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Flash / comic story / 11.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen] (origin recap); Iris West; Katmos (villain); John Haines
Synopsis
John Haines frees Katmos from his suspended animation and he begins his plans to take over the world.
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Master of the Elements! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Mr. Element [Albert Desmond] (first appearance, origin, villain, later called Dr. Alchemy); Argon (villain); Radon (villain); Krypton (villain); Xenon (villain)
Synopsis
Mr. Element and his henchmen shoot Flash into space in an attempt to get rid of him.
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The Mystery of the Elongated Man! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

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.
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How I Draw the Flash (Table of Contents: 5)

The Flash / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Carmine Infantino
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Carmine Infantino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]
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The Amazing Star Sapphire! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Moe Worthman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Dr. Maria Flura; Star Sapphire (1st appearance, villain)
Synopsis
The Flash and Dr. Flura are seeming found dead in the streets, but later are discovered to be in a state of suspended animation. Suddenly, Star Sapphire appears to challenge the Flash [in a dream state] to a battle royale, with the preservation of the Earth as the stakes. Unfortunately for the Fastest Man Alive, he has only two minutes to beat her before he dies!
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Menace of the Super-Gorilla! (Table of Contents: 7)

The Flash / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Gorilla Grodd (first appearance, origin, villain); Fred Pearson; Solovar; Gorilla City
Synopsis
Grodd travels to Central City to steal Solovar's mind control power.
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Famous Flash-Cover Firsts! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff; E. E. Hibbard; Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff; E. E. Hibbard; Joe Kubert; Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Hawkman [Carter Hall] (inset); Johnny Thunder (inset); The Whip (inset); Cliff Cornwall (inset); The Flash [Barry Allen]; The Mirror Master
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Meet Kid Flash! (Table of Contents: 9)

The Flash / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

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

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

A Complete Index of All The Flash Stories Published to Date (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Index to Flash issues of Showcase and Flash #105-140. Contains story titles and art credits for each issue.

Inside back cover.

Best Wishes from Barry Allen (The Flash) (Table of Contents: 12)

The Flash / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Digital Chameleon (reconstruction)
Letters
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Famous Flash Firsts
    The Flash
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Conqueror from 8 Million B.C.!
    The Flash
  4. 3. Master of the Elements!
    The Flash
  5. 4. The Mystery of the Elongated Man!
    The Flash
  6. 5. How I Draw the Flash
    The Flash
  7. 6. The Amazing Star Sapphire!
    The Flash
  8. 7. Menace of the Super-Gorilla!
    The Flash
  9. 8. Famous Flash-Cover Firsts!
    The Flash
  10. 9. Meet Kid Flash!
    The Flash
  11. 10. ["Get these favorite, exciting, and entertaining comics..."]
    DC Comics
  12. 11. A Complete Index of All The Flash Stories Published to Date
  13. 12. Best Wishes from Barry Allen (The Flash)
    The Flash
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