([October] 2001)

DC, 2001 Series
 
Price
6.95 USD; 11.50 CAD
Pages
84
On-sale date
2001-10-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
?
Barcode
761941226897 00111
Editing
Dale Crain (replica editor); Robert Kanigher (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 #1.


Famous Flash Firsts (Table of Contents)

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
Reprints

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)

Flash / comic story / 12 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)

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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Indexer Notes

1st appearance Mr. Element

Mystery of the Elongated Man! (Table of Contents: 4)

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.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

origin & 1st appear Elongated Man

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

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)

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)

Flash / comic story / 15 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; villain); Fred Pearson; Solovar; Gorilla City
Synopsis
Grodd travels to Central City to steal Solovar's mind control power.
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Indexer Notes

origin & 1st appear of Gorilla Grodd

[Flash Comics #1] (Table of Contents: 8)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Hawkman [Carter Hall] (inset); Johnny Thunder (inset); The Whip (inset); Cliff Cornwall (inset)
Reprints

[All-Flash #1] (Table of Contents: 9)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Everett E. Hibbard
Inks
Everett E. Hibbard
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]
Reprints

[Showcase #4] (Table of Contents: 10)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints

[The Flash #105] (Table of Contents: 11)

Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; The Mirror Master
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Meet Kid Flash (Table of Contents: 12)

Flash / comic story / 12 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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Indexer Notes

origin & 1st appear of Kid Flash

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

[Index to Flash issues of Showcase and Flash #105-140] (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Contains story titles and art credits for each issue.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Best Wishes from Barry Allen (The Flash) (Table of Contents: 15)

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
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Famous Flash Firsts
    Flash
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Conqueror from 8 Million B.C.!
    Flash
  4. 3. Master of the Elements!
    Flash
  5. 4. Mystery of the Elongated Man!
    Flash
  6. 5. How I Draw the Flash
    Flash
  7. 6. The Amazing Star Sapphire!
    Flash
  8. 7. Menace of the Super-Gorilla!
    Flash
  9. 8. [Flash Comics #1]
    Flash
  10. 9. [All-Flash #1]
    Flash
  11. 10. [Showcase #4]
    Flash
  12. 11. [The Flash #105]
    Flash
  13. 12. Meet Kid Flash
    Flash
  14. 13. ["Get these favorite, exciting, and entertaining comics..."]
    DC Comics
  15. 14. [Index to Flash issues of Showcase and Flash #105-140]
  16. 15. Best Wishes from Barry Allen (The Flash)
    Flash
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