The Flash #309 [Direct]
(May 1982)

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Volume
34
Price
0.60 USD; 0.20 GBP
Pages
40
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1982-01-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Dick Giordano (managing editor); Mike W. Barr (editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #160, 169, 178, 187, 196, 214, 229, 232)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-855
Genre
superhero
Reprints

How Do You Kill a Legend? (Table of Contents: 1)

The Flash / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Dennis Jensen
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Milton Snapinn

Job Number
J-8012
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen] (also in time travel to Showcase 4 with Barry being doused by chemicals); Darryl Frye; Kryad (98th Century time traveler, becomes Flash of his time, introduction); Alien Beast (98th Century menace, introduction)
Reprints
Keywords
JLA Satellite; Paradise Island; Superman's Fortress of Solitude; Time Travel; Wayne Manor

Indexer Notes

Origin recap.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Flash-Grams / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Tamsyn O'Flynn
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L999

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Tomorrow Is Forever (Table of Contents: 4)

Dr. Fate / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Keith Giffen
Inks
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Inza Nelson; Malferrazae (Lord of Chaos); Inza's Jealousy Incarnate; Totec Priest; Dr. Vernon Copeland (introduction, Boston Museum curator); Judy (intro, Vern's secretary)
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Flash
  2. 1. How Do You Kill a Legend?
    The Flash
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. Tomorrow Is Forever
    Dr. Fate
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