All-Flash #17
(Winter 1944)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1944-12-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Jolaine Publications, Inc.
Brand
An All-American Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Ted Udall (assistant editor, uncredited); Julius Schwartz (assistant editor, uncredited)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Adventure of the 4 in 1 Criminal (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Now on Sale Everywhere! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Sensation Comics; All-American Comics; Flash Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

The Tale of the Three Wishes (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Gardner Fox [as Gardner F. Fox] (credited)
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Charles Lucas (villain)
Synopsis
An ugly little ivory idol falls into the hands of "Trigger" Charles Lucas, a gangster, whose wishes come true, but run him afoul of the Fastest Man Alive.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Energetic Elephant! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Gardner Fox [as Gardner F. Fox] (credited)
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan
Synopsis
Noddy wins an elephant in a post office raffle, unaware that it isn't a real one. However, he is mystified to learn that a notorious gangster is interested in buying it from him, unaware it is to be used in a crime that will cause the Flash some very real problems!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Sport Shot (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[Part One:] The Matching Men from Mars! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Gardner Fox [as Gardner F. Fox] (credited)
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan; The Martians (villains)
Synopsis
Keystone City is terrified by the sudden appearance of an alien spaceship and its identical inhabitants, who have come to Earth to take its wealth. The Flash is equally concerned when these creatures and the underworld make a deal to accomplish just that!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Victory Puzzles / advertisement / 0.67 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Flying Models of Famous Fighter Planes (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Private School Mystery (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as Jay Marr] (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Who's Who of American Comics 1928-1999 gives "J. Marr" as a penname of Jack Miller.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Lionel / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Part Two: Camera, Crime and Cuckoos! (Table of Contents: 13)

The Flash / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox [as Gardner F. Fox] (credited)
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan
Synopsis
The Three Dimwits accidentally come across the three-dimensional camera left behind by the so-called men from Mars, and actually believe that they have let loose some of the worst criminals in the world's history!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Let's Go to College / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Fat and Slat / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

The Big All-American Comic Book / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Capt. Tootsie and the Toy Cannon (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie VM / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Adventure of the 4 in 1 Criminal
    The Flash
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. Now on Sale Everywhere!
    Sensation Comics; All-American Comics; Flash Comics
  4. 3. The Tale of the Three Wishes
    The Flash
  5. 4. ["All right -- I get it!"]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. The Energetic Elephant!
    The Flash
  7. 6. Sport Shot
    Thom McAn
  8. 7. [Part One:] The Matching Men from Mars!
    The Flash
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Victory Puzzles
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. Flying Models of Famous Fighter Planes
    Wheaties
  12. 11. Private School Mystery
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Lionel
  14. 13. Part Two: Camera, Crime and Cuckoos!
    The Flash
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Let's Go to College
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Fat and Slat
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    The Big All-American Comic Book
  18. 17. Capt. Tootsie and the Toy Cannon
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie VM
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jim Van Dore
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