The Flash #113

DC Comics

United States

Published
June-July 1960
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/15666

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Danger in the Air! (The Flash) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Trickster [James Jesse]

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
in Flash Archives, The (DC, 1996 series) #2 ([March] 2000)
Show/hide 1. Test Your Talent! (Art Instruction, Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Art Instruction, Inc.

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Danger in the Air! (The Flash) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Trickster [James Jesse] (first appearance, origin, villain)

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Plus Comic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #49 ([September 1960?])
From GCD

Synopsis

The first appearance and origin of the Trickster.

Notes

vs Trickster, 1st; also in 121, 129, 142, 152, 177, 209, 228.

Show/hide 3. The Readers' Choice! (The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America; Showcase; Rip Hunter... Time Master) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America; Showcase; Rip Hunter... Time Master

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Notes

On the page immediately following page 6 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Flash Facts) Cartoon, 1 page

"Although a stroke of lightning appears to be a single continuous discharge..."

Featuring

Feature
Flash Facts
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science
Code
[S-267]

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Colours
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Text
, letterer

Synopsis

Flash Facts on Lightning.

Notes

Job number added in reprint in Flash 192.

On the page immediately preceding page 7 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Amazing Speeds!) Comic story, 1 page

"Escape velocity is the minimum speed..."

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Speeds!
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Colours
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Text
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Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #41 ([February 1964])
Untitled
Show/hide 6. Be Your Own Boss! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Writing
Jack Schiff, scripter
Art
Bernard Baily, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Flash-Grams) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Flash-Grams

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Text
, typeset

Notes

Letters from Bill Reynolds, Paul Feuerstein, Tom Smythe, John Ferrazzano.

One response mentions that the Flash artist is Carmine Infantino and that he won the best comic book cartoonist of the year from the National Cartoonists Society for 1959.

Show/hide 8. The Man Who Claimed the Earth! (The Flash) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Dr. Wiley Summers; Zus; Boryas; Po-Siden (villain)

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

From GCD
Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Colours
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Text
, letterer
Show/hide 11. No title recorded (Wilson Chemical Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chemical Co.

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 12. No title recorded (The National Sports Council) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The National Sports Council

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Colours
, colourist
Text
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Notes

Back cover.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39448

Cover added

  • 25/09/2010

Index completed

  • 03/04/2020

Last updated

  • 03/04/2020