Giant Flash Album #4

Published
January 1967
Page count
84
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]; 0.20 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Flash's Greatest Super-Speed Rivals! (The Flash) Cover, 1 page

"A cream-of-the crop collection of stories featuring the Flash's greatest super speed rivals! A mystery speedster beats flash running backwards in "The Amazing Race Against Time"; A super-speed spectacular starring Kid Flash "The Fastest Boy on Earth!"; Extra! Two classics from the Golden Age of Comics! The original flash in a fast and furious fight against the Fiddler "Duet of Danger!"; Johnny Quick and his magic speed formula in "the Adventure of the Antelope Boy!""

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker

Reprint history

Printed in
The Flash 160, April 1966 (80 Page Giant Magazine G-21)
Show/hide 1. The Amazing Race Against Time (The Flash) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Plus Comic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #45 ([May 1960?])
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Flash (DC, 2007 series) #1 (May 2007)
Original
The Flash 107, June-July 1959
This version
The Flash 160, April 1966 (80 Page Giant Magazine G-21)
Show/hide 2. Duet of Danger (Golden Age Flash) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Golden Age Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Lee Elias, penciller
 
Moe Worthman, inker

Reprint history

Original
All-Flash 32, December 1947-January 1948
This version
The Flash 160, April 1966 (80 Page Giant Magazine G-21)
Show/hide 3. King of the Beatniks (Kid Flash) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Plus Comic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #56 ([May 1961?])
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Flash (DC, 2007 series) #1 (May 2007)
Original
The Flash 114, August 1960
This version
The Flash 160, April 1966 (80 Page Giant Magazine G-21)
Show/hide 4. Adventure of the Antelope Boy (Johnny Quick and His Magic Formula) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick and His Magic Formula
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Don C. Cameron, scripter
Art
Mort Meskin, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #123 (December 1947)
The Adventure of the Antelope Boy!
Also printed
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #160 (April 1966)
Adventure of the Antelope Boy

Synopsis

Johnny and Tubby are sent to Africa to find a jungle boy who reportedly runs with antelopes. But a criminal arrives first, kidnaps the boy, brings him to America, and uses him to snatch and run loot. Johnny finally catches the boy and the crooks, gets the boy freed, and finds he's been offered 57 college scholarships for their track teams!

Notes

Takes place in Gotham City.

Show/hide 5. 'The Space Boomerang Trap (The Flash) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
 
Frank Giacoia, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #160 (April 1966)
The Space Boomerang Trap
Also printed
United States
The Greatest Flash Stories Ever Told (DC, 1991 series) (1991)
Space Boomerang Trap
 
United States
Showcase Presents The Elongated Man (DC, 2006 series) #Vol. One ([July] 2006)
Space-Boomerang Trap!

Notes

with the Elongated Man, vs Capt. Boomerang


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Andy Upcott

AusReprints ID

  • 239

Entry created

  • 23/11/2003

Cover added

  • 27/07/2013

Index completed

  • 13/02/2017

Last updated

  • 04/09/2019