The Flash #118

DC Comics

United States

Published
February 1961
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/16089

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Doomed Scarecrow! (The Flash) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

Pencils and editing credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Per Nick Caputo, the editorial records' inking credit for Murphy Anderson is incorrect; Giella is the actual inker.

Show/hide 1. You Asked for It! (Showcase; Aquaman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Showcase; Aquaman

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Doomed Scarecrow! (The Flash) Comic story, 13.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Steve Palmer (villain)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson

Notes

Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Giant Superman Annual) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Giant Superman Annual

Notes

On the page immediately following page 8 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 4. Our American Heritage Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; advocacy; history

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 9 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 5. No title recorded Statement of ownership, 0.33 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Amazing Speeds!) Cartoon, 1 page

"The velocity of sound in water..."

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Speeds!
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science
Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Flash-Grams) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Flash-Grams

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. The Midnight Peril! (Kid Flash) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kid Flash
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Kid Flash [Wally West]; Cal (villain); Peter Willard

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #23 ([May 1961?])
The Midnight Peril
 
United States
DC Super Stars (DC, 1976 series) #5 (July 1976)
The Midnight Peril
 
Australia
The Flash (KG Murray, 1975 series) #134 ([December 1976?])
The Midnight Peril
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Flash (DC, 2007 series) #1 (May 2007)
The Midnight Peril!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Flash (DC, 2007 series) #1 (May 2007)
From GCD
from Flash (DC, 1959 series) #118.
Original
The Flash 118, February 1961

Notes

Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Flash Facts) Cartoon, 1 page

"The flash of light called lightning..."

Featuring

Feature
Flash Facts
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science
Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Revolutionary War Soldiers) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Revolutionary War Soldiers

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. No title recorded (Frontier Cabin) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Frontier Cabin

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales
Show/hide 13. No title recorded (Jowett Institute of Physical Training) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jowett Institute of Physical Training

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Wilson Chemical Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chemical Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 31958

Entry created

  • 11/07/2007

Index completed

  • 05/09/2019

Last updated

  • 05/09/2019