The Flash #135

Published
February 1977
Page count
68
Cover price
0.40 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (The Flash) Cover, 1 page

"Down with the Flash!"

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2262
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Mirror Master; Heat Wave (inset); Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (vignette)

Credits

Art
Ernie Chan, line art [as Ernie Chua]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #241 (May 1976)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Steal, Flash, Steal (The Flash) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2239
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Tim Scott; Mirror Master; Iris Allen; Stacy Conwell; Dexter Myles [as Heat Wave]

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Irv Novick, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #241 (May 1976)
Steal, Flash, Steal!
Also printed
Australia
The Brave and the Bold (Murray, 1982?) ([1982?])
 
Australia
The Brave and the Bold (Murray, 1982?) ([1982?])
Steal, Flash, Steal
Show/hide 2. The Speed of Light Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction

Notes

Scientific information on the speed of light and attempts to measure it.

Show/hide 3. To Kill a Star (Green Lantern) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Denny O'Neil, scripter
Art
Mike Grell, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #241 (May 1976)
Show/hide 4. The Man Who Wore Ten Hats (Johnny Quick and his Magic Formula) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick and his Magic Formula
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Mort Meskin, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #117 (June 1947)
The Man Who Wore Ten Hats!
Also printed
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #229 (September-October 1974)
The Man Who Wore Ten Hats!

Synopsis

Johnny Quick has to perform the jobs of 10 people at once to stop crooked Mayor Claney from giving the jobs to his lazy relatives.

Show/hide 5. The Campus that Swallowed Itself (The Atom) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atom
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2053

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter [as Martin Pasko]
Art
José Delbo, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor
 
Bob Rozakis, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #454 (December 1975)
The Campus That Swallowed Itself!
Show/hide 6. Speedy Justice Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #303 (May 1962)
Speedy Justice

Notes

"True story" of coincidence that led to speedy resolution of a car theft.

Show/hide 7. The Images of Doom (The Flash, Fastest Man Alive (Jay Garrick)) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash, Fastest Man Alive (Jay Garrick)
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Frank Giacoia, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Sheldon Mayer, original editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, original Story Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Flash Comics (DC, 1940 series) #94 (April 1948)
The Images of Doom
Also printed
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #232 (March-April 1975)
The Images of Doom

Synopsis

The Flash must solve the riddle of Dr. Maria Flura, an eminent scientist who wakes up one morning on death row and having no idea of how she got there...all of this, as Professor Lexon attempts to kill Jay Garrick to prevent him from discovering the truth about Dr. Flura.

Show/hide 8. The Great Identity Crisis (Justice League of America) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1996

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter [as Martin Pasko]
Art
Dick Dillin, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor
 
Bob Rozakis, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #122 (September 1975)
The Great Identity Crisis!

Synopsis

In this previously untold story, Doctor Light makes the Leaguers forget their own real identities and assume one belonging to another hero. After the villain is defeated, the heroes resolve to share their secret identities from now on.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 336

Entry created

  • 28/11/2003

Cover added

  • 09/05/2015

Index completed

  • 28/11/2003

Last updated

  • 19/09/2019