The Flash #120

DC Comics

United States

Published
May 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/16223

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Land of Golden Giants! (The Flash) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Murphy Anderson ? (see notes)
Colours
Jack Adler ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

Pencil and ink credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Anderson credit added by Nick Caputo who suspects that Anderson provided cover alterations.

Show/hide 1. Still 10¢ Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
?

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Land of the Golden Giants! (The Flash) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Iris West; Dr. Manners; Gail Manners; Grodan (villain); Golden Giants (villains)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #178 (April-May 1968)
Land of Golden Giants!
 
Australia
Giant Flash Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #6 ([January 1969?])
Land of Golden Giants
 
United States
The Flash Archives (DC, 1994 series) #3 ([January] 2002)
Land of the Golden Giants!

Notes

First book-length story. Story in three chapters: unnumbered chapter 1 (8 pages), Chapter 2 (7 pages), Chapter 3 (10 pages). Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 3. Here It Is (Justice League of America) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

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

Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Amazing Speeds!) Cartoon, 1 page

"All electromagnetic waves..."

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Speeds!
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

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

Show/hide 5. How's Your Eye-Q? Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Colours
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

On the page immediately following page 15 of the main story sequence.

Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Flash-Grams) Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Flash-Grams

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

On the two pages immediately following the previous sequence.

Show/hide 7. Crocodile... Alligator... (What's the Difference Between--) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
What's the Difference Between--
Genre
Non-fiction; animal

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 16 of the main story sequence.

Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Garcelon Stamp Co.) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Garcelon Stamp Co.

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 16 of the main story sequence.

Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Joe Weider) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Joe Weider

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 11. No title recorded (Wilson Chemical Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chemical Co.

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from ad in The Brave and the Bold #35 and copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39470

Entry created

  • 15/11/2020

Index completed

  • 15/11/2020

Last updated

  • 15/11/2020