September 1967 - September 1968, CBS
was one of several DC Comics based superhero cartoons that formed part of the 60-minute compilation
Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure. Only three, seven-minute
episodes of The Flash were produced.
As his name would imply, The
Flash was the world's fastest human. When evil threatened,
Central City police scientist Barry Allen, otherwise known as
The Flash, and his teen sidekick Wally West (a.k.a. Kid Flash),
triggered secret switches on their Flash rings to release their
crimson costumes. Once disguised, the two used their incredible
speed to perform amazing feats, like scaling the sides of sheer
cliffs, broad jumping hundreds of yards, skimming the surface of
lakes and vibrating through solid walls.
could also be seen in the concurrent
Justice League of
America series, and later as a member of the