(September 1962)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Stone-Age Blackhawks (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Henrickson; Andre]

The Day I Saved the Blackhawks by Blackie (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chop-Chop; Hendrickson (cameo); Olaf (cameo); Chuck (cameo); Stanislaus (cameo)]; Blackie (hawk)
Synopsis:
In a story told from Blackie the hawk's point-of-view, Blackhawk, Chop-Chop, and Andre are captured by a gang of gem smuggleers after their jets are destroyed by a waterspout. Blackie has to keep the crooks from harming them before the rest of the Blackhawks can come to the rescue.
Keywords:
eagles; grenade; island; jets; smuggling; waterspout

Tootsie Roll Makes History! (Table of Contents)

Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
George Washington

Indexer Notes

Ad for Tootsie Rolls candy featuring the "Washington Crossing the Delaware" pose.

Buzzy's Rules of Water Safety (Table of Contents)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff; Wolfert
Synopsis:
Wolfie learns a lesson about playing pranks while swimming.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly. Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated September 1952.

The Menace of the Hex Master (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Chop-Chop; Hendrickson; Stanislaus; Olaf]; Hex Master; Chief Totu
Synopsis:
On a Pacific island; a sorcerer called the Hex Master demands tribute of treasure from a village or he will destroy their buildings and bridges.
Keywords:
contact lenses; Hawk-Sub; hex; impersonation; Pacific island

["I'm a fudge judge and I submit as evidence..."] (Table of Contents)

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Illustrated ad for Tootsie Roll Fudge candy.

["Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park..."] (Table of Contents)

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Superman (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Ad for Palisades Amusement Park, N.J.

Project Jet Stream (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article on the discovery of the jet stream and its effects on airline travel.

The Stone Age Blackhawks (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Hendrickson; Chuck; Chop-Chop; Olaf; Stanislaus]
Synopsis:
Blackhawk, Andre, and Hendrickson and two crooks are accidently sent back into time when a criminal scientist's time machine is activated. The time-travelers make friends with cavemen and fight off strange beasts, while in the present, the other Blackhawks search for a way to bring them back.
Keywords:
belt-radio; cavemen; parachutes; time travel

Indexer Notes

cover story

Do You Have X-Ray Eyes? (Table of Contents)

Tootsie Roll Pops / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for Tootsie Roll Pops candy featuring an optical illusion.

Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes (Table of Contents)

Batman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Promo for Batman Annual #3. Cover is depicted.

See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Promo for Lois Lane Annual #1. Cover is depicted.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Stone-Age Blackhawks
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. The Day I Saved the Blackhawks by Blackie
    Blackhawk
  3. 2. Tootsie Roll Makes History!
    Tootsie Rolls
  4. 3. Buzzy's Rules of Water Safety
    Buzzy
  5. 4. The Menace of the Hex Master
    Blackhawk
  6. 5. ["I'm a fudge judge and I submit as evidence..."]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  7. 6. ["Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park..."]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. Project Jet Stream
  9. 8. The Stone Age Blackhawks
    Blackhawk
  10. 9. Do You Have X-Ray Eyes?
    Tootsie Roll Pops
  11. 10. Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes
    Batman Annual
  12. 11. See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane
    Lois Lane Annual
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