(March 1964)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
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

Issue Notes

Copyright 1964 by National Periodical Publications, Inc.


The Outlaw Blackhawk! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war

The Menace from Inner Space (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawk [Blackhawk; Chuck; Andre; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop]; Blackie (hawk); Von Krug (villain)
Synopsis:
While vacationing in the Austrian Alps, the Blackhawks stumble across the underground headquarters of a fanatical Nazi scientist, who has spent the 20 years since World War II creating an army of nearly indestructible lava men soldiers.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Austrian Alps; Nazis; lava; morse code; synthetic men; World War II; skis; cavern

For the Very Best in Comics Reading (Table of Contents)

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Indexer Notes

Promo for Batman #162 ("on sale Jan. 23rd") and World's Finest Comics #140 ("on sale Jan. 30th") with covers depicted.

["Let's set up camp here!"] (Table of Contents)

Peter Puptent Explorer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peter Puptent
Synopsis:
Puptent is kept awake by the night sounds in the jungle
Keywords:
alarm clock; tent

This is Sgt. Rock bringin' you DC's first big war annual! (Table of Contents)

Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Characters:
Sgt. Rock

Indexer Notes

Promo for Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales #1 with cover depicted.

Robots on the March (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
History of robots.
Keywords:
robots

The Outlaw Blackhawk (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk (also as Badge-Man); Chuck; Andre; Hendrickson; Stanislaus; Olaf; Chop-Chop]; Chief Stacy; Boss Maddux (also as Badge-Man)
Synopsis:
A crook frames Blackhawk as a thief, then impersonates him as Badge-Man to seal the deal. Blackhawk is able to expose the frame--barely!
Reprints:
Keywords:
amusement park; bribe; frame; milk truck; railroad handcar

Indexer Notes

Cover story

You Demanded It, and Here It Is...The Doom Patrol (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Indexer Notes

Promo for the Doom Patrol comic. "Don't miss issue #1...on sale Jan. 23rd." Cover depicted also has a No. 1 on the cover. Later this would be changed so that the published issue is #86, following the numbering of My Greatest Adventure.

["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue of Blackhawk..."] (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Blackhawk (cameo); Chop-Chop (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Promo for subscriptions to Blackhawk comics. Ten issues for $1.00. Other titles available are Tomahawk, Batman, and Our Army at War.

Give and Take (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis:
The children take some broken and unused toys to Mr. Craig, who helps them to repair them and they then donate them to charity uses.

Indexer Notes

The final panel lists some ways you can share with senior citizens.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Outlaw Blackhawk!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. The Menace from Inner Space
    Blackhawk
  3. 2. For the Very Best in Comics Reading
    DC Comics
  4. 3. ["Let's set up camp here!"]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  5. 4. This is Sgt. Rock bringin' you DC's first big war annual!
    Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales
  6. 5. Robots on the March
  7. 6. The Outlaw Blackhawk
    Blackhawk
  8. 7. You Demanded It, and Here It Is...The Doom Patrol
    Doom Patrol
  9. 8. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue of Blackhawk..."]
    Blackhawk
  10. 9. Give and Take
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
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