(November 1964)

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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:
George Kashdan
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 Outcasts of Blackhawk Island! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop]
Keywords:
old age

The Outcasts of Blackhawk Island (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop]; The Hammer
Synopsis:
The Hammer finds a way to track the Blackhawks to Blackhawk Island. Using a submarine, he plants barrels of a strange gas that turns Andre, Stanislaus, and Hendrickson into old men.
Keywords:
Blackhawk Island; electronic brain; Hawk-Sub; jets; old age; submarine; train

["Tootsie Rolls go on and on..."] (Table of Contents)

Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Tootsie Rolls candy.

["It's a nice gesture, Mr. Minton."] (Table of Contents)

Blackie the Blackhawks' Mascot / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (credited)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (credited)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; sports
Characters:
Blackie (hawk); Mr. Minton
Synopsis:
Blackie helps a golfer make a hole-in-one.
Keywords:
golf; hole-in-one

Nothing Else is Silly Putty (Table of Contents)

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Silly Putty.

["Be first in your neighborhood..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Promo for subscriptions to DC comics. Ten issues for $1.00 or 20 issues for $2.00. Titles available are Blackhawk, Tomahawk, Batman, and Our Army at War.

The Outcasts of Blackhawk Island (Part 2) (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop]; The Hammer
Synopsis:
Blackhawk sends the three aged Blackhawks off the island. The Hammer then mounts a multi-faceted attack on the island and captures the remaining Blackhawks. The aged Blackhawks return to the island and use tricks to capture the gang.
Keywords:
Blackhawk Island; cane; closed-circuit television; ear trumpet; infra-red light; Safari-Mobile; submarine; tank; wheelchair

["What makes a Tootsie Pop so special?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Tootsie Roll Pops candy.

["Stop Treacherous Traps..."] (Table of Contents)

80 Page Giant / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Job Number:
H.A. 868

Characters:
The Flash

Indexer Notes

Promo for 80 Page Giant #4, featuring the Flash, with cover depicted. "Now on sale!"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk By-Lines / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers Al Rosen, Herbert Osterman, Owen Burgess, Martin Berman, Myrna Lee and Elton Jones.

Andre Must Die (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk Combat Diary / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus]
Synopsis:
Andre and Hendrickson parachute into occupied Paris, where Andre and his contact are captured by the Nazis. Blackhawk and his men are ordered to fly to Paris to make sure Andre doesn't talk.
Reprints:
Keywords:
airplane dogfight; anti-aircraft guns; bombs; French Resistance; parachutes; Paris; undercover; World War II

Indexer Notes

In The Comic Reader # 27, July 1964, George Kashdan is credited with writing the combat diary's. Info per Nick Caputo, January 2014.

["I like chocolate fudge best!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Tootsie Roll Fudge candy.

Honesty is the Best Policy! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Ted; Dr. Brown; Uncle Joe [Joseph Wilson]
Synopsis:
Three boys learn a lesson when they reluctantly return a lost wallet to its owner.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

["July 1, 1910"] (Table of Contents)

Aviation Almanac / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Glenn Curtiss; Lt. Milling; Charles Chandler; Lt. Douglas Cambell; General William Mitchell
Synopsis:
Significant dates in the history of military aviation.
Reprints:
Keywords:
airplanes; bombs

More Movie Monsters Are on the Loose! (Table of Contents)

Aurora Plastics Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Godzilla; King Kong; Frankenstein (cameo); Dracula (cameo); Wolfman (cameo); The Mummy (cameo); Phantom of the Opera (cameo); Creature from the Black Lagoon (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for Godzilla and King Kong model kits for $1.49 each. Aurora Plastics Corp., West Hempsted, N.Y.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Outcasts of Blackhawk Island!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. The Outcasts of Blackhawk Island
    Blackhawk
  3. 2. ["Tootsie Rolls go on and on..."]
    Tootsie Rolls
  4. 3. ["It's a nice gesture, Mr. Minton."]
    Blackie the Blackhawks' Mascot
  5. 4. Nothing Else is Silly Putty
    Silly Putty
  6. 5. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
    DC Comics
  7. 6. The Outcasts of Blackhawk Island (Part 2)
    Blackhawk
  8. 7. ["What makes a Tootsie Pop so special?"]
    Tootsie Roll Pops
  9. 8. ["Stop Treacherous Traps..."]
    80 Page Giant
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Blackhawk By-Lines
  11. 10. Andre Must Die
    Blackhawk Combat Diary
  12. 11. ["I like chocolate fudge best!"]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  13. 12. Honesty is the Best Policy!
  14. 13. ["July 1, 1910"]
    Aviation Almanac
  15. 14. More Movie Monsters Are on the Loose!
    Aurora Plastics Corp.
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Nick Caputo
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