Blackhawk #111
(April 1957)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1957-02-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor); Murray Boltinoff (actual associate editor); George Kashdan (actual associate editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S., then standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Trigger Craig's Magic Carpet! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawk; Olaf; Stan; Chop Chop; Trigger Craig
Reprints:

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Menace of the Machines (Table of Contents: 2)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Stan; Olaf; Chop Chop; Hendrickson; Chuck]; Eric Munsen
Synopsis:
A crazed film special effects genius creates miniature machines to steal for him and challenges the Blackhawks to stop him.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Buzzy Learns About Careers in Nursing (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
advocacy; teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Wow - what a tackle!
Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

The Perils of Blackie, the Wonder Bird (Table of Contents: 7)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Hendrickson; Chop Chop; Olaf; Andre; Chuck; Stan]; Blackie; Roger Vance; Paston
Synopsis:
Blackie, the team's mascot hawk, is sent to retrieve a message from an undercover agent, then must evade the smugglers trying to keep the Blackhawks from receiving the message.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bernstein script per Martin O'Hearn's blog: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2015/07/a-quality-writer-comes-to-dc.html.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Private Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Hmm, boy- yum, yum!
Genre:
humor; military
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

My Fight with a Parachute (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Meade
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Trigger Craig's Magic Carpet (Table of Contents: 11)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Olaf; Hendrickson; Chuck; Chop Chop; Stan]; Trigger Craig; Blackie
Synopsis:
Gangster Trigger Craig finds a magic flying carpet and embarks on a crime spree.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bernstein script per Martin O'Hern's blog: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2015/07/a-quality-writer-comes-to-dc.html.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Honor House Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Trigger Craig's Magic Carpet!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Menace of the Machines
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  5. 4. Buzzy Learns About Careers in Nursing
    Buzzy
  6. 5. ["Wow - what a tackle!"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  7. 6. ["Did you enter the DC slogan contest?"]
  8. 7. The Perils of Blackie, the Wonder Bird
    Blackhawk
  9. 8. ["Hmm, boy- yum, yum!"]
    Private Pete
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  11. 10. My Fight with a Parachute
  12. 11. Trigger Craig's Magic Carpet
    Blackhawk
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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