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)

Editing
Related Scans
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.
This issue was most recently modified by:
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