Blackhawk #112
(May 1957)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1957-03-05
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.


The Eighth Blackhawk! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Charles Cuidera
Colors
Jack Adler ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawk; Jim Turner; Hendrickson; Chop Chop; Chuck; Olaf; Stan; Andre
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Doomed Dogfight (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; Chop Chop; Hendrickson; Chuck; Stan; Olaf]; Colonel Eric von Cramm
Synopsis
Nazi Colonel von Cramm returns to challenge his old enemy Blackhawk to a rigged dogfight.
Reprints

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

Shorty / 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
That big bully is taking Billy's beach ball.
Genre
humor
Characters
Shorty
Reprints

Wings and Winnie Winchester Do a Good Deed (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Winchester Skates / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Charlie Cannonball / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let me see now...
Genre
humor
Characters
Charlie Cannonball

Codes of the Jungle (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim McArdle
Inks
Jim McArdle
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Crimson Vultures (Table of Contents: 7)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Stan; Andre; Hendrickson; Chuck; Olaf; Chop Chop]; Blackie; Vultures
Synopsis
The Vultures are criminal counterparts of the Blackhawks who plot to destroy the team.
Reprints

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

The Eighth Blackhawk (Table of Contents: 9)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Hendrickson; Chop Chop; Chuck; Olaf; Stan]; Jim Turner; Zorac
Synopsis
When Jim Turner saves Blackhawk's life, he is invited to become an honorary member of the team, but he is secretly planning to betray them to Zorac.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

A Date with Effie (Table of Contents: 11)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Jim and Betty Solve the "Flying Saucer" Mystery! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Eighth Blackhawk!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
  3. 2. The Doomed Dogfight
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. ["That big bully is taking Billy's beach ball."]
    Shorty
  5. 4. Wings and Winnie Winchester Do a Good Deed
    Winchester Skates
  6. 5. ["Let me see now..."]
    Charlie Cannonball
  7. 6. Codes of the Jungle
  8. 7. The Crimson Vultures
    Blackhawk
  9. 8. ["Here are some of the winners in the DC Slogan Contest..."]
  10. 9. The Eighth Blackhawk
    Blackhawk
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  12. 11. A Date with Effie
  13. 12. Jim and Betty Solve the "Flying Saucer" Mystery!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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