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.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Dan Kocher
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Ed Boner