Blackhawk #113
(June 1957)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1957-04-07
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 Cellblock in the Sky! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Cuidera
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawk; Olaf
Reprints:

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

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

The Volunteers of Doom (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; Stanislaus; Hendrickson; Olaf; Chop Chop; Chuck]; Professor Lamont; Martin (villain); Riga (villain); Carlos (villain)
Synopsis:
The Blackhawks offer to test several new inventions but their lives are endangered when the machines are sabotaged.
Reprints:

You'll Want to Join Up with Sgt. Bilko (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Sgt. Bilko / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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:
I'll go visit Bill at his camp today...
Genre:
humor

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
All Watches and Clocks Repaired
Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Saboteur of Blackhawk Island (Table of Contents: 7)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Stanislaus; Hendrickson; Olaf; Chop Chop; Chuck]; Robot Brain (villain, death); Chick Evans; War Wheel (also in flashback); Flying Tank (also in flashback)
Synopsis:
Every one of the Blackhawks is under suspicion when mysterious explosions cause destruction on Blackhawk Island.
Reprints:

Worldwide Adventures in Science! (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

Reindeer Roundup! (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

The Cellblock in the Sky (Table of Contents: 10)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Stanislaus; Hendrickson; Olaf; Chop Chop; Chuck]; the Jailer (villain)
Synopsis:
When Mr. Gaol hears that his design for a new escape-proof prison has been rejected, he takes the identity of the Jailer and uses his techniques to capture and imprison the Blackhawks, to prove the value of his work.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Ollie / 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:
Someone fell through the ice!
Genre:
humor

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

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

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

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

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

Nutty Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Cellblock in the Sky!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. The Volunteers of Doom
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. You'll Want to Join Up with Sgt. Bilko
    Sgt. Bilko
  5. 4. ["I'll go visit Bill at his camp today..."]
    Charlie Cannonball
  6. 5. ["All Watches and Clocks Repaired"]
    Shorty
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. The Saboteur of Blackhawk Island
    Blackhawk
  9. 8. Worldwide Adventures in Science!
  10. 9. Reindeer Roundup!
  11. 10. The Cellblock in the Sky
    Blackhawk
  12. 11. ["Someone fell through the ice!"]
    Ollie
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Nutty Putty
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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