Blackhawk #115
(August 1957)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1957-06-04
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 Creature of Blackhawk Island! (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; Andre; Hendrickson; Chop Chop; Stan; Chuck
Reprints

Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Tyrant's Return (Table of Contents: 2)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Hendrickson; Chuck; Olaf; Andre; Stan; Chop Chop]; Adolf Hitler [von Henkle]; Gustave Breck
Synopsis
When Hendrickson stumbles on a Hitler impersonator, he is injured and awakens believing himself to be the Nazi dictator, so the Blackhawks must restore his memory and discover the reason for the original masquerade.
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: 3) (Expand) /

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

Earn While You Learn! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Steve shows his friend Walt that having a summer job has several advantages.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

Lem 'n Lime / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm -- very interesting!
Genre
humor
Characters
Lem; Lime

Blackie Goes Wild (Table of Contents: 6)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Olaf; Hendrickson; Chop Chop; Andre; Chuck; Stan]; Blackie; Professor Costa; Colonel Gomez
Synopsis
When Blackie abandons his training and joins a flock of hawks in migration, the Blackhawks follow him to the island of San Durango, where they happen across a revolt which they help to stop.
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: 7)

Hy Wire / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's enough practicing for today!
Genre
humor
Characters
Hy Wire
Reprints

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Young man --
Genre
teen
Characters
Jerry the Jitterbug; Jerry's dad
Reprints

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

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

Photo Finish (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

The Creature on Blackhawk Island (Table of Contents: 11)

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; Stan; Olaf; Chuck]; Blackie
Synopsis
A giant hand from another dimension materializes on Blackhawk Island.
Reprints

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

Josely Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Junior Sales Club Batting Tips (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Creature of Blackhawk Island!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. The Tyrant's Return
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  5. 4. Earn While You Learn!
  6. 5. ["Hmm -- very interesting!"]
    Lem 'n Lime
  7. 6. Blackie Goes Wild
    Blackhawk
  8. 7. ["That's enough practicing for today!"]
    Hy Wire
  9. 8. ["Young man --"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. Photo Finish
  12. 11. The Creature on Blackhawk Island
    Blackhawk
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Josely Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  15. 14. Junior Sales Club Batting Tips
    Junior Sales Club of America
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Allen Ross
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Ed Boner