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 (sourced) (editor); Murray Boltinoff (sourced) (editor); George Kashdan (sourced) (editor)

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
Chuck Cuidera
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
adventure; war; aviation; military; science fiction; superhero
Characters
Chop Chop; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Blackhawk; Andre; Stan
Reprints

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

Wilson Chemical Company Cloverine Brand Salve / 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
Chuck Cuidera
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war; aviation; military; science fiction; superhero
Characters
The Blackhawks: Chop Chop; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Stan]; 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 Stamps / 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.
Reprints

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

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

Blackie Goes Wild (Table of Contents: 6)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; war; aviation; military; science fiction; superhero
Characters
The Blackhawks: Chop Chop; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf
Blackie; Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Stan]; 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 (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

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; humor
Characters
Jerry the Jitterbug; Jerry's dad
Reprints

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

Palisades Amusement Park Admission / 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
Reprints

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

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; war; aviation; military; science fiction; superhero
Characters
The Blackhawks: Chop Chop; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf
Blackie; Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Stan; ]
Synopsis
A giant hand from another dimension materializes on Blackhawk Island.
Reprints

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Build Your Own Cannon / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Junior Sales Club Batting Tips (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (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 Company Cloverine Brand Salve
  3. 2. The Tyrant's Return
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamps
  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 Admission
  11. 10. Photo Finish
  12. 11. The Creature on Blackhawk Island
    Blackhawk
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Build Your Own Cannon
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  16. 15. Junior Sales Club Batting Tips
    Junior Sales Club of America Cards
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Dwayne Best
  • Nick Caputo
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross
  • Jim Van Dore