Tomahawk #51
(September 1957)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of April, June, Oct., and Dec.
On-sale date
1957-07-28
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); Jack Schiff; Murray Boltinoff; George Kashdan
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Indian Sea Raiders! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
Jack Adler ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp ?

Genre
historical; western-frontier
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter

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

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

General Tomahawk (Table of Contents: 2)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical; western-frontier
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; George Washington; Major Knowland
Synopsis
General Washington appoints Tomahawk a temporary general so that he can lead troops to replenish much needed supplies for the winter of 1777 by stealing them from the British soldiers.
Reprints
Keywords
Revolutionary War

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

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

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

Indian Album / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boys and girls! Here are the key pictures and their meaning...
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

decipher messages in Indian writing

The Indian Sea Raiders (Table of Contents: 5)

Tomahawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Ray
Inks
Fred Ray
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical; western-frontier
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Mad Bear; Cap'n Josh
Synopsis
Tomahawk uncovers a plot by an Indian tribe to help the British by taking to the sea to cut off supply lines to Boston Harbor.
Reprints
Keywords
Chinook; Revolutionary War

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Sagebrush Sam / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Indians! They're havin' a big pow-wow!
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Sagebrush Sam

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

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

DeLuxe Photo Service / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Gun-Runners' Risk (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

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

Chief Hot Foot / 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
Chief, you always walk with dog!
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Chief Hot Foot
Reprints

The Frontier Safari (Table of Contents: 12)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Ray
Inks
Fred Ray
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical; western-frontier
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Charlie Wilks
Synopsis
Tomahawk and Dan must help recapture several escaped African jungle animals from an adventurer's caravan.
Reprints
Keywords
Cherokee

Danger: Prejudice at Work! (Table of Contents: 13)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Sam doesn't like that Hispanic kids have moved into his old neighorhood, but Pete shows him that the new kids are just fine.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Indian Sea Raiders!
    Tomahawk
  2. 1. Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. General Tomahawk
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Josely Co.
  5. 4. ["Boys and girls! Here are the key pictures and their meaning..."]
    Indian Album
  6. 5. The Indian Sea Raiders
    Tomahawk
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. ["Indians! They're havin' a big pow-wow!"]
    Sagebrush Sam
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    DeLuxe Photo Service
  11. 10. Gun-Runners' Risk
  12. 11. ["Chief, you always walk with dog!"]
    Chief Hot Foot
  13. 12. The Frontier Safari
    Tomahawk
  14. 13. Danger: Prejudice at Work!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Gregory Fischer
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
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