Blackhawk #121
(February 1958)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1957-12-08
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.


Siege in the Sahara! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawk; Stanislaus; Chop Chop; Olaf; Hendrickson; Desert Tiger
Reprints:

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Secret Weapon of the Archer (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; Olaf; Chop Chop; Hendrickson; Chuck; Stanislaus]; the Shaft [John Hunter]
Synopsis:
The Shaft uses giant arrows to disable ships so that his gang can rob them.
Reprints:

You've Got a Comet by the Tail (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Mystery in Space; Strange Adventures / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

One Punch Willie / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Kaye
Pencils:
Stan Kaye
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Kaye

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Remember yer fightin' a tricky guy, tonight, Willie!
Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signed in lower right corner of last panel in the original printing.

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

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
J. S. Liebowitz
Letters:
typeset

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

Zenith Company / 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 (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Can I help you with that flat tire?
Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Reprints:

The Jinxed Blackhawk (Table of Contents: 8)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhaek; Hendrickson; Chop Chop; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chuck; Andre]; the Baron
Synopsis:
After Blackhawk breaks a mirror and encounters a black cat, bad luck seems to happen to him so he must convince the team that superstitions have no place in their work.
Reprints:

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

Ollie / comic story / 2 pages (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:
Emily insisted I come to her house for a home-cooked dinner.
Reprints:

A "Hot Rock" Takes a Ride (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Siege in the Sahara (Table of Contents: 11)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks; [Blackhawk; Andre; Hendrickson; Chuck; Stanislaus; Olaf; Chop Chop]; Desert Tiger
Synopsis:
The Blackhawks travel to Africa to find a caravan containing atomic weapons that has been hijacked by the Desert Tiger and his raiders.
Reprints:

The Flushing Remonstrance (Table of Contents: 12)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

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

Varsity Vic / 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:
Just a minute, Al!
Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:

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

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

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

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

Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big "Jewel Mystery!" (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Siege in the Sahara!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. Secret Weapon of the Archer
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. You've Got a Comet by the Tail
    Mystery in Space; Strange Adventures
  5. 4. ["Remember yer fightin' a tricky guy, tonight, Willie!"]
    One Punch Willie
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  8. 7. ["Can I help you with that flat tire?"]
    Sagebrush Sam
  9. 8. The Jinxed Blackhawk
    Blackhawk
  10. 9. ["Emily insisted I come to her house for a home-cooked dinner."]
    Ollie
  11. 10. A "Hot Rock" Takes a Ride
  12. 11. Siege in the Sahara
    Blackhawk
  13. 12. The Flushing Remonstrance
  14. 13. ["Just a minute, Al!"]
    Varsity Vic
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big "Jewel Mystery!"
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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