Blackhawk #124
(May 1958)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1958-03-11
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 Mechanical Spies from Space! (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; Hendrickson; Olaf; Andre; Chop Chop
Reprints:

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Thieves with a Thousand Faces (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; Hendrickson; Andre; Olaf; Chop Chop; Stanislaus; Chuck]; Blackie; J. J. Mynus
Synopsis:
Inventor J. J. Mynus has developed miniature robots that can grow to human size, then shrink again to carry out a series of fantastic robberies.
Reprints:

New! Exciting! Mystifying! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The New Adventures of Charlie Chan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Shorty / 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:
There're too many animals prowling around at night!
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Shorty

The Beauty and the Blackhawks (Table of Contents: 5)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Chuck; Andre; Chop Chop; Hendrickson; Stanislaus; Olaf]; Linda Laru
Synopsis:
Chuck's infatuation with a beautiful nightclub singer who needs his help leads the Blackhawks into a deadly trap on a remote island.
Reprints:

The Incredible City in the Sky! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Two Native American warriors outwit the Spaniard conqueror Coronado and his men, forcing them to leave the village of Acoma in peace.
Reprints:

Greatest Show on Earth (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
article on the building of the U. S. interstate highway system

The Mechanical Spies from Space (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 [Blackhawk; Chop Chop; Stanislaus; Andre; Chuck; Olaf; Hendrickson]
Synopsis:
The Blackhawks must disable three weapon-laden satellites from an unknown space origin.
Reprints:

Buzzy Scoffs at "That Deep, Dark Secret!" (Table of Contents: 9)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff
Synopsis:
Margie learns that she should not be ashamed of having a mental patient in the family.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated July 1952.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Mechanical Spies from Space!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. Thieves with a Thousand Faces
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. New! Exciting! Mystifying!
    The New Adventures of Charlie Chan
  5. 4. ["There're too many animals prowling around at night!"]
    Shorty
  6. 5. The Beauty and the Blackhawks
    Blackhawk
  7. 6. The Incredible City in the Sky!
  8. 7. Greatest Show on Earth
  9. 8. The Mechanical Spies from Space
    Blackhawk
  10. 9. Buzzy Scoffs at "That Deep, Dark Secret!"
    Buzzy
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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