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)

Editing
Related Scans
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.
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