Blackhawk #130
(November 1958)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1958-09-11
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)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Captives of the Steel Sea Creature! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
adventure
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Chuck; Chop Chop]; Maegland
Reprints
Keywords
underwater

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Mystery Missile from Space! (Table of Contents: 2)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chop Chop; Olaf; Hendrickson; Stanislaus; Chuck]
Synopsis
A gang of interplanetary criminals lands on Earth and has to steal the materials to recharge their rocket.
Reprints
Keywords
aliens; anti-gravity; belt-radio; copper; jets; liquid oxygen; parachutes; pearls; spaceship

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

Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hunting in the jungle is fun for those...

Indexer Notes

Ad for Tootsie Rolls candy.

[The Planet and the Pendulum!] (Table of Contents: 4)

Adam Strange / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?; Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane; Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Gil Kane; Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Job Number
HA 56
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Adam Strange

Indexer Notes

House ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #17, including cover and interior half-page.

Cowboy Money! (Table of Contents: 5)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park...
Characters
Superman (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Ad for Palisades Amusement Park, N.J., featuring discount coupons.

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

Ollie / 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
What a swell day for painting the house!
Genre
humor
Characters
Ollie
Synopsis
Ollie paints his bird house.
Keywords
bird house; painting

A Day with the Blackhawks (Table of Contents: 8)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Hendrickson; Chop Chop; Andre; Chuck; Olaf; Stanislaus]; Jim Burrow; the Wolf
Synopsis
A reporter spends a day accompanying the Blackhawks on their duties, but the Wolf secretly plans to use the visit as on opportunity to locate Blackhawk Island.
Reprints
Keywords
Blackhawk Island; catapult; jets; parachutes

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

Tootsie Roll Pops / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The daredevil driver in a race...

Indexer Notes

Ad for Tootsie Roll Pops candy.

Look to the Stars! (Table of Contents: 10)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Lou Cameron
Inks
Lou Cameron
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh Bob, we're lost! What do we do now?
Genre
advocacy; math & science
Characters
Bob; Ted
Synopsis
Bob and his friends are saved from being lost in the woods because Bob knows how to find Polaris, the North Star.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Appeared across a range of DC comics in November/December 1958.

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

Peter Puptent Explorer / 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
This temple is supposed to have a pool that was used for ancient rites.
Genre
humor
Characters
Peter Puptent
Synopsis
Peter and a friend explore an ancient temple.
Keywords
pool; temple

Space Terms and Talk (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Kashdan ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
A brief glossary of aerospace terms.

Captives of the Steel Sea Creature (Table of Contents: 13)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Hendrickson; Stanislaus; Olaf; Chuck; Chop Chop]; Maegland; Killer Shark (cameo)
Synopsis
Killer Shark's former henchmen gain control of his giant mechanical Portuguese Man of War and attack several ships. Blackhawk disguises himself as Killer Shark to infiltrate and defeat the gang.
Reprints
Keywords
disguise; Hawk-Sub; Japan; mutiny; pearls; undersea

Enter the Big Tootsie Roll "Name the Bear" Contest (Table of Contents: 14)

Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Contest to name the white bear in a red shirt that is appearing in Tootsie Roll ads. Contest closes November 8, 1958.

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

American Specialty Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

American Geographical Society's Around the World Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captives of the Steel Sea Creature!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  3. 2. The Mystery Missile from Space!
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. ["Hunting in the jungle is fun for those..."]
    Tootsie Rolls
  5. 4. [The Planet and the Pendulum!]
    Adam Strange
  6. 5. Cowboy Money!
  7. 6. ["Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park..."]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  8. 7. ["What a swell day for painting the house!"]
    Ollie
  9. 8. A Day with the Blackhawks
    Blackhawk
  10. 9. ["The daredevil driver in a race..."]
    Tootsie Roll Pops
  11. 10. Look to the Stars!
  12. 11. ["This temple is supposed to have a pool that was used for ancient rites."]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  13. 12. Space Terms and Talk
  14. 13. Captives of the Steel Sea Creature
    Blackhawk
  15. 14. Enter the Big Tootsie Roll "Name the Bear" Contest
    Tootsie Rolls
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    American Geographical Society's Around the World Program
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