Blackhawk #163
(August 1961)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1961-06-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff (editor); Murray Boltinoff (associate editor); George Kashdan (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 Giants from the Ancient World! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawk
Reprints:

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

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Fisherman of Crime (Table of Contents: 2)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre Blanc-Dumont; Chop-Chop; Chuck Wilson; Hans Hendrickson; Olaf Bjornson; Stanislaus]; The Fisherman
Synopsis:
The Fisherman captures Blackhawk and uses him as a lure in his other fishing related crimes.
Reprints:

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

Giant Superman Annual; Secret Origins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

It's Fun to Serve! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
Public Service Announcement about volunteering time to charities.

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

Sagebrush Sam / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
My, it's rather rugged out here!
Genre:
humor; western-frontier

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Lady Blackhawk's Deadly Romance (Table of Contents: 7)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre Blanc-Dumont; Chop-Chop; Chuck Wilson; Hans Hendrickson; Olaf Bjornson; Stanislaus; Lady Blackhawk]; Count Frederik
Synopsis:
The Blackhawks suspect Count Frederik, the favorite citizen of Moravia is really a master thief.

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

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

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

Giant Batman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Attack by Night (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Giants from the Ancient World (Table of Contents: 12)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre Blanc-Dumont; Chop-Chop; Chuck Wilson; Hans Hendrickson; Olaf Bjornson; Stanislaus]; Mysto; Ka-Ru
Synopsis:
While fleeing the Blackhawks, Mysto discovered the ancient weapons of Ka-Ru, including two giant statues that come to life to attack the Blackhawks.

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

Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Giants from the Ancient World!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Norton Products
  3. 2. The Fisherman of Crime
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual; Secret Origins
  5. 4. It's Fun to Serve!
  6. 5. ["My, it's rather rugged out here!"]
    Sagebrush Sam
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  8. 7. Lady Blackhawk's Deadly Romance
    Blackhawk
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. Attack by Night
  13. 12. The Giants from the Ancient World
    Blackhawk
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Darci
  • Gregory Fischer
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