Blackhawk #172
(May 1962)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1962-03-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical 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 ad in House of Mystery #122 and copyright registration.


The Princeling Sorcerer! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war

For the Best in Comics Entertainment (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Challenge of the Gas Master (Table of Contents: 2)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Blackhawks; Gas Master (villain)

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

My Greatest Adventure; House of Mystery; Tales of the Unexpected / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Ollie / comic story / 1 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:
All you do, Ollie, is put the gunpowder in here...
Genre:
humor

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

The Flash; Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Time-Out for Talk! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

The Aging Blackhawks (Table of Contents: 7)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Blackhawks; Blackie; Jackal (villain)

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

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

World's Finest Comics; Tomahawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

"Scoops" of the Century (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Princeling Sorcerer (Table of Contents: 11)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Blackhawks; Prince Malo; Black Patch (villain)

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

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

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Two Spectacular Heroes! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Aquaman; Rip Hunter... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Jaro Stamp Co.; Maxim Stamp Co., Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Sgt. Route-Step O'Malley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Hasen
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
When are you chowhounds gonna learn...
Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Princeling Sorcerer!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. For the Best in Comics Entertainment
  3. 2. The Challenge of the Gas Master
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures!
    My Greatest Adventure; House of Mystery; Tales of the Unexpected
  5. 4. ["All you do, Ollie, is put the gunpowder in here..."]
    Ollie
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Flash; Green Lantern
  7. 6. Time-Out for Talk!
  8. 7. The Aging Blackhawks
    Blackhawk
  9. 8. ["For the very best..."]
    World's Finest Comics; Tomahawk
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  11. 10. "Scoops" of the Century
  12. 11. The Princeling Sorcerer
    Blackhawk
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  14. 13. Two Spectacular Heroes!
    Aquaman; Rip Hunter... Time Master
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Maxim Stamp Co., Inc.
  16. 15. ["When are you chowhounds gonna learn..."]
    Sgt. Route-Step O'Malley
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Ed Boner