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