Blackhawk #175
(August 1962)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1962-06-12
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 Detective Comics #305 and copyright registration.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Creature with Blackhawk's Brain! (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Chuck; Hendrickson]

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Prisoners of the Lost Land (Table of Contents: 2)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop]; Blackie (hawk)
Synopsis
In a remote mountain valley, the Blackhawks are captured and forced to assemble an ancient alien machine that a gang plans to use to plunder.
Reprints
Keywords
aliens; mountains

Boys and Girls...All Superman DC Annuals Have 80 Exciting Pages! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

Convoy Terror / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

See the Most Exciting Roles of Lois Lane (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Lois Lane Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Do-It-Yourself Villains (Table of Contents: 7)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk (also as Copter-Man); Chuck; Andre; Hendrickson; Chop-Chop; Olaf; Stanislaus (cameo)]; Mr. Whoo; King Kangaroo; Balloon Man; Magneto; Lightning Man
Synopsis
Mr. Whoo sells costume kits to commit crimes, with his fee being 50 percent of the loot. Blackhawk captures one of the costumed crooks and figures out a way to foil the leader's plans.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Hawk-Copter; robberies; costumes

Have You Seen the New Comicpac (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Operation Grasshopper (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Army experiments with a personal rocket pack to allow soldiers to cover ground quickly.

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

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

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

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Creature with Blackhawk's Brain (Table of Contents: 12)

Blackhawk / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop]
Synopsis
Aliens from Sorgos apparently lose control of a creature on Earth and can only restrain it with a weapon powered by 40 grams of radium. Blackhawk finds that the situation is more complex than it seems.
Keywords
aliens; brain-transfer; jets; parachutes; radium; spaceship

You Must Not Miss These Great Issues! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

Chet Atkins Method / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Creature with Blackhawk's Brain!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Prisoners of the Lost Land
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. Boys and Girls...All Superman DC Annuals Have 80 Exciting Pages!
    DC Comics
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Convoy Terror
  6. 5. Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes!
    Batman Annual
  7. 6. See the Most Exciting Roles of Lois Lane
    Lois Lane Annual
  8. 7. The Do-It-Yourself Villains
    Blackhawk
  9. 8. Have You Seen the New Comicpac
    DC Comics
  10. 9. Operation Grasshopper
  11. 10. ["Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park..."]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  13. 12. The Creature with Blackhawk's Brain
    Blackhawk
  14. 13. You Must Not Miss These Great Issues!
    DC Comics
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Chet Atkins Method
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Norton Products
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