Blackhawk #201
(October 1964)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1964-08-13
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
George Kashdan
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

Copyright 1964 by National Periodical Publications, Inc.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Enemy Blackhawk Creatures! (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; Chop-Chop; Andre; Hendrickson]
Reprints

Smoking Is for Squares! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Paulette Breen
Synopsis
Paulette Breen, Miss American Teenager, lectures some teen boys on the evils of smoking.
Keywords
smoking

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Palisades Amusement Park, N.J., is part of a wall poster featuring Breen.

The Enemy Blackhawk Creatures [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 2)

Blackhawk / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop]; Professor Milbrook
Synopsis
The Blackhawks foil a museum robbery, but a precious pearl is lost down a drain hole. Professor Milbrook appears on the scene and offers to make the Blackhawks small enough to retrieve the pearl. Andre takes him up on his offer, but it turns out that Milbrook plans to use his machine to turn the Blackhawks into energy beings instead.
Reprints
Keywords
invention; machine guns; pearl

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

Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Canine Teachers! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; crime
Synopsis
Use of police dogs in safety demonstrations in schools.
Reprints

Nothing Else Is Silly Putty! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

At Last! By Popular Demand! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

80 Page Giant / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

The Enemy Blackhawk Creatures, Part 2 (Table of Contents: 9)

Blackhawk / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop]; Professor Milbrook
Synopsis
The remaining Blackhawks lure the four energy-beings to a deserted amusement park. All the Blackhawks eventually become energy-beings, but then change back to normal, but at a tiny size. They turn the Professor's machine on him and overcome him when he becomes as small as they are.
Reprints
Keywords
amusement park

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

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

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

Mike Marvel System / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Blackhawk By-Lines / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Hank Laurence; Billy Bennett; Charles Kennon; and Bob Butts.

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

Willy and Dilly / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I got my toy gun.
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Willy; Dilly; Hector
Synopsis
Hector's dad won't let him play soldier, because he's in the Navy
Keywords
Navy; soldier

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Last Shot for Hendrickson (Table of Contents: 15)

Blackhawk Detached Service Diary / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop]; The Sniper
Synopsis
The Blackhawks pursue The Sniper to Alaska, where they are captured in the criminal's glass-domed greenhouse. The Sniper offers to compete in a duel with Hendrickson for the Blackhawks' freedom, but booby-traps Hendrickson's rifle to blind him and paralyze his shooting hand.
Reprints
Keywords
Alaska; blind; booby-trap; greenhouse; man-eating plants; paralyzed; rifle

Indexer Notes

In The Comic Reader #27, July 1964, George Kashdan is credited with writing the Blackhawk fillers. (Nick Caputo)

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

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

100 Magnets Only 79¢ (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

104 Kings' Knights / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Enemy Blackhawk Creatures!
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. Smoking Is for Squares!
  3. 2. The Enemy Blackhawk Creatures [Part 1]
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. ["Long time! Long time!"]
    Tootsie Rolls
  5. 4. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue..."]
    DC Comics
  6. 5. Canine Teachers!
  7. 6. Nothing Else Is Silly Putty!
    Silly Putty
  8. 7. At Last! By Popular Demand!
    80 Page Giant
  9. 8. ["Boys and girls! Be my guest at the following..."]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. The Enemy Blackhawk Creatures, Part 2
    Blackhawk
  11. 10. ["What makes a Tootsie Pop so special?"]
    Tootsie Roll Pops
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Mike Marvel System
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Blackhawk By-Lines
  14. 13. ["I got my toy gun."]
    Willy and Dilly
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  16. 15. Last Shot for Hendrickson
    Blackhawk Detached Service Diary
  17. 16. ["I like chocolate fudge best!"]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  18. 17. 100 Magnets Only 79¢
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
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  • Merlin Haas
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  • Gene Reed
  • Gregory Fischer
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