(August 1943)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
John Beardsley (credited) (editor)

[Von Volter the Terrible] (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Kotzky
Inks
Alex Kotzky
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war; military
Characters
Blackhawk

[Von Volter the Terrible] (Table of Contents: 1)

Blackhawk / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk ?
Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Reed Crandall
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ready to open the hangar, mein Fuehrer?
Genre
adventure; war; military
Characters
Blackhawks [Blackhawk; Andre; Chuck; Hendrickson; Olaf; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop]; Adolph Hitler (Nazi villain); Herman (Nazi villain); Von Volter (Nazi villain, introduction, death); Nazis (villains, some die); the Butcher (mentioned only, from issue #13)
Synopsis
After the Blackhawks destroy the Nazi's new, massive aircraft, Hitler sends Von Volter and his men to engage them in battle.

Indexer Notes

(1) Story title taken from the cover.
(2) New verse added to the Blackhawk song: "Let the Tyrants give an ear! We will fill their souls with fear --- We are the Blackhawks!"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Johnny Doughboy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bernard Dibble
Pencils
Bernard Dibble
Inks
Bernard Dibble
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's so funny, Sergeant?
Genre
humor; military; war
Characters
Johnny Doughboy; Donovan; Sergeant
Synopsis
Johnny is transferred to the paratroops.

[The Voice Thrower] (Table of Contents: 3)

Private Dogtag / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bart Tumey (signed)
Pencils
Bart Tumey (signed)
Inks
Bart Tumey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ahh! Eet ees hokay!
Genre
humor

Fate Fights for Freedom (Table of Contents: 4)

Blackhawk / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; war; military
Characters
Blackhawk

[Von Ribbontripe and Hirocheato] (Table of Contents: 5)

Death Patrol / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gill Fox (signed)
Pencils
Gill Fox (signed)
Inks
Gill Fox (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Honorable sirs of the radio audience... today is the day!
Genre
humor; aviation; war
Characters
The Death Patrol [Del Van Dyne; Boris; Gramps; King Hotintot; Yogi]; Von Ribbontripe (villain, introduction); Hirocheato (villain, introduction)

[The Shanghaied Supply Ship] (Table of Contents: 6)

P.T. Boat / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Cassone
Inks
John Cassone ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Planes! Stand by for action!
Genre
war
Keywords
navy

[Rescue of the Army Fliers] (Table of Contents: 7)

Arctic Patrol / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Guardineer
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
Fred Guardineer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I see 'em up ahead Bernt!
Genre
war

[The Curse of the Medal] (Table of Contents: 8)

Sniper / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ted Udall
Pencils
Vern Henkel (signed as Henkel)
Inks
Vern Henkel (signed as Henkel)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Der situation in der conquered countries iss not so good!
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Karl Von Alpst (first appearance; villain; death); other "Protectors" (first appearance; villains; death); Adolf Hitler (villain) Hermann Goering (villain)

[Tana Lurner] (Table of Contents: 9)

Sailor Danny / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Art Gates (signed)
Pencils
Art Gates (signed)
Inks
Art Gates (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You're all to call for the girl whose name is on your card.
Genre
humor

Flying Forts Blast Berlin (Table of Contents: 10)

Secret War News / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Guardineer
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
Fred Guardineer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war

Indexer Notes

true story of Berlin bombing

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Von Volter the Terrible]
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. [Von Volter the Terrible]
    Blackhawk
  3. 2. ["What's so funny, Sergeant?"]
    Johnny Doughboy
  4. 3. [The Voice Thrower]
    Private Dogtag
  5. 4. Fate Fights for Freedom
    Blackhawk
  6. 5. [Von Ribbontripe and Hirocheato]
    Death Patrol
  7. 6. [The Shanghaied Supply Ship]
    P.T. Boat
  8. 7. [Rescue of the Army Fliers]
    Arctic Patrol
  9. 8. [The Curse of the Medal]
    Sniper
  10. 9. [Tana Lurner]
    Sailor Danny
  11. 10. Flying Forts Blast Berlin
    Secret War News
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