Blackhawk #55
(August 1952)

Quality Comics, 1944 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
A Quality Comic Publication
Editing
Al Grenet
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age; then Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Red Ransom (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Reed Crandall ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawk; Andre (inset); Stanislaus (inset); Hendrickson (inset); Olaf (inset); Chop-Chop (inset); Chuck (inset) (all as the Blackhawks)

Red Ransom! (Table of Contents: 1)

Blackhawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Reed Crandall ?
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawk; Andre; Stanislaus; Hendrickson; Olaf; Chop-Chop; Chuck (all as the Blackhawks); General Klang (intro, villain); Wah Jung [Chop-Chop's cousin]

[Money to Burn] (Table of Contents: 2)

Chop Chop / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson
Pencils
Paul Gustavson
Inks
Paul Gustavson
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
adventure; humor; war
Characters
Chop Chop
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

The Rocketmen! (Table of Contents: 3)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Ward ?
Inks
Chuck Cuidera
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawk; Andre; Stanislaus; Hendrickson; Olaf; Chop-Chop; Chuck (all as the Blackhawks); Leonardo Da Vinci (intro, villain, not the original)

The Horror Bomb (Table of Contents: 4)

Blackhawk / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Chuck Cuidera
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawk; Andre; Stanislaus; Hendrickson; Olaf; Chop-Chop; Chuck (all as the Blackhawks); Klev; Rugarians (villains)

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. Art credits per Nick Caputo, December 2018.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Red Ransom
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. Red Ransom!
    Blackhawk
  3. 2. [Money to Burn]
    Chop Chop
  4. 3. The Rocketmen!
    Blackhawk
  5. 4. The Horror Bomb
    Blackhawk
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Henry Andrews
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin
  • Mark Gordon