Tomahawk #73

DC Comics

United States

Published
March-April 1961
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16147

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (associate)
George Kashdan (associate)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Secret of the Indian Sorceress! (Tomahawk) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Historical; western-frontier
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Blue Waters

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #60 ([September 1961?])
Secret of the Indian Sorceress!
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (Jowett Institute of Physical Training) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jowett Institute of Physical Training

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Secret of the Indian Sorceress (Tomahawk) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Historical; western-frontier
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Blue Waters

Credits

Script
Dave Wood
Art
Fred Ray
Letters
Stan Starkman

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #60 ([September 1961?])
Secret of the Indian Sorceress

Synopsis

Blue Waters, an Indian girl who commands giant creatures, encounters Tomahawk and Dan.

Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Blackhawk; My Greatest Adventure) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"For the very best..."

Featuring

Feature
Blackhawk; My Greatest Adventure
Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Buck Skinner) Comic story, 1 page

"Look at the black sky."

Featuring

Feature
Buck Skinner
Genre
Humor; western-frontier

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 5. Don't Sell Nature Short! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Synopsis

A wildlife preserve wins out over plans to build a new shopping center.

Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Show/hide 6. Who Is Hawkman (Hawkman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Hawkman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Joe Kubert
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1956 series) #34 [first Silver Age Hawkman]

Show/hide 7. The Redcoat Safari (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Historical; western-frontier
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; General Graves

Credits

Script
Ed Herron
Art
Fred Ray
Letters
Stan Starkman

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #25 ([June 1961?])
The Redcoat Safari

Synopsis

Tomahawk successfully cuts off the food supply to a Redcoat regiment so they will not be able to attack Fort Freedom.

Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Show/hide 8. No title recorded Statement of ownership, 0.33 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Statement of October 1, 1960

Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months: 180,000

Owner: National Comics Publications, Inc., H. Donenfeld, J.S. Liebowitz, P.H. Sampliner, G. Donenfeld, S.U. Sampliner, F. Iger, I. Donenfeld; S. Iger, A. Donenfeld, J.S. Liebowitz and A.S. Herzog as trustees for I. Donenfeld and S. Donenfeld, I. Rappaport and A.S. Herzog as trustees for L. Liebowitz and J.H. Liebowitz, H. Donenfeld Foundation, Inc., all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York 22, N.Y.

Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Strange Indian Beliefs!) Cartoon, 1 page

"The number four was considered by Crow Indians..."

Featuring

Feature
Strange Indian Beliefs!
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Synopsis

various Native American tribe superstitions are described

Show/hide 10. Snare in the Snow Text story, 1 page

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. Tracker -- The Canine Sleuth (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Historical; western-frontier
Characters
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Tracker

Credits

Script
Dave Wood
Art
Fred Ray
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Synopsis

Tracker helps Tomahawk and Dan expose the real thieves when it appears that a Mohican tribe is stealing valuable animal pelts.

Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Show/hide 12. Just Imagine! (Justice League of America) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #3

Show/hide 13. No title recorded (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales
Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Zenith Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Zenith Company

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 15. No title recorded (American Seed Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
American Seed Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 23036

Entry created

  • 24/09/2019

Cover added

  • 24/09/2019

Index completed

  • 24/09/2019