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Blackhawk #29 is an issue of the series Blackhawk (Volume 1) with a cover date of February, 1950.

Synopsis for "The Mask of the Basilisk"

Appearing in "The Mask of the Basilisk"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:


  • The Basilisk (Single appearance)
    • her band of terrorists, the B-men


  • undisclosed meeting place of Allied Democracies
    • that city's airport
  • Basilisk's mountain fortress
    • strange towers


  • Blackhawk Portable Radio-Finder Disc


Synopsis for Chop Chop: "On Stage"

Appearing in Chop Chop: "On Stage"

Featured Characters:


  • Kemp, butler
  • Sun Sing, gangster (Mentioned only)

Other Characters:

  • Tommy
  • Tommy's dad


  • ivory box

Synopsis for "The Waterfall Fort"

Appearing in "The Waterfall Fort"

Featured Characters:


  • Trong (Only appearance; dies)
    • his airborne raiders (Dies)


  • an unexplored part of the Tropics
    • jungle
      • fake waterfall w/ underground aerodrome (Destroyed)


  • Trong's black-and-white WWII-style fighter-bombers, at least six (at least three destroyed)
  • six Blackhawk North American F-86 Sabre Jets


  • Chuck Cuidera has been identified as the inker of this cover. The penciler has not yet been identified, but is speculated to be Bill Quackenbush. See the page for Blackhawk #29 at the Grand Comics Database.
  • First issue for Harry Stein as Editor.
  • These are the twenty-seventh and twenty-eighth appearances of the team's North American F-86 Sabrejets, and so far no character and no caption has mentioned the change, or called the new aircraft anything more specific than "Blackhawk Planes."
  • The Mask of the Basilisk
    • The Basilisk is captured alive and vows to escape and return, but never will.
  • Also featured in this issue of Blackhawk was:
    • "Flying Saucer" (text story)

See Also

Links and References

Blackhawk #29, Feb 1950

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