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"Blackhawk: "Captured By Count Hokoy"": The synopsis for this issue has not yet been written.

Modern Comics #47 is an issue of the series Modern Comics (Volume 1) with a cover date of March, 1946.

Synopsis for Blackhawk: "Captured By Count Hokoy"

Appearing in Blackhawk: "Captured By Count Hokoy"

Featured Characters:


  • Count Hokoy, former collaborator w/ Imperial Japan (Dies)
    • fugitive ex-Axis officers:
      • Zongar (wears a monocle) (Dies)
      • Matsuma (Dies)
      • at least 3 others (All die.)

Other Characters:

  • Parsee, Allies' secret agent (Dies)



Synopsis for Choo Choo: "The Practical Joker"

Appearing in Choo Choo: "The Practical Joker"

Featured Characters:

  • Choo Choo LaMoe

Supporting Characters:

  • Cherry
  • Charlie Hines

Synopsis for Death Patrol: "The Mail Rocketeer"

Hank gets to pilot the New Radar Electrically Controlled Mail Delivery Rocket Ship, from Coast to Coast, and is convoyed by the Death Patrol, in the cause of Science.

Appearing in Death Patrol: "The Mail Rocketeer"

Featured Characters:

Other Characters:

  • Joe, from the aerospace firm


  • gang of crooks from a rival aerospace firm


  • Death Patrol Private Airport
  • West Coast Airport
  • East Coast Airport


  • Death Patrol's Five Unique Aircraft

Synopsis for Private Dogtag: "Tank Trouble"

Appearing in Private Dogtag: "Tank Trouble"

Featured Characters:

Synopsis for Will Bragg: "Introducing Will Bragg"

Appearing in Will Bragg: "Introducing Will Bragg"

Featured Characters:

  • Will Bragg (First appearance)

Synopsis for Ezra: "Miss Ferris Arrives"

Appearing in Ezra: "Miss Ferris Arrives"

Featured Characters:

  • Exra


  • Blackhawk:
    • In "Captured By Count Hokoy", Stanislaus makes reference to an earlier adventure in which he was blind for a length of time.[1]
    • Stanislaus is head-konked unconscious, for the first time, with a thrown handgun. Blackhawk is head-konked unconscious, for the seventh time,[2] with a pistol butt. Being a Blackhawk is dangerous.
  • Death Patrol:
    • Del Van Dyne is visible for the first time since Military Comics #41.
    • Besides Del, only Boris, Hank, Hotintot, and Jackie are visible in the story.
    • Hank persistently calls Jackie "Junior," and it's not really possible to tell if that's a still nickname or not.
  • First issue for Will Bragg by Paul Gustavson.
  • Also featured in this issue of Modern Comics were:
    • Johnny Doughboy, by Bernard Dibble
    • "Mountains of Glass, Part 2" (text story)

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