Chic appears as The Sword for the last time.
Henkel himself said, in Alter Ego #48, that super-heroes didn't interest him. He was more into adventures stories, like those in the movies........he liked realism. Perhaps this was why Carter appeared in costume as The Sword for only a very short time. Added by Craig Delich 2014-1-3.
Mike Kooiman and Jim Amash state in the Quality Companion that Gustavson created the strip and wrote it. Gustavson's son, Terry Gustafson, concurs.
Letterer credit from Terry Gustafson, Paul Gustavson's son.