The Brock Bat's cowl was very similar to that of the Batman's.
Chic appears as The Sword one final time, wearing a top hat and domino mask instead of his previous yellow and red long johns.
The introductory text states that Chic often becomes the Sword.
Original indexer reports Plas being forced to smoke marijuana in this story.
Mike Kooiman and Jim Amash state in the Quality Companion that Gustavson created the strip and wrote it. Gustavson's son, Terry Gustafson, concurs.