Nightmare #23
(February 1975)

Skywald, 1970 Series
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Price
1.00 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Skywald Publishing Corporation
Brand
A Skywald Horror-Mood Publication
Editing
Al Hewetson (credited as Alan Hewetson) (editor)

Issue Notes

Cover identifies it as The 1975 Nightmare Winter Special, only the titlepage identifies it as #23.
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The 1975 Nightmare Winter Special (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Vicente Segrelles (credited as Segrelles) (cover painting); Maelo Cintron (credited as Cintron) (cover insert painting)
Inks
Vicente Segrelles (credited as Segrelles) (cover painting); Maelo Cintron (credited as Cintron) (cover insert painting)
Colors
Vicente Segrelles (credited as Segrelles) (cover painting); ?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[Frontispiece] (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Day (signed as Gene Day) (illustration)
Inks
Gene Day (signed as Gene Day) (illustration)
Letters
typeset

The Human Gargoyles, Part 9: The Human Gargoyles vs. the Human Dead (Table of Contents: 2)

The Human Gargoyles / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson (credited as Alan Hewetson)
Pencils
Maelo Cintron (credited) (signed as CT.)
Inks
Maelo Cintron (credited) (signed as CT.)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued from Nightmare #20. Part 9. Story never concluded. The story was originally intended for the Human Gargoyles Special advertised in Nightmare #16.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Human Gargoyles / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Vicente Segrelles (credited as Segrelles)
Inks
Vicente Segrelles (credited as Segrelles)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Black and white repo of a future, never published, cover featuring the Human Gargoyles.

Nightmare Mailbag (Table of Contents: 4)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Martín Sauri (vignettes)
Inks
Martín Sauri (vignettes)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text article and letters' page.

[The Fiend of Changsha! Ad] (Table of Contents: 5)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sanho Kim (credited as Chull Sanho Kim)
Inks
Sanho Kim (credited as Chull Sanho Kim)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Promo for Kim’s story in Psycho #24.

Tradition of the Wolf (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Fedory (credited as Edward Fedory)
Pencils
Martín Sauri (signed as Martin Sauri) (credited as Robert Martin)
Inks
Martín Sauri (signed as Martin Sauri) (credited as Robert Martin)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Remarkable for the extraordinary number of art swipes in it, backgrounds appear to be lifted from various Esteban Maroto stories, while foreground characters are lifted from Maroto and Frazetta's stories done for Warren comics, especially Frazetta's "Werewolf" from Creepy #1.

Death Walk! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Fedory (credited as Edward Fedory)
Pencils
José María Cardona (credited as Andy Crandon)
Inks
José María Cardona (credited as Andy Crandon)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Time for Living, Time for Dying (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Gene Day
Inks
Gene Day
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Vampire Freaks (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson (credited as William Davie)
Pencils
Cándido Ruiz Pueyo (credited as Stan Connerty)
Inks
Cándido Ruiz Pueyo (credited as Stan Connerty)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story credited to William Davie, art credited to Stan Connerty.

The Thing in the Ragged Mountains (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson (credited as Ted Freeman)
Pencils
Amador (signed as AMADOR) (credited as Walter Fortiss)
Inks
Amador (signed as AMADOR) (credited as Walter Fortiss)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story credited to Ted Freeman, art credited to Walter Fortiss.

Fistful of Flesh (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson (credited as Leslie Jerome)
Pencils
Fulgenci Cabrerizo (credited as Denis Ford)
Inks
Fulgenci Cabrerizo (credited as Denis Ford)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story credited to Leslie Jerome, art credited to Denis Ford.

Snakewizard! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Augustine Funnell (credited)
Pencils
José María Cardona (credited as Andy Crandon)
Inks
José María Cardona (credited as Andy Crandon)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[Werewolf graphic novel ad] (Table of Contents: 13)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Martín Sauri (credited as Robert Martin)
Inks
Martín Sauri (credited as Robert Martin)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Back cover: Ad for never published graphic novel.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The 1975 Nightmare Winter Special
  2. 1. [Frontispiece]
  3. 2. The Human Gargoyles, Part 9: The Human Gargoyles vs. the Human Dead
    The Human Gargoyles
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Human Gargoyles
  5. 4. Nightmare Mailbag
  6. 5. [The Fiend of Changsha! Ad]
  7. 6. Tradition of the Wolf
  8. 7. Death Walk!
  9. 8. Time for Living, Time for Dying
  10. 9. The Vampire Freaks
  11. 10. The Thing in the Ragged Mountains
  12. 11. Fistful of Flesh
  13. 12. Snakewizard!
  14. 13. [Werewolf graphic novel ad]
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