(March 1971)

Skywald, 1971 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Skywald Publishing Corporation
Brand
Skywald Comics
Editing
Sol Brodsky; Herschel Waldman

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Bravados / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Syd Shores ?; Jack Katz ?
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Irving Watanabe ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's get 'em men...Death to the Bravados!
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bravados [Joshua Reno; Jefferson Drumm; Gideon; Hellion [Helen Hawkins]; Charade]

The Bravados! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Bravados / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Jean Izzo

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bravados [Joshua Reno; Jefferson Drumm; Gideon; Hellion [Helen Hawkins]; Charade] (Origin); Melinda Reno (Flashback)
Synopsis
The origin of how the Bravados banded together when Jefferson Drumm was attacked by the gang that killed everyone in a small western town.

The Town That Forgot! (Table of Contents: 2)

Billy Nevada [Billy the Kid] / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Billy Nevada; Sam Perkins; George Barton; Phil Walcott; Mort Wallner
Synopsis
The townspeople of Ulster are frightened by Mort Wallner's gang into acting like they want nothing to do with Billy Nevada when he comes to visit but they get their nerve back when Billy fights back alone against Mort's gang.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

name relettered throughout from Billy the Kid

The Durango Kid's Western Dictionary (Table of Contents: 3)

Durango Kid / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
western-frontier
Synopsis
The meaning of the words butte, cowboy, dynamite, elk, fly and guns.
Reprints

Dead-Shot Debby! (Table of Contents: 4)

Durango Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
Fred Guardineer
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Guardineer ?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Durango Kid; Debby Stone; Mike
Reprints

"The Dynamiters!" (Table of Contents: 5)

Swift Arrow [Straight Arrow] / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Meagher
Inks
Fred Meagher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Swift Arrow [Steve Adams]; Joe Lawson; Buck Travis; Steve Adams; Packy; Dusty Gribble; Fury
Synopsis
Dusty Gribbles Syndicate steals some dynamite to use to put the Silver Sue Mine out of business. Swift Arrow has to pass through a dangerous swamp with quicksand and make an incredible shot with his bow to stop the dynamite from blowing up the dam and ruining the Silver Sue Mine.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is a refeatured, retouched Straight Arrow strip.

The Two Guns of Rio Vegas! (Table of Contents: 6)

Rio Vegas / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Rio Vegas; George Winston; Martha Winston
Synopsis
Rio Vegas takes a long fall into a chasm and ends up with amnesia. George Winston tells him that he's his brother and starts to take him into town to get the reward. When he hears that some badhats have seen Rio and plan to kill him he changes his mind and goes back to help him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

name relettered througout from Billy the Kid?

Art id by Steven Grant via the GCD Error List.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Let's get 'em men...Death to the Bravados!"]
    The Bravados
  2. 1. The Bravados!
    The Bravados
  3. 2. The Town That Forgot!
    Billy Nevada [Billy the Kid]
  4. 3. The Durango Kid's Western Dictionary
    Durango Kid
  5. 4. Dead-Shot Debby!
    Durango Kid
  6. 5. "The Dynamiters!"
    Swift Arrow [Straight Arrow]
  7. 6. The Two Guns of Rio Vegas!
    Rio Vegas
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