(July-August 1971)

Skywald, 1971 Series
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Price
0.60 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Skywald Publishing Corporation
Brand
A Skywald Publication
Editing
Sol Brodsky; Gary Friedrich (script); Bill Everett (special effects)

Issue Notes

Publisher: Israel Waldman and Sol Brodsky. Contributors were listed on the masthead. The individual stories themselves are uncredited.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hell-Rider / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Rosenbaum (painting)
Inks
Harry Rosenbaum (painting)
Colors
Harry Rosenbaum (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru; John Celardo; Dick Ayers (illustrations)
Inks
Mike Esposito (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

contents page includes illustrations from interior stories.

How...Why...Hell-Rider? (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
Ross Andru; John Celardo (illustrations)
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Background on the beginnings of Hell-Rider. Includes bios of Ross Andru and Mike Esposito. Sequence added by Richard Arndt, 2005-09-21 (Per Sandell ed.)

Introducing... the Hell-Rider (Table of Contents: 3)

Hell-Rider / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hell-Rider (intro, origin)
Reprints

The Butterfly (Table of Contents: 4)

Butterfly / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
John Celardo
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
Jean Izzo

Genre
superhero
Characters
Butterfly (intro, origin)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Celardo pencils and Esposito inks per Lou Mougin, Christos Gage and Nick Caputo. Richard Arndt and Al Hewetson originally credited Rich Buckler on pencils.

Introducing... the Wild Bunch (Table of Contents: 5)

Wild Bunch / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
Irving Watanabe

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wild Bunch (intro, origin)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dick Ayers pencils per Lou Mougin and Nick Caputo. Richard Arndt previously credited Syd Shores.

The Final Chapter (Table of Contents: 6)

Hell-Rider / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hell-Rider; Butterfly; Wild Bunch
Reprints

Curly's Cycle Corner (Table of Contents: 7)

Curly's Cycle Corner / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
Ross Andru (illustrations)
Inks
Mike Esposito (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Q & A and motorcycle advice column. Sequence added by Richard Arndt, 2005-09-21 (Per Sandell ed.)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hell-Rider
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. How...Why...Hell-Rider?
  4. 3. Introducing... the Hell-Rider
    Hell-Rider
  5. 4. The Butterfly
    Butterfly
  6. 5. Introducing... the Wild Bunch
    Wild Bunch
  7. 6. The Final Chapter
    Hell-Rider
  8. 7. Curly's Cycle Corner
    Curly's Cycle Corner
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  • Nick Caputo
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Per Sandell
  • Gregory Fischer