(1974)

Skywald, 1974 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Published 8 times a year
On-sale date
1974
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Skywald Publishing Corporation
Brand
A Skywald Horror-Mood Publication
Editing
Al Hewetson
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Magazine size
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Addition to title: 1974. Additional and new Skywald data by Rich Arndt from his Complete Skywald checklist sites at www.enjolrasworld.com and www.enjolrasworld.com/Miscellaneous/Richard%20Arndt/ and used with his permission.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Vicente Segrelles (painting)
Inks
Vicente Segrelles (painting)
Colors
Vicente Segrelles (painting)
Letters
?

Reprints

[The tales of horror you read in Nightmare Scream Psycho are unlike the tales of horror you are likely to read in any other horror magazine on the newstands today!] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Macabre Collector's Issue Nightmare Yearbook (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

The God of the Dead (Table of Contents: 3)

Dracula / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Jose Martin Sauri [as Bob Martin]
Inks
Jose Martin Sauri [as Bob Martin]
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dracula; Evangeline; Magdeline
Synopsis
Dracula creates an army of the children of a village and then sends them to kill their parents.
Reprints

The Saga of the Human Gargoyles (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Dracula Is Alive (?) and Evil in This 1974 Nightmare Yearbook (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson [as Archaic Al]
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Richard Arndt, 2005-09-20 (Per Sandell ed.)

Berenice (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

A Rottin' Deal (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones
Pencils
Bruce Jones
Inks
Bruce Jones
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Felix Townsend; Peter (Felix' nephew)
Synopsis
Peter kills his uncle on a treasure hunt in the desert, but his uncle's rotting corpse haunts him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprint: Info by Richard Arndt, 2005-09-20 (Per Sandell ed.)

Let the Dreamer Beware (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Ralph Reese
Inks
Ralph Reese
Letters
Irving Watanabe
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Alex Nimbo; Florence Nimbo; Dileeth
Synopsis
Alex Nimbo murders his wife to get out of his hellish marriage and to get to the land of his dreams.
Reprints

The Archaic Back Issues Vault of Horror-Mood Masterworks (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Escape (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dennis Fujitake
Pencils
Dennis Fujitake (signed)
Inks
Dennis Fujitake (signed)
Letters
Jean Izzo
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Baron Renphrew; Kane
Synopsis
The imprisoned Baron Renphrew has a plan for his escape.
Reprints

Whence Stalked the Werewolf (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Len Brown
Pencils
Carlos Garzon (signed)
Inks
Carlos Garzon (signed)
Letters
Irving Watanabe
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Allan Bund; Dr. Tracy; werewolf
Synopsis
Psychiatrist Bund finds more than he bargained for when he makes a patient relive an earlier life.
Reprints

Power of the Pen (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
Doug Wildey
Inks
Doug Wildey
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jeff Denning; Crowley (Denning's editor); George Marsh; Bonnie Marsh; Sandy Preston
Synopsis
Novelist Jeff Denning discovers that his typewriter gives life to his stories.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lead characters appearances are based on Archie Goodwin (Denning's editor) and Stan Lee (Jeff Denning). (Richard Arndt)

Hag of the Blood Basket! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Tom Sutton
Inks
Tom Sutton ?; Chic Stone ?
Letters
Irving Watanabe
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Madam du Sade; Vogt; Drakkos
Synopsis
Madam du Sade is sent to the guillotine and then to hell.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The lead character greatly resembles EC’s Old Witch.

In the original printing (Nightmare #4) Tom Sutton used the pseudonym Sean Todd. In this reprint there is no mentioning of Sean Todd, just Tom Sutton.

[Psycho #20 ad] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

[Scream #7 Ad] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [The tales of horror you read in Nightmare Scream Psycho are unlike the tales of horror you are likely to read in any other horror magazine on the newstands today!]
  3. 2. Macabre Collector's Issue Nightmare Yearbook
  4. 3. The God of the Dead
    Dracula
  5. 4. The Saga of the Human Gargoyles
    Human Gargoyles
  6. 5. Dracula Is Alive (?) and Evil in This 1974 Nightmare Yearbook
  7. 6. Berenice
  8. 7. A Rottin' Deal
  9. 8. Let the Dreamer Beware
  10. 9. The Archaic Back Issues Vault of Horror-Mood Masterworks
  11. 10. Escape
  12. 11. Whence Stalked the Werewolf
  13. 12. Power of the Pen
  14. 13. Hag of the Blood Basket!
  15. 14. [Psycho #20 ad]
  16. 15. [Scream #7 Ad]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Thomas Johnson
  • Richard Arndt
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Martin O'Hearn