(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 (credited as Alan Hewetson) (editor)
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 (credited as Segrelles) (painting)
Inks
Vicente Segrelles (credited as Segrelles) (painting)
Colors
Vicente Segrelles (credited as 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

Reprints

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

Dracula / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson (credited as Alan Hewetson)
Pencils
Martín Sauri (signed as Martin Sauri) (credited as Bob Martin)
Inks
Martín Sauri (signed as Martin Sauri) (credited 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 (credited 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 (credited)
Pencils
Bruce Jones (credited)
Inks
Bruce Jones (credited)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

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 (credited)
Pencils
Ralph Reese (credited) (signed as Reese)
Inks
Ralph Reese (credited) (signed as Reese)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

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

Indexer Notes

The writer's name was misspelled as Jerry Seigel in the credits.

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 (credited)
Pencils
Dennis Fujitake (credited) (signed as Fujitake)
Inks
Dennis Fujitake (credited) (signed as Fujitake)
Letters
Jean Simek

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 (credited)
Pencils
Carlos Garzón (signed as C. Garzón R.) (credited as Carlos Garzon)
Inks
Carlos Garzón (signed as C. Garzón R.) (credited as Carlos Garzon)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

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 (credited)
Pencils
Doug Wildey (credited)
Inks
Doug Wildey (credited)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

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 (credited as Alan Hewetson)
Pencils
Tom Sutton (credited)
Inks
Tom Sutton ?; Chic Stone ?
Letters
Irv Watanabe

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)

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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]
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