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Name: Description:

?, Charlie
First named on page: 18 

- A 'name' given to Roland when he asked some boys in Tull, for a restaurant:

'Weed-eater! How long you been screwing your sister, Charlie! Weed-eater!'.

?, Cuthbert
First named on page: 77 

- Friend of Roland from the past. Owned David the Falcon.

?, Gabrielle
First named on page: 86

- Mother of Roland. Lover of Marten.

?, Marten
First named on page: 77

- A Wizard from Roland's past. Roland's father's right-hand man and lover of Gabrielle, Roland's mother.

?, Paul
First named on page: 77

- Friend of Roland from the past.

?, Roland
The main character

- On his way to The Dark Tower and in persuit of the Man in Black. Son of Gabrielle. Killed 39 men, 14 women and 5 children in Tull - that was everyone in Tull!!

?, Sheb
First named on page: 21

- An old man Roland met in Tull. Talked to Roland in the High Speech. Roland thought him to be the Man in Black. Owner of Sheb's Restaurant in Tull,- he also tried to kill Roland for stealing Allie from him. Played the piano in the Restaurant.

?, Susan
First named on page: 77

- Lover of Roland from the past. Told Roland a story of Oedipus. Murdered in a fire. Roland thought of her as: 'the lovely girl at the window.'

Ageless Stranger, The
First named on page: 201

- The person who Walter/The Man in Black said Roland must now seek and defeat. The Master of the Man in Black.

Aileen
First named on page: 77

- Friend of Roland from his past.

Alice
First named on page: 26

- Watched the Man in Black when he entered Tull. Worked as a bartender at Sheb's bar. Friend/lover of Roland, and ex of Sheb. She was taken hostage on the last day in Tull. Roland had to kill her when he left Tull. She had a scar on her face and she played the fiddle.

Allen
First named on page: 151

- Childhood friend of Roland.

Arthur, King
First named on page: 85

- One of the Nights of the Round Table. From Roland's past.

Beast, The
First named on page: 202

- The keeper of The Dark Tower.

Brown, ?
First named on page: 7

- Described as:

'...a surprisingly young man with a wild shock of a strawberry hair.'

He was weeding his stand of corn, when Roland first met him. Lived on the edge of the desert, and fed Roland corn and beans. Owner of Zoltan the raven which he taught to speak.

Castner
First named on page: 38

- Owner of a scrawny Dry Goods emporium in Tull.

Chambers, Jake
First named on page: 67

- Saved Roland's life at the Way Station, after Roland had walked 16 days through the desert. Helped him with his quest for the man in black. He had died when hit by a car in his own world, and found himself in Roland's world. He died falling from the railway tracks just before Roland caught up with the Man in Black. Perhaps nine years old.

Chambers, Mrs. ?
First named on page: 73

- Mother of Jake Chambers. Wife of Mr. Chambers.

Described as:
'...scrawny in a sexy way, often goes to bed with sick friends.'

Chambers, Mr.
First named on page: 73

- Father of Jake Chambers. Husband of Mrs. Chambers. Worked for The Network.

Described as:
'...a man who makes a great deal of money because he is a master of "the hill".'

Cort
First named on page: 57

- Roland and Cuthbert's teacher. Taught Roland how to Shoot. His job was to teach the sons of Gunslingers.

David
First named on page: 86

- A falcon named after the boy with the sing. Owned by Cuthbert. It was David Roland used to fight Cort at the Great Hall.

de Curry, Jamie
First named on page: 129

- From Roland's past. Roland was thinking of the past:

'...all of them gone, Randolph, Jamie de Curry...'.

Feldon, Amy
First named on page: 25

- Zachary had thrown Amy's shirt over her head and was painting zodiac signs on her knees. Shot by Roland when he was leaving Tull.

Hax
First named on page: 91

- Cook in the West kitchen where Roland was trained by Cort. He was hung for treason on Gallows Hill.

Interloper, The
First named on page: 39

- Mentioned by Sylvia Pittston at the Sabbath. A person who was supposed to make people turn against God. Roland was accused of being one in Tull, that's why the people of Tull attacked Roland.

Jeremiah
First named on page: 131

- From Roland's and Jake's first meeting with the Man in Black:

'...a prophet of doom, his voice the voice of Jeremiah.'

Jonas
First named on page: 77

- Thought of by Roland as he was thinking of how Jake ? died in his own world.

Jonson
First named on page: 43

- Man in church at the Sabbath in Tull. Renouncing his sins to Sylvia Pittston.

Kinnerly
First named on page: 24

- Livery owner in Tull. Described as:

'...tooth-less and plagued with daughters.'

Father of Soobie. Shot by Roland when he killed the entire town of Tull.

Kiss
First named on page: 75

- Rock band Jake Chambers hears, when he is laying on the street dying. Mentioned by Jake when Roland hypnotizes him at the Way Station.

Maerlyn
First named on page: 201

- The person who Walter/The Man in Black said Roland must now seek and defeat. The Master of the Man in Black.

Maggie
First named on page: 92

- Worked with Hax in the west kitchen. Gave Roland and Cuthbert some pie.

Man in Black, The
First named on page: 3

- The man Roland was following. ? Brown asked if he was a sorcerer. Brought Nort back to life in Tull.

Merlin
First named on page: 85

- Wizard from Roland's past. With King Arthur.

Mill, Aunt
First named on page: 26

- She sang along on 'Christian Soldiers' at Mort's funeral in Tull, when the Man in Black sat at the bar in Sheb's Restaurant. Shot by Roland when he killed the entire town of Tull.

Nort
First named on page: 21 

- An old man dying in front of Sheb's Restaurant in Tull:

' He died with that grin on his face, in his own vomit.'

Was brought back to life by the Man in Black. Nort thought he had been touched by God when he came back to life.

Pappa Doc
First named on page: 10

- Supplies Brown with beans.

'...the water's a gift from God. Pappa Doc brings the beans.'

Pittston, Sylvia
First named on page: 39

- Preacher in Tull.

Described as:
'A woman with poison religion, only comes out on Sundays to serve up the hell-fire!'

Huge woman, who had become the lover of the Man in Black, and thought she was carring his baby. Lead the attack on Roland. Shot by Roland when he killed the entire town of Tull.

Randolph
First named on page: 129

- From Roland's past. Roland was thinking of the past:

'...all of them gone, Randolph, Jamie de Curry...'.

Robeson
First named on page: 93

- A guard at the training facility. Spoke to Hax about poisoned meat.

Roland the Elder
First named on page: xx

- Mentioned in the Way Station, subchapter 2. It might be an error, as this should be Steven, father of Roland. Husband of Gabrielle.

Shaw, Greta
First named on page: 72

- Cook for Mrs. Chambers.

Slow Mutants, The
First named on page: 126

- Mutants who attacked Roland and Jake in the railway tunnel. Humanoid creatures, with tentacles and a faint svamp-fire glow.

'...a knotted mess of tentacular limbs with suckers.'

Soobie
First named on page: 24

- Daughter of Kinnerly. Lived in Tull. Perhaps eleven years old. Shot by Roland when he killed the entire town of Tull.

Speaking Demon, The
First named on page: 81

- Spoke to Roland in the High Speech in the basement of the Way Station. Spoke in a voice similar to Alice from Tull.

Thomas
First named on page: 151

- Childhood friend of Roland. One of Roland's training buddys. Thomas and Jamie de Curry were the ones who fetched the nurses for Cort, when Roland had defeated him.

Walter
First named on page: 3

- The man Roland was following. ? Brown asked if he was a sorcerer. Brought Nort back to life in Tull.

Wheeler
First named on page: 95

- A name mentioned by Roland's father:

'You are not quick, like Cuthbert or Wheeler's boy.'

Zachary
First named on page: 25

- Painted zodiac signs on the knees of Amy Feldon, when the Man in Black entered Tull.

Zoltan
First named on page: 8

- Raven owned by Brown. Brown taught the raven to speak and the first words Roland heard from Zoltan was:

'Screw you and the horse you rode in on!'

Made a Tak-tak-tak noise.


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