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Name: Description:

?, Bernardo

Calla Bryn Sturgis's town tosspot

?, Edna

Benny Slightman's Aunt

?, Frank

Part of the group that attacked Eddie Dean and Susannah Dean in Lud

?, Freddy

The names Freddy and Helena were carved into the wooden bridge near the George Washington Bridge

?, Helena

The names Freddy and Helena were carved into the wooden bridge near the George Washington Bridge.

?, Jeffy

Part of the circus put on at the Home shelter. He got in a fight and cut the throat of another person

?, Lars

Don Callahan fixed his radio. His mother packed Don a good lunch to take on the road with him

?, Lisa

At the Home shelter. She wanted help from Donald Callahan

?, Luster

Part of the group in Lud that attacked Eddie Dean and Susannah Dean

?, Marian

Maid of Lady Oriza Grenfall.

?, Maud

Part of the group that attacked Eddie Dean and Susannah Dean in Lud

?, Minnie

Twin sister of Molly Doolin. She was taken by the Wolves and roont

Adam

Biblical character mentioned in passing

Adams, Diego

Rancher, he attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis. Husband of Sarey

Adams, Sarey

Wife of Diego. Slightly fat but light on her feet. She can throw the plate. One of the people chosen to watch the children when they were taken out of town to hide from the Wolves

Ageless Stranger, The

Also known as Flagg, Marten and possibly Maerlyn

Agnew, Spiro

Mentioned in the 'Leabrook Register'. Don Callahan knew he had resigned many years before

Alice

Of 'Alice in Wonderland'

Allgood, Cuthbert

Friend of Roland, he was shot and killed at Jericho Hill. He took some time to die

Anderson, Poul

Author Eddie Dean thought of

Andolini, ?

Jack Andolini had a wife and children. Eddie Dean threatened to kill them

Andolini, Claudio

Brother of Jack

Andolini, Jack

Driver of the car that brought Enrico Balazar to see Calvin Tower at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind, and later threatened him into selling the vacant block of land.

Andolini, Mrs

Jack Andolini had a wife and children. Eddie Dean threatened to kill them

Andy

Metal robot in Calla Bryn Sturgis. Designated as a messenger, he was made by North Central Positronics and LaMERK industries. He liked singing and telling gossip and horoscopes, and told Tian Jaffords about the coming Wolves. Eddie Dean shot him in the eyes, rendering him blind. He was shut down and was to be buried in the privy where he fell

Anselm, ?

Pretty girl of about 13 or 14 in Calla Bryn Sturgis. One of twins, daughter of Hugh

Anselm, ?

Twin brother of the pretty girl, son of Hugh. About 13 or 14 years old. Lived in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Anselm, Hugh

Owned land near the Jaffords farm. He had twin children aged about 13 or 14

Anselm, Krella

One of the people chosen to watch the children when they were taken out of town to hide from the wolves. Probably the wife of Hugh

Ara

Wife of Cantab. One of the Manni and one of those chosen to watch the children when they were taken out of town to hide from the Wolves

Archie

Comic-strip character mentioned in passing

Arras, ?

Owned a farm in Calla Bryn Sturgis when Jamie Jaffords was young

Asimov, Isaac

Author Eddie Dean thought of

Avery,Bonita ('Bonnie')

Jake Chambers' English teacher

Bachman, Claudia y Inez

In the Todash of Eddie Dean and Jake Chambers where they saw a younger Jake, she wrote the 'Charlie the Choo Choo' Jake book purchased in the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind

Baez, Joan

Singer mentioned in passing

Balazar, Enrico

In Jake Chambers and Eddie Dean's Todash he visited the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind and spoke to Calvin Tower about the sale of the vacant lot

Barlow,Kurt

A vampire who lived in the Marsden house. Helped by his half human assistant, he turned many people in the town into vampires. He forced Callahan to drink the blood from his neck, and that gave Callahan the power to see vampires for the rest of his life

Beasley, Jessica

Friend of Mrs Holmes

Benton, Thomas Hart

Painter mentioned by Don Callahan

Bertollo, Dora ('Tits Bertollo')

Friend of Mrs Dean who Eddie Dean saw as he approached the Rose during the first group Todash to New York. She had very large breasts

Binnie-Bugs

While following Susannah/Mia, Roland saw her kill and eat the binnie-bugs she caught in the air

Biondi, George

Enrico Balazar's bodyguard when he came to see Calvin Tower at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind. Eddie Dean hit him in the face three times

Blaine

Monorail that took Jake Chambers, Roland, Susannah Dean, Eddie Dean and Oy from Lud to Topeka and tried to kill them all. Crashed as it reached the station in Topeka

Blake, Kevin

He lobbed the severed head of Henry Dean into Enrico Balazar's office

Bond, James

Mentioned in passing

Bosconi, ?

Police officer Eddie Dean knew in Brooklyn

Boss, Hugo

Mentioned in passing

Brannigan, Skipper

Eddie Dean saw him as he approached the Rose during the first group Todash to New York . Said to pick fights really easily

Breakers

Prisoners in Thunderclap. They are helping break the last of the Beams holding things together. To keep their breaking power they are fed something that is taken from the twins, leaving them roont

Brice, Mr

He was coming to the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind to see Calvin Tower about the new Irwin Shaw novel, 'The Troubled Air'

Browning, Robert

Author quoted by Jake Chambers in his final English essay. There was a picture of him in the storage room at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind

Buckner, Bill

Played for the Red Sox

Burke, Matthew

Teacher in Jerusalem 's Lot who approached Donald Callahan about vampires

Bush, George

During Don Callahan's time on the road, he was one of the many presidents mentioned

C3PO

Character in 'Star Wars'. He was remotely likened to Andy

Cain

Biblical character mentioned in passing

Callahan, Donald Frank

Priest in Calla Bryn Sturgis. He told the meeting in Calla Bryn Sturgis about the three Gunslingers and their apprentice. He was from the same world as Eddie, Susannah and Jake and had once been in Jerusalem's Lot, Maine . Barlow made him drink vampire's blood which left him with the ability to see vampires. He died when he jumped out a window of the Sombra Corporation office to escape the Low Men, and was met by Walter at the Way Station. Sent to Calla Bryn Sturgis through a doorway that was opened using the Black Thirteen ball from the Wizard's Rainbow. Assisted in defeating the Wolves when they returned to Calla Bryn Sturgis. Mysteriously, part of his life story is mentioned in the novel 'Salem 's Lot', by Stephen King, which was one of the books passed into Roland's world at Calvin Tower 's request

Callahan, Frank

Grandfather of Donald

Callahan, Mr

Father of Donald. His voice was heard in the Doorway Cave

Callahan, Mrs

Mother of Donald. She bought the cross he used against Barlow and taught him to cook as a boy. Her voice was heard in the Doorway Cave

Cantab

One of the Manni. He drove the Bucka that took the feather around to all the people in Calla Bryn Sturgis for the second town meeting. Husband of Ara

Capone, Al

Mentioned in passing

Carter, Jimmy

During Don Callahan's time on the road, he was one of the many presidents mentioned

Cartwright, Adam

Character on the TV show 'Bonanza'

Cartwright,Hoss

Character in the TV show 'Bonanza'

Cartwright, Little Joe

Character on the TV show 'Bonanza'

Cartwright, Pa

Character on the TV show 'Bonanza'. George Telford looked like him

Carver, Moses

Ran the financial side of the Holmes Industry after Dan Holmes had a heart attack. Godfather of Odetta

Cash, Benito

Attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Castillo, Juan

Worked at Sleepy Johns in Sacramento with Don Callahan

Caverra, Dianne

Wife of Reuben

Caverra, Reuben

Attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis. He said that it was 23 years since the Wolves had come and taken his sister. Husband of Dianne and brother of Ruth

Caverra, Ruth

Roont sister of Reuben

Chadbourne, ?

On the $10 note when Don Callahan was in Leabrook

Chambers, Elmer

Father of Jake

Chambers, John

About 12 years old. He travelled with Roland and their ka-tet towards the Dark Tower. He went with Eddie Dean in Todash back to 1977 and saw Enrico Balazar speak to Calvin Tower bout the purchase of the location of the Rose. In Calla Bryn Sturgis he became good friends with Benny Slightman. He discovered the outpost and went inside. He was there when Andy and Slightman arrived and overhead them reporting back to Finli O'Tega. He then assisted in defeating the Wolves

Chambers,Megan

Mother of Jake

Chandler, Raymond

Author mentioned on a board at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind. His hardcovers were market price and paperbacks were 7 for $5

Charlie

Train in the story, 'Charlie the Choo Choo'

Christie, Agatha

Mystery author mentioned

Chumm, Greg

Hired Don Callahan to fix rides in his carnival in West Virginia

Connor, Bull

Mentioned in Susannah Dean's dream

Coogan, Loretta

Lived in Jerusalem's Lot and worked in the drug store. She sold the bus ticket to Callahan when he left town

Cort

Teacher of Roland, Alain Johns, Cuthbert Allgood and Jamie DeCurry

Cosell, Howard

William Garton did a good impersonation of him

Cow

Don Callahan saw it outside Rainbarrel Springs. It was dead

Crane, Stephen

Poet Eddie Dean read at school

Crimson King, The

The Low Men and the Wolves work for him

Crowell, Rodney

Quoted

David

From the biblical story, David and Goliath

Dean, Edward Cantor (Eddie)

Travelled with Roland and the ka-tet towards the Dark Tower. He went with Jake Chambers in Todash back to 1977 and watched Enrico Balazar speak to Calvin Tower about the purchase of a block of vacant land. He spoke to Jamie Jaffords about the time he saw a wolf killed and gained valuable information. He returned to New York using Black Thirteen and saved Calvin Tower from Balazar's men, and came to a deal with Tower to buy the block of land, and returned back through the doorway with some rare books from the bookstore. He shut down Andy and then helped defeat the Wolves attacking Calla Bryn Sturgis

Dean, Henry

Older brother of Edward, son of Wendell. He was killed in 1987

Dean, Mrs

Mother of Edward and Henry.

Dean, Susannah

Travelled with Roland and his ka-tet towards the Dark Tower. She lost her legs when pushed in front of a train in 1959. She was worth about 8 to 10 million dollars in 1964. During her dreams near and at Calla Bryn Sturgis she became Mia but in the morning she remembered nothing of her sleep-walking during the night. She was pregnant with a child that was not Eddie Dean's. She learnt to throw the plates and used them when the Wolves attacked Calla Bryn Sturgis. Soon after the Wolves attacked and were killed she disappeared and went through the door in the Doorway Cave along with Black Thirteen

Dean, Wendell

Father of Henry and Eddie

DeCurry, Jamie

Killed by a sniper at Jericho Hill

Deepneau, ?

One of Aaron's two brothers. A lawyer

Deepneau, ?

One of Aaron's two brothers. A lawyer

Deepneau, ?

Sister of Aaron. A lawyer

Deepneau, Aaron

A lawyer and friend of Calvin Tower, he often visited the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind. He and Calvin left the bookstore and went to East Stoneham, Maine to escape Balazar and his men.

Delgado, Lupe

Helped run the Home shelter when Don Callahan was there. He had worked at the shelter for many years before he contracted AIDS and died

Delgado, Susan

Lover of Roland, from Mejis. She was burnt to death

DeMullets, ?

Came to help Roland but his column was ambushed and slaughtered at Rimrocks on the way to Jericho Hill

Depape,Roy B

As Jake Chambers approached the Rose during the first group Todash to New York he was seen

Deschain,Gabrielle

Mother of Roland Deschain.

Deschain, Roland

Gunslinger in search of the Dark Tower. He and the group stopped in Calla Bryn Sturgis and defeated an attack by Wolves from Thunderclap, saving the children of the town.

Dick, Gray

He killed Lady Oriza Grenfall's father, Lord Grenfall. Lady Oriza invited to dinner. Although the room was swept for weapons and the two of them sat in the room naked, she cut his head off using a specially designed throwing plate

Dickens, Charles

Author mentioned in passing

Dickson, Gordon

Author Eddie Dean thought of

Dillinger, John

Mentioned in passing

Doolin, ?

Twin of Eamon. Taken by the Wolves and roont

Doolin, Eamon

He was with Jamie Jaffords when he saw the Wolf killed. Husband of Molly. He was starting to go bald. He was hit in the head by a sneetch and killed

Doolin, Molly

With Jamie Jaffords when he saw the Wolf killed. She threw the plate and it was she who actually killed the Wolf, cutting its head off, but she died seconds later

Doom, Dr

The Wolves looked a lot like Dr Doom from the Marvel Comics

Doorkeeper, The

Guardian in the house that Jake Chambers used to enter Roland's world.

Dorothy

Character in 'The Wizard of Oz'

Drabnik, Csaba

Eddie Dean saw him as he approached the Rose during the first group Todash to New York

Dretto,Carlocimi

Worked for Enrico Balazar

Drury, Allen

Writer Susannah Dean liked

Dugan, ?

Bishop Donald Callahan spoke to

Dylan, Bob

Singer mentioned in passing

Eastwood, Clint

Actor mentioned in passing

Echeverria, ?

Lived in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Echeverria, ?

The name of some of the Mexican illegals that came to Sacramento with Don Callahan

Einstein, Albert

He was seen in the centre of the Rose as a child during the first group Todash to New York

Eisenhart, ?

Father of Vaughn, to who he passed his guns

Eisenhart, ?

One of six children of Vaughn and Margaret. Born between the times the Wolves came and was not taken.

Eisenhart, ?

One of six children of Vaughn and Margaret. Born between the times the Wolves came and was not taken.

Eisenhart, ?

One of six children of Vaughn and Margaret. Born between the times the Wolves came and was not taken.

Eisenhart, ?

One of six children of Vaughn and Margaret. Born between the times the Wolves came and was not taken.

Eisenhart, Margaret

She was the daughter of one of the Manni clan and married Vaughn Eisenhart. She was chosen as one of the three women from Calla Bryn Sturgis to throw the plate when the Wolves attacked. She was hit with a lightstick and killed during the fight.

Eisenhart, Tessa

One of six children of Vaughn and Margaret. Twin of Tom. Born one month before the last time the Wolves came

Eisenhart, Tom

One of six children of Vaughn and Margaret. Twin of Tessa. Born one month before the last time the Wolves came

Eisenhart, Vaughn

Owner of the Rocking B ranch in Calla Bryn Sturgis. Husband of Margaret, father of six, twin brother of Verna

Eisenhart, Verna

Twin sister of Vaughn. She had been dead 10 years when the Wolves last came

Eld, Arthur

Mentioned as being an ancestor of Roland

Ellison, Harlan

Author Eddie Dean thought of

Ellison, Ralph

Author of 'The Invisible Man'

Engineer Bob

Character in the story, 'Charlie the Choo Choo'

Escobar, ?

The name of some of the Mexican illegals who came to Sacramento with Don Callahan

Esteban, ?

The name of some of the Mexican illegals who came to Sacramento with Don Callahan

Estrada, ?

The name of some of the Mexican illegals who came to Sacramento with Don Callahan

Estrada, ?

Wife of Jorge

Estrada, Jorge

Attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis. One of the people chosen to watch the children when they were taken out of town to hide from the Wolves.

Evans, Beryl

Author of 'Charlie the Choo Choo'

Eve

Biblical character mentioned in passing

Falstaff

Character in a Shakespeare play

Faraday, George

Roont son of Neil, brother of Georgina

Faraday, Georgina

Daughter of Neil, sister of George

Faraday, Neil

Attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis. Father of George and Georgina

Farson, John

The remnants of his army defeated Roland and his friends at Jericho Hill

Faulkner, William

Author mentioned at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind. His vintage paperbacks were 75c each

Flintstone,Fred

Cartoon character mentioned

Flintstone,Wilma

Cartoon character mentioned

Flip, Mr

Boogeyman Don Callahan thought lived in his closet when he was a child. He never told anybody about him

Fonda, Henry

Actor mentioned in passing

Ford, Gerald

During Don Callahan's time on the road, he was one of the many presidents mentioned

Foyle, Frankie

Gave Don Callahan a blasphemous sampler while he was in the seminary

Fredericks, Tommy ('Halloween Tommy')

Eddie Dean saw him as he approached the Rose during the first group Todash to New York

frog

While following Susannah/Mia, Roland saw her kill and eat it

Frost, Robert

Writer mentioned on the sign at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind

G Gordon Liddy and the Grots

Band mentioned on a poster at the vacant lot. They were playing at the Mercury Lounge

Garton, William ('Lenny')

One of the 'Hitler Brothers' who, along with his partner Norton Randolph, beat up Rowan Magruder and later attacked Don Callahan. Callahan nicknamed him 'Lenny' during the attack. He was found dead

Gasher

From Lud, he took Jake Chambers prisoner

Gibb, Andy

Singer mentioned in passing

Glick,Daniel Francis

Lived in Jerusalem's Lot. He was the first 'victim' to die in town

God

Mentioned in passing

Goering, Herman

Mentioned by the Hitler Brothers, William Garton and Norton Randolph

Goldilocks

Literary character mentioned in passing

Goliath

Biblical character

Graham, Tommy

He once owned Tom and Jerry's Artistic Deli, which stood on the site where the Rose now grows

Grant, ?

On the $50 note when Don Callahan was in Fort Lee

Grenfall, ?

Sister of Lady Oriza Grenfall, according to stories told in Calla Bryn Sturgis. She married Lord Seminon

Grenfall, Lady Oriza ('Lady of the Rice')

She killed Gray Dick in revenge for his killing her father. She used a specially designed and sharpened plate to sever his head during a dinner

Grenfall, Lord

Father of Oriza Grenfall. He was killed by Gray Dick

Gretel

From the children's story Hansel and Gretel, as told to Roland

Grissom, ?

Eagle-eyed son of Grissom. It may have been he who shot Jamie DeCurry

Grissom, ?

Fought against Roland at Jericho Hill

Haggard, Merle

Singer mentioned

Haggengood, ?

One of twins born the year of the previous wolf raid in Calla Bryn Sturgis. Ugly

Haggengood, ?

One of twins born the year of the previous wolf raid in Calla Bryn Sturgis. Ugly

Hamilton, Alexander

On the $10 note when Don Callahan was in Fort Lee

Hand, ?

Lived in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Hansel

From the children's story Hansel and Gretel, as told to Roland

Hanson, Lucas

A student in Ms. Avery's English class

Hardy, Thomas

Author mentioned by Don Callahan. He wrote 'Tess of the D'Ubervilles'

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Writer mentioned on the sign in the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind

Haycox, Louis

Farmer, he attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis. He suggested simply letting the Wolves take one of each of set of twins

Heinlein, Robert

Author Eddie Dean thought of

Henchick, ?

One of the Manni who agreed with the suggestion of killing some or all of the children in Calla Bryn Sturgis while at the meeting in the Gathering Hall. He had three wives and many daughters

Henry IV('Prince Hal')

Character in a Shakespeare play

Hollings, Ernest ('Fritz')

During Don Callahan's time on the road, he was one of the many presidents mentioned

Holmes, Dan

Father of Odetta. A dentist, he invented a dental capping procedure that left him wealthy.

Holmes, Odetta Susannah

One of the two personalities that made up Susannah Dean along with Detta Walker.

Holmes,Sarah Walker

Mother of Odetta and wife of Dan.

Holmes, Sherlock

A book with four stories about him was passed through the Doorway by Calvin Tower

Hoonik, Zalia

Maiden name of Zalia Jaffords

Hoonik, Zalman

Roont brother of Zalia Jaffords.

Hoots

Jake Chambers saw this person as he approached the Rose during the first group Todash to New York

Horses

Ridden by the Wolves. All of them are gray

Huckman, Ward

Helped Don Callahan decorate the Holy Name High School in Detroit for Thanksgiving

Isaiah

Biblical character mentioned in passing

Jackson Five, The

Band on a poster in Jake Chambers' room

Jackson, Andrew

On the $20 note when Don Callahan was in Fort Lee and Leabrook

Jaffords, ?

Twin of Jamie. Taken by the Wolves and roont

Jaffords, Aaron

Singleton son of Zalia and Tian. Two years old. Brother of Hedda, Heddon, Lia and Lyman

Jaffords, Hedda

10 year old daughter of Zalia and Tian. Twin sister of Heddon, sister of Aaron, Lia and Lyman

Jaffords, Heddon

10 year old son of Zalia and Tian. Twin brother of Hedda, brother of Aaron, Lia and Lymon

Jaffords, Jamie

Gran-Pere of Tian Jaffords, he lived with Tian and Zalia. He had told them about the Wolves coming when he was a child and told Eddie Dean about what he had seen when Molly Doolin killed a Wolf. This information was of great value as it told allowed Roland to deduce what the Wolves really and to exploit their weakness

Jaffords, Lia

5 year old daughter of Zalia and Tian. Twin sister of Lyman, sister of Aaron, Hedda and Heddon

Jaffords, Luke

Father of Tia and Tian.

Jaffords, Lyman

5 year old son of Zalia. Twin brother of Lia, brother of Aaron, Hedda and Heddon

Jaffords, Tia

Roont twin sister of Tian, daughter of Luke

Jaffords, Tian

Farmer in Calla Bryn Sturgis. Son of Luck, twin brother of Tia, husband of Zalia and father of Heddon, Hedda, Lyman, Lia and Aaron. He called the meeting to discuss the coming of the Wolves. He was instrumental in getting the people of Calla Bryn Sturgis to accept the Gunslingers and ask for their help in defeating the Wolves. He was one of those chosen to watch the children when they were taken out of town to hide from the Wolves

Jaffords, Zalia

Wife of Tian and mother of Heddon, Hedda, Lyman, Lia and Aaron. Sister of Zalman Hoonik. She threw the plate very well and was one of the three women who threw the plates at the Wolves in the final showdown

Javier, ?

The name of some of the Mexican illegals that came to Sacramento with Don Callahan in

Javier, ?

Twin of Roberta Javier. Only one year old when the wolves came previously and was not taken

Javier, Annabelle

Wife of Bucky. One of the people chosen to watch the children when they were taken out of town to hide from the Wolves

Javier, Bucky

A farmer who attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis. He was one of those chosen to watch the children when they were taken out of town to hide from the Wolves. Husband of Annabelle. Twin brother of Bully, brother of Roberta

Javier, Bully

Twin brother of Bucky. Roont, he later died

Javier, Roberta

Younger sister of Bucky, sister of Bully. She was given half of her brother's land when she married. Only one year old when the wolves came previously, she was not taken

Jemmin

A manni who, with Henchick, found Don Callahan in the Doorway Cave. He later died of a heart attack

Jerry, Mungo

Singer Eddie Dean thought of by

Jesserling, Petra

Student in Ms Avery's English class

Jesus

Mentioned in passing. Son of Mary

John, Elton

His song 'Someone Saved My Life Tonight' was heard on the radio when Callahan killed a vampire

Johns, Alain

Old friend of Roland, he was shot the night before Roland fought at Jericho Hill. He had gone for help

Johns,Christopher

Father of Alain. He told Roland about the Vagrant Dead that are sometimes seen during a Todash

Johnson, Lyndon

President mentioned in passing

Jonas, Eldred

Jake Chambers saw him as he approached the Rose during the first group Todash to New York

Jones, James

Mentioned by Rowan Magruder

Jughead

Comic-strip character mentioned in passing

Kennedy, JohnF

Shot by Lee Harvey Oswald

Kim, Woo

Owner of a market set on fire in Brooklyn

King, Stephen

Author mentioned at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind.. The author of 'Salem's Lot', one of the books that was passed through the unfound doorway by Calvin Tower and which depicted the life of Donald Callahan

Koch, Ed

Mayor of Manhattan, he named Rowan Magruder Man of the Year

Latigo,George

Fought against Roland in Mejis

leeches

Stuck to the body of Susannah/Mia when she was sleepwalking one night. Roland saw her eat them

Leinster, Murray

Author Eddie Dean thought of

Lincoln, Abraham

On the $50 note when Don Callahan was in Leabrook

Lobstrosities

Animals that took off two fingers from Roland's hand

Loman, Willy

Mentioned in passing

Low Menin Yellow Coats, The

They put posters out looking for Don Callahan in New York. They are soldiers of the Crimson King. A lot of them have blue coffins tattooed on their hands

MacDonald, John D

Author mentioned in passing

MacLeish, Archibald

Author of 'Epistle to be Left in Earth'

Magruder, Rowan

Owner of the Home shelter and friend of Don Callahan. He was attacked and beaten up by the Hitler brothers and died in hospital. Twin brother of Rowena

Magruder, Rowena

Twin sister of Rowen Magruder. She spoke to Donald Callahan while with her brother was in hospital

Mailer,Norman

Author mentioned in passing

Man-Jesus

Worshipped by Donald Callahan and selected others in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Marner, Silas

Mentioned in passing

Marple, Miss

Mentioned in passing

Mary

Mother of Jesus. Mentioned in passing

Mason, Perry

TV character

McAuliffe, Christa

Although not named she was described as the teacher that was killed in the space shuttle explosion

McBain, Ed

Mystery author mentioned

McCarthy, ?

Mentioned in passing

McCarthy, Mary

Writer mentioned on the sign at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind

McCowan, Al

Helped Callahan decorate the Holy Name High School in Detroit for Thanksgiving

McGee, Travis

Mentioned in passing

McQueen, Steve

Quoted

Mears,Benjaman(Ben)

Author who lived in Jerusalem's Lot, and approached Donald Callahan about vampires in town. He fell in love with Susan Norton but killed her by driving a stake through her heart after she became a vampire. He left town with Mark Petrie. He died and was buried in Los Zapatos, Mexico. Callahan went Todash and attended the funeral

Meir, Golda

Mentioned in the 'Portland Press-Herald'

Metalious, Grace

Writer mentioned on the sign at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind

Mia

The second personality of Susannah Dean. She took over Susannah's body after the fight with the Wolves and went through the Unfound Door using Black Thirteen

Mort, Jack

He had pushed Odetta in front of the train that caused her to lose her legs

Mother Teresa

Visited the Home shelter, helped serve food and lead prayer there

Mucci, Timmy

Friend of Jake Chambers. He worked at Mid-Town Lanes and collected Marvel Magazine Comics

Munoz, Rosalita

Housekeeper of Donald Callahan in Calla Bryn Sturgis. She used some Cat-Oil on Roland's arthritis and became his lover. She can throw the plate very well and was one of three women chosen to throw against the Wolves

Nailor, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Naughton, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Newman, Paul

Actor mentioned in passing

Newton-John, Olivia

Singer mentioned on a poster at the vacant lot.

Norton, Susan

Love interest of Ben Mears in Jerusalem's Lot. She became a vampire and was killed when a wooden stake was plunged through her heart by Mears

O'Connor, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

O'Hara, ?

Author mentioned in passing

O'Hara, Scarlett

Although not mentioned by name Mia thought of this literary character

Okowski, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

O'Shaugnessy, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Osmer, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Oswald, Lee Harvey

Mentioned as having shot John Kennedy

O'Tego, Finli

Voice on the computer at Outpost 16 where Ben Slightman and Andy gave their report. It did not sound like a human voice at times

Overholser, ?

Mother of Welland and Wayne, wife of Alan

Overholser, ?

Singleton daughter of Wayne

Overholser, ?

Singleton son of Wayne

Overholser, Alan

Father of Wayne

Overholser, Wayne D

Mentioned by Calvin Tower. Author

Overholser, Wayne Dale

Attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis. The most successful farmer in the area, he spoke against attacking the Wolves. One of the people chosen to watch the children when they were taken out of town to hide from the Wolves. Son of Alan, brother of Welland

Overholser, Welland

Brother of Wayne. Taken by the Wolves

Oy

Billy Bumbler friend/pet of Jake Chambers

Palmer, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Palmgren, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Pauley, Jane

She had interviewed Rowan Magruder on the 'Today' show on two occasions

Pauper, Pinky

Mentioned in a rhyme heard at the Jaffords farm

Peabody, Professor

Character on a children's TV show

Pecker, Piggy

Mentioned in a rhyme heard at the Jaffords farm

Perth, Lord

The story of his life is very similar to that of Goliath from the Bible

Peschier, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Petacki, Pete

Don Callahan dug graves with him along route 317 in rural Kentucky

Peters, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Petrie,Henry

Father of Mark. Killed when his head was bashed together with that of his wife by Barlow

Petrie,June

Father of Mark. Killed when his head was bashed together with that of her husband by Barlow

Petrie, Mark

A young boy who realised there were vampires in Jerusalem's Lot. He killed Straker as he escaped and left town with Ben Mears. He attended the funeral of Mears, speaking of him as a father.

Pied Piper

Andy the robot was likened to this literary character

Pilate, Pontius

Mentioned in passing

Poirot, Hercule

Mentioned in passing

Poke, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Polino, Jimmy

Eddie Dean saw him as he approached the Rose during the first group Todash to New York

Polovik, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Posella, Farren

Farm hand attending the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Postino, Tricks

Worked for Enrico Balazar

Potter, Harry

The Sneetchs used by the Wolves were of the 'Harry Potter' model

Pound, Ezra

Donald Callahan had one of his books

Presley, Elvis

Singer mentioned in passing

Punxsutawney Phil

Mentioned in passing

Quick, Andrew

Friend of Flagg, from Lud

Quick, David

Found dead in a plane near River Crossing

Ramone, Joey

Singer mentioned in passing

Rance, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Rancourt, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Randolph, Norton

One of the 'Hitler Brothers' who, along with his partner William Garton, beat Rowan Magruder up and later attacked Don Callahan. He was later found dead

Reagan, Ronald

During Don Callahan's time on the road, he was one of the many presidents mentioned

Redford, Robert

Actor mentioned in passing

Redpath, Margaret

Maiden name of Margaret Eisenhart

Reed, Lou

Singer, one of whose songs Callahan sang in April 1976

Reynolds,Clay

Seen as Jake Chambers approached the Rose during the first group Todash to New York

Rhea of the Coos

Evil witch whose voice was heard in the Doorway Cave

Ricupero, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Robillard, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Rolling Stones, The

Heard playing in Tower of Power records. Eddie Dean had been to one of their concerts

Romero, George

Horror film director mentioned

Rosario, ?

The name of some of the Mexican illegals who came to Sacramento with Don Callahan

Rosario, ?

Twin child of Freddy. Still breast feeding so probably safe from the Wolves

Rosario, ?

Twin child of Freddy. Still breast feeding so probably safe from the Wolves

Rosario, Freddy

Farmer at the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis. He owned the land next to the Jaffords. Father of young twins

Rossi, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Rossiter, ?

Farmhand for Garrett Strong. Attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Rudebacher, ?

One of two children of Dicky. In college

Rudebacher, ?

One of two children of Dicky. In college

Rudebacher, ?

Wife of Dicky, mother of two

Rudebacher, Dicky

Owner of the Leabrook Homestyle Diner, father of two. He hired Don Callahan as a cook

Ruta

Mentioned on a poster put up by the Low Men in Yazoo City, Mississippi

Ryan, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Saita

Great snake seen around the neck of Arthur Eld in a picture Mia saw

Samson

Mentioned in a riddle Aaron Deepneau told Jake Chambers

Sannelli, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Satan

Mentioned in passing

Sayre, Richard Patrick

Executive Vice-President of the Detroit office of the Sombra Corporation. He sent a letter saying that he wanted to give a share of $20 million to the Lighthouse Shelter, thus luring Donald Callahan into a trap. He had a red dot that looked like blood on his forehead

Scher, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Schweitzer, Albert

During the first group Todash to New York he was seen in the Rose as he almost stepped on a cake of soap as he exited the bath

Scrooge, Ebenezer

Character from 'A Christmas Carol'

Seavey, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Seminon, ?

Married name of the sister of Lady Oriza Grenfall, according to stories told in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Seminon, Lord

Married the sister of Lady Oriza Grenfall, according to stories told in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Sergio

Shop cat at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind

Shakespeare,William

Author mentioned in passing

Shardik

Cyborg bear killed by Susannah Dean in the forest

Sharrow, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Shatzer, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Shaw, Greta

Housekeeper fro the Chambers family

Shaw, Irwin

Author of 'The Troubled Air'

Sisters of Oriza

A group of women who throw Oriza Plates. Those in Calla Sen Chre make the plates in a special factory that is rumoured to still work

Slidell, ?

Twin of Pokey. Taken by the Wolves and roont

Slidell, Pokey

Best friend of Jamie Jaffords when he went and saw the Wolf die. He was hit in the neck by a sneetch and killed.

Slightman, ?

Twin of Benny. She died of hot-lung disease six years previous to the final attack of the Wolves

Slightman, Ben

Foreman of Vaughn Eisenhart, he attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis. Father of Benny, he was chosen by Andy to help spy on the people of Calla Bryn Sturgis. He was discovered by Jake Chambers and admitted his mistake to Roland. He was one of the people chosen to guard the children in the rice fields when the Wolves came

Slightman, Benjamin, Jr

Author of the book 'The Hogan' that was in Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind. It was misprinted as 'The Dogan'

Slightman, Benny

14 years old. His twin sister died aged 10. He became very good friends with Jake Chambers as there was only a few years difference in their age. He helped carry Frank Tavery back Frank broke his leg. He was hit and killed by a sneetch during the fight with the Wolves

Slow Mutants, The

Mentioned in passing

Sobieski, Mary Jean

Friend of Eddie Dean

Spalter, ?

Lived in Calla Bryn Sturgis. Cousin of Wayne Overholser

Spinelli, Frank

At the Home shelter. He spoke to Donald Callahan about a letter of recommendation

Spirit, The

The sexual goddess at the Oracle, it almost killed Jake Chambers

Sprang, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

St Peters, Crispin

Singer mentioned in passing

Steinbeck,John

Author mentioned in passing

Steward, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Stout, Rex

Mystery author mentioned in passing

Straker,Richard Throckett

Half-human assistant of Barlow in Jerusalem's Lot.

Strong, Garrett

Farmer who attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Sudby, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Superman

Mentioned in passing

Targenfield, ?

While Don Callahan was in jail in Topeka a guy called out this name, along with numerous others

Tavery, Francine

Twin of Frank. They made a map of the town of Calla Bryn Sturgis for Roland. She and her brother were chosen to go down the path and place things from the children to make the Wolves think the children had been down it. She fainted when her brother fell and broke his leg

Tavery, Frank

Twin of Francine. He was chosen with his sister to go down the path and place things from the children to make the Wolves think the children had been down it. His stepped in a hole and he fell, breaking his leg. He was carried back to the place where the ambush of the Wolves took place

Telford, George

Told the gathering at the Gathering Hall in Calla Bryn Sturgis that the Wolves weapons could strip a man of flesh in seconds, as he had seen happen.

Thoreau, Henry David

Writer mentioned on the sign at the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind

Three Bears

From Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Took, Eben

Owner of Took's General Store. He attended the meeting in the Gathering Hall

Topsy the Sailor

Part of the group that attacked Eddie and Susannah Dean in Lud

Toren, Calvin

Former name of Calvin Tower, he legally changed it to Tower

Toren, Stefan

Great-great-great grandfather of Calvin Tower. His Dead Letter contained one name: Roland Deschain of Gilead.

Torres,Miguel

Roland thought of him

Tower, Calvin

Divorced owner of the Manhattan Restaurant of the Mind. He sold Jake Chambers two books. He owned the vacant lot where Jake Chambers had seen the rose. He had entered a contract with Enrico Balazar not to sell for 12 months, for which he was paid $100,000. He was saved by Eddie Dean when two of Balazar's men were threatening to burn his valuable books. He agreed to help Eddie only after Eddie told him the name that Tower's great-great-great grandfather had put in his Dead Letter. He sent his valuable books through the doorway and left town with Aaron Deepneau, travelling to East Stoneham, Maine

Tower, Mrs

First wife of Calvin. She divorced him because he collected the rare books rather than sold them

Trump, Donald

Mentioned by Eddie Dean

Tubther, Mr

Eddie Dean's 5th grade teacher

Turtle

One of the 12 Guardians

Unwin, Talitha (Aunt Talitha)

During the first group Todash to New York, she was seen in the Rose as Roland received her blessing

Vampires

In Jerusalem's Lot they killed many of the people in town, or turned them into vampires.

vampires

Served by the Wolves, they were in Thunderclap. They were Warriors of the Scarlet Eye

Van Cleef, Lee

Actor mentioned in passing

Van Ronk, Dave

White blues-shouter heard by Susannah Dean

Vannay,Abel

Tutor of court when Roland was young. Father of Wallace

Vannay, Wallace

Son of Vannay, the teacher. Died of the falling sickness as a child. He was a friend of Roland

Walker, DettaSusannah

One of the two personalities that made up Susannah Dean along, with Odetta Holmes

Walter (Man in Black, The)

He met Don Callahan at the Way Station shortly after Jake Chambers and Roland had left. He gave him the Black Thirteen and made him go through a doorway which exited in Calla Bryn Sturgis. He had a red unclotted blood mark on his forehead, as did Richard Sayre

Watts, Charlie

Drummer for the Rolling Stones

Wayne, John

Actor mentioned in passing

Wells, H G

Author mentioned in passing

White Rabbit

Character in 'Alice in Wonderland'

Wilson, Mrs

Mentioned in passing

Winkler, ?

Lived in Calla Bryn Sturgis

Winston

Shot in Lud by Eddie Dean and Susannah Dean

Wister, Owen

Author of 'The Virginian'

Witch, The

Character in the children's story Hansel and Gretel as told to Roland

Wizard of Oz

Mentioned in passing

Wolf, Virginia

Mentioned in passing

Wolves, The

They serve the vampires and come to Calla Bryn Sturgis from Thunderclap, taking one of each pair of twins between two and puberty. Roland believed that they were not human. They had smooth metal faces, lenses for eyes, round metal grilles for noses and two sprouted microphones for ears. 61 Wolves came to Calla Bryn Sturgis and all were killed in Roland's trap

Wonder, Stevie

Singer shown on a poster in Jake Chambers' room

Yanko, Mike

Student in Ms Avery's English class

Yeats, William Butler

Poet Jake Chambers read at school


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