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Quote1 "Suppose I give birth to a girl, Jonah? How do you think you'll feel about that?"

"Terrible! Just terrible! But ah s'pose we could still hang ontuh her fer awhile an' then throw her down the well once we'd got tired of her!" Quote2

Mei Ling and Jonah Hex

Jonah Hex #50 is an issue of the series Jonah Hex (Volume 1) with a cover date of July, 1981.

Synopsis for "The Hunter"

Appearing in "The Hunter"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:


  • Eagle Who Stands (Single appearance) (Flashback only)

Other Characters:

  • Hiram McCabe (Single appearance)
  • Lorna (Single appearance) (Single appearance; dies)
  • Ruthie McCabe (Single appearance)
  • Sara Hartley (Single appearance) (Single appearance; dies)



  • First appearance of Emmylou Hartley. Emmylou becomes a recurring character for the remainder of the series. She appears next in issue #53.


  • This issue takes place on November 1st, 1875. It is Jonah Hex's birthday. He turned 37.
  • The letters page "via Pony Express" contains a letter from Charles D. Brown of NY.

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