Keeper William Skelton is a mysterious outlaw with bone tattoos who helped Phoenix until he stole the Dragon's Tooth. His lawyer was John Horace Lawney the Seventh. He appears one night at the Archer Motel where Cyrus, Antigone, and Daniel Smith are living. Before dying, he gives Cyrus a magical set of keys and a very special necklace with a dragon's tooth on it. Cyrus and Antigone also inherit his estate in Ashtown.