(September 2010)

Dark Horse, 2010 Series
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Price:
14.99 USD
Pages:
204
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dark Horse Books
Brand:
Dark Horse Books [facing left]
ISBN:
978-1-59582-508-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9781595825087 51499
Editing:
Dave Land
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
6" x 9"
Paper Stock:
Glossy paper
Binding:
Paperback
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Casper / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
children
Characters:
Casper; Wendy; Spooky; Baby Huey

Witch Is Witch! (Table of Contents: 1)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
children
Characters:
Casper; Witch Hazel; Ghostly Trio
Synopsis:
Witch Hazel puts a curse on Casper to remove his ghostly powers.
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Keywords:
curse; ghost

Playmate (Table of Contents: 2)

Baby Huey / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Baby Huey; Huey's mother
Synopsis:
A fox dresses up as a baby turkey to try to capture Baby Huey who wants a baby turkey to play with.
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  • from ?
Keywords:
steam roller; Thanksgiving

Scared Spookless (Table of Contents: 3)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky listens to campers tell ghost stories around the campfire.
Keywords:
camping

The Hookey Player (Table of Contents: 4)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Two Gun Toad
Synopsis:
Casper helps a mole that is skipping school because he can not learn anything. Turns out the mole just needs glasses.
Keywords:
truant officer

Corn on the Gobbler (Table of Contents: 5)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Tom Turk Jr.; Tom Turkey; Mr. Bulldog
Synopsis:
Tom Turk Jr. asks Spooky to rescue his father, Tom Turkey, from Mr. Bulldog who is preparing to eat him for Thanksgiving.
Keywords:
Thanksgiving; turkey

["This is too nice a day to scare anyone."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky tries to take a nap.
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Keywords:
bees; woodpeckers

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this book.

The Wishing Well (Table of Contents: 7)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio
Synopsis:
Casper's friend wishes to have the ability to breathe underwater.
Keywords:
electric eel; shark; sunken ship; wish; wishing well

Indexer Notes

This might be the story from The Friendly Ghost, Casper (Harvey, 1958 series) #174 but needs confirmation.

Sky High (Table of Contents: 8)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper
Synopsis:
Casper's friend wishes for the ability to fly like a bird.
Keywords:
rainbow; snowman; tornado; wish; wishing well

Indexer Notes

Story continues from The Wishing Well.

A Pale Pal (Table of Contents: 9)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio; Mr. Brown; Benny Bunny; Officer O'Toole; Billy Biffo; Harriett Hare
Synopsis:
Benny Bunny wishes he was a ghost.
Keywords:
ghost; wish; wishing well

Indexer Notes

This storyline continues from Sky High.

The Hat Trick (Table of Contents: 10)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky's hat is blown away by the wind.

The Clothes Horse (Table of Contents: 11)

Baby Huey / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Baby Huey
Synopsis:
Baby Huey's mother takes him clothes shopping.
Keywords:
armor

Boo Boo Black Sheet (Table of Contents: 12)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Casper
Synopsis:
Spooky uses the wishing well to wish for the best scare-day of his life.
Keywords:
wish; wishing well

Space Race (Table of Contents: 13)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio; Windy Witch
Synopsis:
The Ghostly Trio challenge Windy Witch to a race. When they use dirty tricks to win Casper helps get the race called because of darkness.
Keywords:
sound barrier; termite

Indexer Notes

This may be the same as the story in Casper & Nightmare (Harvey, 1964 series) #8 but needs confirmation.

Gets the Boid (Table of Contents: 14)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky visits an ostrich farm to scare the ostriches.
Keywords:
ostrich

["Why, Ferdy Fox! What's wrong?"] (Table of Contents: 15)

Wendy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Wendy; Ferdy Fox
Synopsis:
Ferdy Fox wishes he had horns like a moose.
Reprints:
Keywords:
fox; moose

Giant Steps (Table of Contents: 16)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Wendy; Nightmare
Synopsis:
Casper and Wendy encounter a giant with hic-cups in the forest.
Keywords:
giant; hiccup; toadstool

The Ghost Catcher (Table of Contents: 17)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio; Professor Gotcha
Synopsis:
Professor Gotcha, a ghost hunter, tries to capture Casper.

["Not only do I have to see the rain..."] (Table of Contents: 18)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky uses his derby to catch water from a leaky roof.

Hip Hip Boo-Ray! (Table of Contents: 19)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; The Ghostly Trio
Synopsis:
Casper ends up garnering accolades instead of criticisms when the Ghostly Trio send him to Castleland as their representative.
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Keywords:
castle

Baby Huey Tells about Hansel and Gretel (Table of Contents: 20)

Baby Huey / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Baby Huey; Matilda; Wily Fox
Synopsis:
Baby Huey and Matilda act out the story Hansel and Gretel.

["Stop in the name of the law!"] (Table of Contents: 21)

Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky defaces posters.
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Witch Way (Table of Contents: 22)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Wendy; Sister Sinister; Sister Slinky; Sister Snob
Synopsis:
Casper convinces Wendy to stay with the other witches instead of running away.
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["What a day to be free and do all the things a ghost can do!"] (Table of Contents: 23)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky is scared by a chipmunk.

Sea Sick (Table of Contents: 24)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky goes into the sea to try to scare the animals there.
Keywords:
carp; catfish; clam; hotfoot; lobster; octopus

["This is our night to practice our boos..."] (Table of Contents: 25)

Casper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio
Synopsis:
The Ghostly Trio lose their voices.
Keywords:
laryngitis

["Gosh! That big lug is climbing my favorite apple tree!"] (Table of Contents: 26)

Wendy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Wendy
Synopsis:
A bear climbs Wendy's favorite apple tree.
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Surprised Party (Table of Contents: 27)

Baby Huey / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Baby Huey; Pa Huey; Ma Huey
Synopsis:
Ma Huey is bringing home a surprise from the furniture store.

Taking the Cake (Table of Contents: 28)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wendy; Witch Sisters
Synopsis:
The Witch Sisters take Wendy to Witches' Convention.

Good Knight (Table of Contents: 29)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio; Nightmare; King Art; Black Knight; Princess Wendy
Synopsis:
Casper and Nightmare save Princess Wendy from the Black Knight.
Keywords:
dragon; joust; knight

Music Hath Charms (Table of Contents: 30)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Nightmare
Synopsis:
Casper helps a village who's King has forbidden them to play music.

A Ghost Story (Table of Contents: 31)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Merlin the Sorcerer
Synopsis:
Casper takes Merlin's magic wand and turns him and the towns ghosts friendly.
Keywords:
magic wand

["I hope we can find a place to read!"] (Table of Contents: 32)

Casper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Nightmare
Synopsis:
Casper looks for a place to read his book.

Dunce Upon a Time (Table of Contents: 33)

Wendy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Characters:
Wendy; Witch Sisters; King Kuke
Synopsis:
The Witch Sisters are abducted by aliens from the moon.
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Keywords:
aliens; dunce cap; moon; rocketship

Suits Me (Table of Contents: 34)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Casper; Nightmare
Synopsis:
Spooky runs into a knight, a pirate and a devil before he discovers they are going to a masquerade ball.
Keywords:
devil; knight; masquerade ball; pirate

The Flying Horse (Table of Contents: 35)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Nightmare; Pegasus
Synopsis:
A professor asks Casper and Nightmare to get Pegasus to return to his correct place in the night sky.
Keywords:
constellation; observatory; telescope

Red Riding Huey (Table of Contents: 36)

Baby Huey / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Baby Huey; Pa; Fox
Synopsis:
Baby Huey acts out the fairy tale Little Red Riding Hood.

Old Haunt Week (Table of Contents: 37)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Warren Kremer
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Warren Kremer
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Warren Kremer
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; The Ghostly Trio [Fatso; Fusso; Lazo]; Wendy; Thelma; Velma; Zelma
Synopsis:
Casper asks Wendy to turn the house he and the Ghostly Trio live in into a modern style house.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this volume.

["Boy, am I in great shape today!"] (Table of Contents: 38)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky
Synopsis:
Spooky loses his voice.

Red Robbing Hood (Table of Contents: 39)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; The Ghostly Trio [Fatso; Stinkie; Stretch]; Red Robbing Hood; Red Robbing Hood's Merry Men [Little Don; Alan A Wail; Friar Floop]; Sir Wolfly; Merchant Moola
Synopsis:
In the Enchanted Forest, Casper meets Red Robbing Hood and his Merry Men: Little Don, Alan A Wail, and Friar Floop.
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Indexer Notes

Later adapted for ABC's New Casper Cartoon Show episode "Robin Hood" (1963). Part 1 of a 3-part story.

The Faker (Table of Contents: 40)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Howard Post
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Howard Post
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Beau Braggart
Synopsis:
Spooky has a sore throat, so he asks his cousin Beau Braggart to take his place.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Lifeguard] (Table of Contents: 41)

Casper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper
Synopsis:
Casper rescues a lifeguard at the beach.
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Keywords:
lifeguard

The Battle of Wits (Table of Contents: 42)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Red Robbing Hood; Red Robbing Hood's Merry Men [Little Don; Alan A Wail; Friar Floop]; Sir Wolfly
Synopsis:
Casper, Red Robbing Hood and his Merry Men enter a tournament at Sir Wolfly's castle.
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Keywords:
archery; castle; tournament

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of "Red Robbing Hood".

The King Gets Crowned (Table of Contents: 43)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Warren Kremer
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Red Robbing Hood; Red Robbing Hood's Merry Men [Little Don; Alan A Wail; Friar Floop]; Sir Wolfly; Ghostly Trio
Synopsis:
Casper tricks Sir Wolfly into letting down the drawbridge so Red Robbing Hood can return to his castle and become king.
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Keywords:
castle; drawbridge; moat

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of "Red Robbing Hood".

Learning By Heart (Table of Contents: 44)

Spooky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spooky; Pearl
Synopsis:
Spooky's heart turns to stone and the only cure is to try to be a good ghost.

["How do you do, sir!"] (Table of Contents: 45)

Wendy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Wendy
Synopsis:
Wendy stops a fox from selling fake medicine to her friends.
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The Magic Stick (Table of Contents: 46)

Baby Huey / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Baby Huey; Papa Huey; Mama Huey; Mr. Golduck; Drakely
Synopsis:
A witch gives Baby Huey a magic wand.
Keywords:
magic wand; spanking

["I'd have sweet dreams tonight if I could end this day with a good deed!"] (Table of Contents: 47)

Casper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
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Characters:
Casper
Synopsis:
Casper uses a bottle of fireflies to lead a bear cub home.

The Greedy Giants (Table of Contents: 48)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Ghostly Trio; Willie the Weeping Willow; Hickory; Mr. Rock; Tumbleweeds
Synopsis:
Casper befriends Willie the Weeping Willow and offers to try to find a potion that will allow him to move to a new location.

Indexer Notes

Continues in the story "The Riddle".

The Riddle (Table of Contents: 49)

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Genre:
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Characters:
Casper; Tumbleweeds; The Ogre Under the Mountain; Willie the Weeping Willow
Synopsis:
Casper get the Potion of Motion from The Ogre Under the Mountain to help his friend Willie.
Keywords:
ogre

Indexer Notes

Continues in the story "Woodman - Spare That Tree".

Woodman - Spare That Tree (Table of Contents: 50)

Casper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Casper; Willie the Weeping Willow
Synopsis:
Now that Willie can move he wants to chop down all the trees that were bad to him earlier.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Casper
  2. 1. Witch Is Witch!
    Casper
  3. 2. Playmate
    Baby Huey
  4. 3. Scared Spookless
    Spooky
  5. 4. The Hookey Player
    Casper
  6. 5. Corn on the Gobbler
    Spooky
  7. 6. ["This is too nice a day to scare anyone."]
    Spooky
  8. 7. The Wishing Well
    Casper
  9. 8. Sky High
    Casper
  10. 9. A Pale Pal
    Casper
  11. 10. The Hat Trick
    Spooky
  12. 11. The Clothes Horse
    Baby Huey
  13. 12. Boo Boo Black Sheet
    Spooky
  14. 13. Space Race
    Casper
  15. 14. Gets the Boid
    Spooky
  16. 15. ["Why, Ferdy Fox! What's wrong?"]
    Wendy
  17. 16. Giant Steps
    Casper
  18. 17. The Ghost Catcher
    Casper
  19. 18. ["Not only do I have to see the rain..."]
    Spooky
  20. 19. Hip Hip Boo-Ray!
    Casper
  21. 20. Baby Huey Tells about Hansel and Gretel
    Baby Huey
  22. 21. ["Stop in the name of the law!"]
    Spooky the Tuff Little Ghost
  23. 22. Witch Way
    Casper
  24. 23. ["What a day to be free and do all the things a ghost can do!"]
    Spooky
  25. 24. Sea Sick
    Spooky
  26. 25. ["This is our night to practice our boos..."]
    Casper
  27. 26. ["Gosh! That big lug is climbing my favorite apple tree!"]
    Wendy
  28. 27. Surprised Party
    Baby Huey
  29. 28. Taking the Cake
    Wendy
  30. 29. Good Knight
    Casper
  31. 30. Music Hath Charms
    Casper
  32. 31. A Ghost Story
    Casper
  33. 32. ["I hope we can find a place to read!"]
    Casper
  34. 33. Dunce Upon a Time
    Wendy
  35. 34. Suits Me
    Spooky
  36. 35. The Flying Horse
    Casper
  37. 36. Red Riding Huey
    Baby Huey
  38. 37. Old Haunt Week
    Casper
  39. 38. ["Boy, am I in great shape today!"]
    Spooky
  40. 39. Red Robbing Hood
    Casper
  41. 40. The Faker
    Spooky
  42. 41. [Lifeguard]
    Casper
  43. 42. The Battle of Wits
    Casper
  44. 43. The King Gets Crowned
    Casper
  45. 44. Learning By Heart
    Spooky
  46. 45. ["How do you do, sir!"]
    Wendy
  47. 46. The Magic Stick
    Baby Huey
  48. 47. ["I'd have sweet dreams tonight if I could end this day with a good deed!"]
    Casper
  49. 48. The Greedy Giants
    Casper
  50. 49. The Riddle
    Casper
  51. 50. Woodman - Spare That Tree
    Casper
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