orjan.berglund@z.lst.se orjan.berglund at z.lst.se
Thu Feb 1 12:53:22 CET 2001

I downloded the Disney cartoon ”The Spirit of 43” that Klaus Harms

http://www.lib.virginia.edu/dmmc/Gallery/taxes.mov (ca. 32 MB!)

Besides Donald there is an older duck that speaks with a Scottish accent. He
has sideburns, a walking stick, spectacles and a Scottish cap looking like
the cap Scrooge uses in ”Christmas on Bear Mountain”.

Scroogs first appearance in Bear Mountin was 1947. As ”The Spirit of 43”
obviously is a WWII-related cartoon it must have been made some years
earlier. The question is if this old duck is an early Scrooge or


Orjan B

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