DCML Digest, Vol 6, Issue 46

Daniel van Eijmeren dve at kabelfoon.nl
Mon Aug 18 04:53:53 CEST 2003

KATIE SULLIVAN, 17-08-2003:

> Goldie aside, the only other Barks-canon romantic admirer of
> Scrooge that I can think of is in "The Ten-Cent Valentine."
> Is that the title? I'm embarassed to admit I don't have the 
> story handy, but from what I remember, Magica DeSpell sent a 
> letter to Scrooge laced with a love potion perfume.  If I 
> remember the story correctly, no one thought it particularly 
> odd that he was getting a letter from a lady admirer.

It's "Ten-cent Valentine" (WDC 258). Another Barks story with a 
similar motive is "Oddball Odyssey" (US 40). 

In "The Thrifty Spendthrift" (US 47), Scrooge is flattered by a 
lady. And no, I don't mean the dog. :-)

--- Daniël

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