Delta Dimension, Dinkie, and Muscles Mc Gurk
Fluks, H.W. (Harry)
harry.fluks at tno.nl
Tue Jul 25 17:25:43 CEST 2006
Rather old mails... Rich wrote:
> For the maintainer of C.O.A. of INDUCKS.
> Under the character of Montmorency Rodent, his English names
> are listed as:
> English: Montmorency, Mortimer, Monty, Uncle Mortimer.
> This is incorrect. "Uncle Mortimer" is a totally different
It seems that Mortimer is listed as "Uncle Mortimer" in a Swedish
publication, but in the English language...
> Another thing I noted, under "Minnie's twin nieces" the
> implies that the "twin" nieces do NOT use the name Melody.
> This is not true.
Right. I wrote there "Not the single niece Melody, but the twin nieces
who appear under different names in some stories (Millie and Tillie,
Pammy and Tammy)" to emphasize that Melody is a different character.
> the USA W 01518 A-06 Mickey Mouse: The Late, Late Show, the
> Minnie says the twins
> are named "Melody and Millie."
Okay, I'll adjust the text.
> A while back I asked about the name of Daisy Duck's cat in
> the DUCKIES title and
> was advised that readers were polled and the winning name was
> "Minet", however,
> she is listed as "Dinkie"? Was name Minet replaced with
> Dinkie or is Minet still used somewhere?
The name "Minet" may have been a misremembering from my side. The cat's
name is Dinkie alright.
> Finally, Dickie Duck made her USA debut in the story Story
> code: D 99047
> Title: Healthy Choice. She is only depicted among the many
> other kids, but her
> visual imagery is unmistakable. Again, in C.O.A. she is
> listed as having the
> English name of Paperetta Ye-Ye, even though it is fairly
> common knowledge that
> Romano Scarpa said her English name is "Dickie Duck."
I'm not sure why we list Paperetta Ye-Ye also as English name. This may
be a bug in the Inducks software, where it confuses "original name" and
> However, I noticed there's not much of a description there,
> and what is mentioned
> isn't exactly correct. He is listed as part of the DUCK
> Universe, but I believe
> it is more accurate to consider him part of the MOUSE Universe.
Will be corrected. Thanks.
(Currently programming COA to make use of a new Inducks database model.
See also http://coa.inducks.org/news.php?showc=1153080340)
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