The Gleam Robbery
fluks at pcssdc.pttnwb.nl
Tue Oct 11 09:46:07 CET 1994
> I'm sure someone told you already (I'm on the digests, you know);
Well, this time you beat _me_, because I'm on the digests as well...
And about that hypnotism story (there's a chance David beat me in
> Jorgen: This story is Gottfredson's "The Gleam" (1941). One
> of my all-time favorites.
and I said:
> BTW: the Mickey story about hypnotism that has been discussed here
> is Gottfredson's "The Jewel Robbery", coded in the Database as YM 048,
> running in the newspapers from Jan 19 to May 2, 1942
on which Jo/rgen replied:
Actually, the story had no title in the newspapers. Is has been reprinted
several times, and had several titles then. "The Gleam" is a title the
Gladstone people chose in their MM Newspaper index (in the book "MM in Color"),
I don't know from which reprint this was. My title ("The Jewel Robbery") was
from the early WDC reprint (WDC 81 - 84).
And I don't know where David got the 1941 date; I think my dates are
> - Fur gawsh sakes Mickey! I did just what you _told_ me to!
I think I know this one, but I'll leave it to David.. 8-)
"Are you in danger?"
"No, you dummy! I'm in a barrel!"
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