Scrooge goes broke!

Torsten Wesley Adair torsten at
Sat Sep 11 23:45:46 CEST 1993

On Sat, 11 Sep 1993, Charles D. Ellis wrote:
> > (Hmmmm.....  If Gladstone really wanted to gain some publicity, they
> > could cause Uncle Scrooge to go bankrupt.  How about it Don?  Are you up
> > to doing a metallic, die-cut, embossed, lenticular, holographix,
> > pop-up cover of Uncle Scrooge?)
> 	An hilarious idea! Congratulations, Torsten!
> 	And, after making the gasping public by it in installments
> spread throughout all their titles at $2-5 a pop, they could
> reprint the whole thing in an $8 book as DC did.
> 	Maybe Scrooge on his "deathbed" could send out Donald as a
> "fake" Scrooge, as did Batman (so I hear).
> 	What an inspired afterthought Torsten has thrown our way.

Gawrsh.  All I did was take a few zeitgiests floating around the comic
book industry here in the U.S., and apply it to Scrooge.  

I think Gladstone would be a more suitable replacement for Scrooge, and
Glomgold could be the villain.

(This thread probably makes no sense to non-U.S. readers.  See "Death of
Superman", "Knightfall", "Knightquest", "World Without a Superman", "Reign
of the Superman", and most of the special covers published in the past two

Oh, I forgot glow-in-the-dark, serial numbers, and holograms, not to
mention all the fun stuff that could fit in a polybag.

Torsten Adair	torsten at	Omaha, NE, USA

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