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}}'''''A Gal for Gladstone''''' is a comic story written by [[Carol McGreal|Carol]] and [[Pat McGreal]] and drawn by [[Massimo Fecchi]]. It features [[Gladstone Gander]], [[Magica De Spell]], [[Scrooge McDuck]], [[Donald Duck]], [[Ratface]] and [[Emily Quackfaster|Miss Quackfaster]].
 
}}'''''A Gal for Gladstone''''' is a comic story written by [[Carol McGreal|Carol]] and [[Pat McGreal]] and drawn by [[Massimo Fecchi]]. It features [[Gladstone Gander]], [[Magica De Spell]], [[Scrooge McDuck]], [[Donald Duck]], [[Ratface]] and [[Emily Quackfaster|Miss Quackfaster]].
 
==Plot==
 
==Plot==
[[Magica De Spell]] has cooked up a complex scheme to get at the [[Number One Dime]] — after hearing [[Scrooge McDuck|Scrooge]] say that he would give [[Gladstone Gander|Gladstone]] a job at the [[Money Bin]] if he didn't prefer to rely on his luck, she uses a special curse to cancel Gladstone's luck. Under a disguise ("Matilda"), she then seduces the distraught Gladstone, hoping to get him to trust her enough to let her into the Bin unsupervised. However, are her feelings for Gladstone truly just pretend?
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[[Magica De Spell]] has cooked up a complex scheme to get at the [[Number One Dime]] — after hearing [[Scrooge McDuck|Scrooge]] say that he would give [[Gladstone Gander|Gladstone]] a job at the [[Money Bin]] if he didn't prefer to rely on his luck, she uses a special curse to cancel [[Gladstone's Luck|Gladstone's luck]]. Under a disguise ("Matilda"), she then seduces the distraught Gladstone, hoping to get him to trust her enough to let her into the Bin unsupervised. However, are her feelings for Gladstone truly just pretend?
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===Continuity===
 
*''[[The Sorceress's Apprentice]]'' (2017) is an unlicensed sequel to the story, whose events are also referenced in ''[[Dance with Destiny]]'' (2017), ''[[Witch Hunt]]'' (2017), and many other of the tribute comics of [[Sarah Jolley]], where it became a running gag for Magica to tease Gladstone by reminding him of "the Matilda incident".
 
==Behind the scenes==
 
==Behind the scenes==
 
This story was first printed in February of 2004 in the German ''Lustiges Taschenbuch'' #321. It was first printed in English in ''Uncle Scrooge'' #374, and was reprinted again in English in the German ''Lustiges Taschenuch English Edition'' #1, under the title ''A Girl for Gladstone''.
 
This story was first printed in February of 2004 in the German ''Lustiges Taschenbuch'' #321. It was first printed in English in ''Uncle Scrooge'' #374, and was reprinted again in English in the German ''Lustiges Taschenuch English Edition'' #1, under the title ''A Girl for Gladstone''.
 
''[[The Sorceress's Apprentice]]'' is a sequel to the story, whose events are also referenced in ''[[Dance with Destiny]]'' and ''[[Witch Hunt]]'', both also the work of [[Sarah Jolley]].
 
 
[[Category:Stories]]
 
[[Category:Stories]]
 
[[Category:Comic Stories]]
 
[[Category:Comic Stories]]

Latest revision as of 10:04, 17 February 2020

A Gal for Gladstone is a comic story written by Carol and Pat McGreal and drawn by Massimo Fecchi. It features Gladstone Gander, Magica De Spell, Scrooge McDuck, Donald Duck, Ratface and Miss Quackfaster.

Plot

Magica De Spell has cooked up a complex scheme to get at the Number One Dime — after hearing Scrooge say that he would give Gladstone a job at the Money Bin if he didn't prefer to rely on his luck, she uses a special curse to cancel Gladstone's luck. Under a disguise ("Matilda"), she then seduces the distraught Gladstone, hoping to get him to trust her enough to let her into the Bin unsupervised. However, are her feelings for Gladstone truly just pretend?

Continuity

Behind the scenes

This story was first printed in February of 2004 in the German Lustiges Taschenbuch #321. It was first printed in English in Uncle Scrooge #374, and was reprinted again in English in the German Lustiges Taschenuch English Edition #1, under the title A Girl for Gladstone.