“Once Upon a Dime”
|Season 1, Episode 61|
|Air date:||December 24, 1987|
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"Once Upon a Dime" is the sixty-first episode of DuckTales.
- There are various differences to how Scrooge gets his dime compared to how Don Rosa depicts in the comic series The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck.
- In Rosa's story, Scrooge had siblings although in this episode he dosen't
- In the book, Scrooge's father purposely gave the ditchdigger an American dime to make Scrooge work smarter while in this episode Scrooge's father never gave the ditchdigger the dime and wasn't associated with Scrooge's father
- In this episode, Scrooge goes to jail for his clothing but in Rosa's story there is no mention of Scrooge getting in trouble for sporting Scottish clothes.
- DuckTales: Volume 3