August 13, 1977
The Secret Word
Rockets and Stars
Unnamed meter maid (according to the script, her name was Paula)
Who She Falls
Waldo Big (the real villain is Bingo Big)
Everyone is confused when Northeast Southweston is hit by an un-crime
wave; someone is filling parking meters and holding people down (the
opposite of up) to force money and jewels on them. The Kids are on
the case to get to the bottom of these strange reverse crimes!
Do they do their introduction?
Does Doc charm the
starts to anyway but she goes to Bugs instead
Does Bugs go
Does P.T. use
eat (or plan to eat) something weird?
he buys a stack of very unusual pizzas! Also Klinsinger brings
them a pepper cake!
Is there a
Do they go to
the Krelvin Building?
This is the second of the two "missing" early episodes which
feature the guys singing "When the Big Bologna was blue . . .
" (See previous case,
Mummy's the Word,
for more info.)
roller coaster footage was taken at Magic Mountain in Valencia,
California, aboard the Revolution, built the same year the
series was filmed. At the time it was the only coaster in
the world to feature a 360 degree vertical steel frame loop!
The scene on the coaster was the very first footage shot for the
early revised draft of the script varied quite a bit from the
segments included in the revamped version later shown on
television. It also included interesting character
development which explains some of the long-standing mysteries
about C.A.P.E.R.! You can read more about this by visiting
Dianne Kay as the
can view some rare, rough cut footage from this episode, as well
of the scenes restored with the final audio, embedded on our Videos
can now download a complete MP3 audio recording of this episode!
Just right click on the link below and select "Save Target
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thanks to Kathy Wheeler for recording the episodes back in the
day and sharing them so that we were able to provide copies
file of The Goodfather