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A Mystery Solving Gang Divided is the second episode of season 1 of Scooby-Doo and Guess Who?

Premise

While investigating the mysterious appearance of ghost zombie Civil War soldiers at a historic battlefield in Pennsylvania, Scooby-Doo and the gang come face to face with a rival mystery-solving gang and learn an important lesson about teamwork, with a little help from Abraham Lincoln's ghost.

Synopsis

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Characters

Main characters:

Supporting characters:

Villains:

Other characters:

  • Father (single appearance)
  • Mother (single appearance)(no lines)
  • Son (single appearance)
  • Daughter (single appearance)(no lines)
  • Hot dog vendor (single appearance)(no lines)
  • Alexander Hamilton (mentioned)(deceased)
  • Aaron Burr (mentioned)(deceased)
  • Abraham Lincoln (portrait and money print)
  • Gift shop owner (single appearance)
  • Police officer (single appearance)(no lines)
  • Speed Bugs (cameo)

Locations

Objects

Vehicles

Suspects

Suspect Motive/Reason
Ebb He warned the gang to leave.

Culprits

Culprit Motive/Reason
Jebb as the ghost sergeant To find the Civil War payroll soldier's hidden gold and keep it for himself.

Cast

Frank Welker Scooby-Doo
Fred Jones
Speed Buggy
Matthew Lillard Shaggy Rogers
Grey Griffin Daphne Blake
Son
Kate Micucci Velma Dinkley
April Stewart
John DiMaggio Ghost of Abraham Lincoln
Jebb
Tom Kenny Jonathan Wellington Muddlemore
Augie Anderson
Ghost sergeant
Billy West Skip Gilroy
Ebb

Continuity

Production

In the early stages of working on the title card, Tracy Mark Lee did original line art and rough sketches of Mudsy and Boo, before being told to use Abraham Lincoln, to keep the former a surprise for older Hanna-Barbera fans.[1]

Notes/Trivia

Miscellaneous

Cultural references

  • The title is an allusion to the real-world Abraham Lincoln's House Divided Speech on June 16, 1858.
  • Muddlemore refers to the Burr-Hamilton duel.
  • Having fictional Abraham Lincoln promoted as the celebrity guest, hides the real guest star attraction, that this is a crossover with the cast of The Funky Phantom.
    • The cast of Hanna-Barbera's Speed Buggy also makes cameos in this episode.
  • When Fred suggests that they "head 'em off at the pass", Daphne replies with "I hate that cliché!" Slim Pickens and Harvey Korman had the same exchange in the 1974 Mel Brooks film Blazing Saddles.
  • While trying to work out how Muddlemore is faked, Velma mentions Pepper's Ghost Effect. This refers to a magic trick that dates from the 18th century, using lights and mirrors to create a ghost effect, or to transform one person into another[2].

Animation mistakes and/or technical glitches

  • None known.

Inconsistencies/continuity errors and/or goofs/oddities

  • Even though this is supposed to be a continuation of The New Scooby-Doo Movies, Shaggy & Scooby are in hysterics at the idea of Speed Buggy being a talking car, despite having had an entire case together in the aforementioned series episode The Weird Winds of Winona.
  • How the statues became ghosts is unknown.

In other languages

Language Title Meaning
Turkish Gizem Çözen Çete Ayrıldı The Mystery Solving Gang Left

Home media

Quotes

Fred: We've got a van, with "Mystery Machine" painted right on the side.
Augie: Paint that yourself, did you?
Fred: I totally did... (catches on to the insult) Hey!


Ghost of Abraham Lincoln: A mystery solving team divided shall not stand. It breaks my heart to see such skirmishing.


April: We found this. Do you know what it is?
Velma: I know exactly what this is. And now this memory stick totally makes sense.
Mudsy: A memory stick? Is that like a broomstick but for brainy bits? I certainly could use a good sweeping, don'tcha know.


Fred: Hold the phone... The fake ghost of Abraham Lincoln has a point.


Fred: Since when does a ghost drive a tractor?
Augie: We did that bit already.
Fred: Oh. OK, sorry.


Jebb: And I would've gotten away with it, too, if it wasn't for you meddling kids--um--er--ten of you!

External links

  • Buy from Amazon Video (US)


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