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Night for a Fright is the single story of Scooby Doo... Where Are You! #8, by Gold Key Comics.


Scooby has inherited a share in a million dollars. The only problem, is that he has to spend the night in a spooky, old mansion.


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  • Mystery Inc.'s boat


Suspect Motive/reason
Beauregard's relatives To inherit the million alone.
Mr. Creeps To keep the million dollar inheritance himself. He also had a creepy appearance and personality.


Culprit Motive/reason
Cosgood Creeps and Mr. Crawls as the Phantom Shadows They wanted the money in the will all to themselves.


  • This story is an adaptation of A Night of Fright is No Delight, from the original Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! TV series. The following changes have been made:
    • Cousin Simple speaks.
    • Nephew Norble is called Nephew Norvell.
    • Cousin Maldahyde is called Cousin Maldehyde.
    • Shaggy only mentions his Shaggy Super Sandwich, and the goldfish joke is removed.
    • Daphne and Velma wear nightwear, briefly.
    • The crow replaces the duck.
    • Mr. Crawls isn't unmasked.
    • The relatives were just locked away somewhere in the mansion and don't lose their shares of the inheritance.


Coloring mistakes

  • None known.

Inconsistencies/continuity errors and/or goofs/oddities

  • Despite the comic trying to give the girls bedtime clothing, they're still suddenly dressed moments later when Cousin Simple disappears.
  • While, Daphne and Velma immediately get out of the nightwear, Fred takes his time.


Shaggy: Creeps and Crawls! They're naturals for this job!

Cousin Slicker: Tsk! Tsk! What a shame! Now the rest of us will be burdened with his share of the million! Heh! Heh!

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