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Hide and Shriek is a casper cartoon produced by Paramount's Famous Studio, aired in 1955, the episode was later included as part of The New Casper Cartoon Show.



Casper wants to have friends to play with, so his mother invited cousin Spooky to spend the weekend, Spooky and Casper play Hide and seek but things don't go as expected.


  • This episode marks the debut of Spooky the tuff little ghost in an animated cartoon, despite appearing in comics since 1953
  • Spooky's appearance differs vastly from his modern looks . In this short, he is similar to Casper in appearance and voice. Later, he had freckles, sported a derby, and spoke with a Brooklyn accent.