|"The Ransom Of Greenspud"
Season 4, Episode 16
Aired: Saturday December 9, 1989
Writer: Stan Phillips
Other ghosts kidnap Slimer to obtain the release of Spiderlegs from the containment unit.
- Title Reference: "The Ransom of Red Chief" is a 1907 short story by O. Henry first published in The Saturday Evening Post. It follows two men who kidnap and attempt to ransom a wealthy Alabaman's son; eventually, the men are driven to distraction by the boy's spoiled and hyperactive behavior, and end up having to pay the boy's father to take him back.
- This is a 15 minute episode.