|"The Scaring Of The Green"
Season 1-Syndicated, Episode 40
Aired: Monday November 16, 1987
Writer: Michael Edens, Mark Edens
Synopsis: On St. Patrick's Day, Deputy Police Chief O'Malley asks the Ghostbusters to stop a bog hound which has cursed his family for generations.
- June Foray [Mayor's Wife, Woman]
- Brendan McKane [Doorman, Deputy Chief O'Malley]
Regular Cast Incidentals
- Arsenio Hall [2nd Old Man]
- Maurice LaMarche [Lieutenant Frump, Irish Cop]
- Frank Welker [Bog Hound, Mayor, Irish Ghost, 1st Old Man]
- The script for this episode can be found on The Real Ghostbusters Scripts page.
- Title Reference: "The Wearing of the Green" is an Irish street ballad lamenting the repression of supporters of the Irish Rebellion of 1798. It is to an old Irish air, and many versions of the lyric exist, the best-known being by Dion Boucicault. The song proclaims that "they are hanging men and women for the wearing of the green".
- The voice actors were recorded on August 27 and 29, 1986. Laura Summer recorded alone on August 29, 1986.
- The designs of the Bog Hound were loosely based on the Terror Dog from the movie.