|"The Scaring Of The Green"
Season 1-Syndicated, Episode 40
Aired: Monday November 16, 1987
Writer: Michael Edens, Mark Edens
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]
- 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".