||This needs a stretch.|
The Crossword Clue is a story in Scooby-Doo! #88 by DC Comics.
The gang are chasing a ghost who leaves crossword puzzles for clues. The gang figure out the crossword clues and trip up the villain.
| Unnamed villain as the Crossword Puzzle Ghost
|| Haunting Enigma Manor for unknown reasons.
- There is an error in the puzzle, showing "honk" when the correct word is "hook." All clues are supposed to be related to Peter Pan.
Next we have a crossword puzzle that might have been interesting had somebody not thought a honk is what you use to catch fish. You use a honk to catch a duck, gentlebeings.
...Joe Staton's artwork throughout saves this issue of Scooby-Doo from the trashcan, but an all ages book is supposed to be smarter than the continuity books.