- This page is about the episode. For the monster, see Sludge Monster from the Earth's Core.
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|The Sludge Monster from the Earth's Core (episode)|
|A Pup Named Scooby-Doo|
|Airdate||September 17, 1988|
|Story By||Tom Ruegger|
|Teleplay By||Mary Jo Ludin|
|Directed By|| Oscar Dufau
|Previous Episode||A Bicycle Built For Boo!|
|Next Episode||Wanted Cheddar Alive|
The Coolsville bank is robbed and the bank's janitor reports that he saw a monster in the vault that was responsible for the theft. However, nobody believes him except for the Scooby-Doo Detective Agency who then proceed try to find the monster and solve the mystery. The monster is later seen wondering around Scooby's giant doghouse.
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Cast and characters
|Don Messick|| Scooby-Doo|
|Casey Kasem|| Shaggy Rogers|
|Christina Lange||Velma Dinkley|
|Kellie Martin||Daphne Blake|
|Carl Steven||Freddie Jones|
|Scott Menville||Red Herring|
|Bernard Erhard|| Mr. Buckston/|
Sludge Monster from the Earth's Core
Chief-type police officer
|"He's Got His Eye on You"||Credits||Peformed by|
- Sludge Monster from the Earth's Core/Mr. Buckston
|Mr. Williams||As the janitor he had the best possibility to rob the bank because he has the keys.|
|Red Herring||As always.|
|Mr. Buckston as the Sludge Monster from the Earth's Core||To rob the bank.|
- This is the first appearance of Mr. Rogers in A Pup Named Scooby-Doo.
- This is the first of several episodes to have the gang solve mysteries at night while in their sleepwear.
- Shaggy's real first name is revealed to be "Norville" which Scooby teases him about.
Animation mistakes and/or technical glitches
- None known.
Inconsistencies/continuity errors and/or goofs/oddities
- All the cops looking for Mr. Williams and the cop at the unmasking of the Sludge Monster look like Mr. Thornsby from Now Museum, Now You Don't.
In other languages
|Greek||Το Λασπο-τέρας από το Κέντρο της Γης||The Sludge Monster from the Earth's Core|
- A Pup Named Scooby-Doo: Volume 1 DVD released July 19, 2005.
- A Pup Named Scooby-Doo: Complete 1st Season DVD set released March 18, 2008.