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When Scooby Comes Marching Home

Shaggy chased by the Ghost of Mordecai Silver

When Scooby Comes Marching Home title card

Publisher Archie Comics
Date published September 1995
Part of Scooby-Doo #2
# of pages 13
Writer Mike Kirschenbaum
Penciler Gordon Morison
Inker Alfredo Alcala
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The Abominable Skiman!

When Scooby Comes Marching Home is the first of two stories of Scooby-Doo #2, by Archie Comics. It was followed by The Abominable Skiman!.


An army base is being haunted by the ghost of a Revolutionary War hero.


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Main characters:

Supporting characters:


Other characters:

  • General Mordecai Silver (single appearance)(portrait)(deceased)
  • Soldiers (single appearance)(miscellaneous speaking)



  • Painting of General Mordecai Silver
  • Mustard



Suspect Motive/reason
Sergeant Bad attitude. The ghost appeared in Shaggy's hospital room after he left.
Major Problem Major Minor beat him out for the top job.


Culprit Motive/reason
Major Problem using a projection of the Ghost of Mordecai Silver To get Major Minor's job.


  • This is the first Archie story to be given writer and artist credits.

Cultural references

  • Scrappy calling himself "Mrs. Norman Main" is a reference to Vicki Maine, in the film, A Star is Born.


  • Disguises: Shaggy, Fred, and Scooby as army recruits; Daphne, Velma, and Scrappy as USO members, calling themselves the Andrawn Sisters (with Scrappy as Bubbles).

Coloring mistakes

  • None known.

Inconsistencies/continuity errors and/or goofs/oddities

  • Shaggy is hooked up to a mustard IV.
  • On the last panel of the last page, Scooby threatens to spank Scrappy.


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