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Series cast summary:
 Rick Springfield (16 episodes, 1973)
 Mr. Samuels / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
Erika Scheimer ...
 Carol / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
Lane Scheimer ...
 Franklin / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
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 Miss Tickle (16 episodes, 1973)


Miss Tickle is a high school teacher who has some magical powers, augmented by accessories in her bag. She supervises the Adventurers Club after school hours. Most episodes start with interaction between the club members that defines the theme for the episode. After this theme definition, Rick Springfield (he plays himself) calls on a magic gramophone to ask the Adventurers Club for help with a problem in one of the magical worlds beyond the blackboard. Miss Tickle transforms a statue of a cat into a real one. The cat, Tut-Tut, is the key that allows her to draw a door on the blackboard that opens and allows the club to travel to the magical worlds. The club members, Tut-Tut, and Miss Tickle travel to the world where Rick and his owl Ptolemy are waiting for assistance. At some point during the episode, Rick will sing a song that is relevant to the episode theme in some way, either in subject or word choice. Miss Tickle, the club, the animals, and Rick resolve the problem of the ... Written by MikeVx

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Hop inside the magic chalk circle for exciting trips back and forth through time!





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8 September 1973 (USA)  »

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Missão: Mágica!  »

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Miss Tickle appeared on an episode of The Brady Kids (1972) during that show's second season. Supposedly she was an old friend of the Brady's talking pet myna bird Marlon. According to the book "Creating the Filmation Generation", the character had originally been created for the Brady Kids series. See more »


Over the World (Theme from Mission: Magic!)
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The Original Magic Schoolbus?

I liked the fact that Rick Springfield (who I hadn't heard of before this series!) lived in another universe beyond the blackboard of the classroom. Rick used the gramaphone to communicate with the class before the portal was opened. I remember two episodes: one where Rick was in a "backwards" universe, and he was shouting "Cylinder the Reverse!" until the class figured out how to understand what he was saying. Another involved some people who stole the door from Rick's side of the doorway, but the door in the classroom was still there. The children had to replace the other door before someone closed the doorway, or there would be no way for them to get back. Interesting take on inter-dimensional travel!

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