Passing Old Blubberbutt
Old Blubberbutt was several tons of plumb protein!
The WingNuts Whisk EmpressRuby Aloft!
Just what Grampa didn't need
The WingNuts Trapped!
With the hummingbird decoys stuck on their beaks, the WingNuts could no longer fly!
Empress Ruby Is One of Ten Thousand.
Empress Ruby and her squall of middle schoolers in Winter Quarters Bay, Antarctica.
An Asteroid Hurtles Toward Antarctica!
The Asteroid Shot Through the Perihelion!
Grampa had some explaining to do!
The Asteroid Creates the Dam!
Grampa drew them a picture of the destruction!
Inside Grampa's Hut
Grampa had been working on a design for a flying howdah.
Oliver Arrives From Oriana!
Old Blubberbutt had never seen an elephant!
Oliver Brings a Summons!
Daisy the skua was stalking them looking for her dinner!
Departure to Oriana
With the howdah and his trunk full, Oliver stepped through the Perihelion...
Arrival In Oriana!
Wisdom is often found at Hindsight, bur Roark the Raccoon Chief prefers opportunity!
At Roark's command the WingNuts bring Daisy's free-flight to an end!
The 5-chambered Saltwater Flask
Saltwater was the key.
Grandma Beaver's Trunk
A trunk full of hats and names and things!
Dr. Wilson describes their mission!
The Race for the Ruby!
Grampa Ernie in his Hawaiian shirt.
Over Mt. Up
Empress Ruby and 737 release the decoys over Roark's Den.
The Light of the World is escaping!
The asteroid knocked the roof off the lighthouse!
Even in Oriana you can never tell what a cat might do!
Phyllistina watches from her hiding place.
Winter Quarters Bay
Antarctica, where penguins live...
The kids are on their way to see Grampa.
Roark Is Foiled!
Daisy and the WingNuts were out of this picture when Empress Ruby and 737 were finished!