General Information
Name: Ghost Town Adventure
Number: 9
Publisher: Adventure International
Year: 1982
Written by: Scott Adams
Dedicated to: The Cherens
Price: $19.95
Blurb: 1979: Gold, silver, furs, money and much, much more are hidden in this “deserted?” mining town! Just remember pardner, they don’t call ’em ghost towns for nothin’.

1981: Explore a deserted western mining town in search of 13 treasures. From rattlesnakes to runaway horses, this Adventure’s got them all! Just remember, Pardner, they don’t call them Ghost Towns for nothing’. (Also includes new bonus scoring system!)

The Treasures of Ghost Town Adventure

01. Silver Bullet

02. Gold Nugget

03. Golden Derringer

04. Silver Spurs

05. Sacred Tom Tom

06. Turquoise Necklace

07. Cash Box

08. Oriental Go Board

09. $200

10. Pelts

11. Bag Gold Dust

12. Gold Coin

13. Silver Cup

The WalkThrough
Prompt Enter Computer’s Response
Welcome to Adventure 9 “GHOST TOWN” by Scott Adams dedicated: the Cherens

*** Treasure # 1 – Silver Bullet ***

I’m in a Ghost Town Go Barbershop OK
I’m in a Barbershop Shake Hat something falls out
I’m in a Barbershop Get Key OK
I’m in a Barbershop Go South  
I’m in a Ghost Town Drop Key O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West  
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Saloon O.K.
I’m in a saloon Get Bell O.K.
I’m in a saloon Go South  
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Store OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store Get Matches O.K.
I’m in a Dry Goods store Get Shovel O.K.
I’m in a Dry Goods store Go North  
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West  
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Hotel OK
I’m in a lobby Go East  
I’m in a hotel room Drop Bell O.K.
I’m in a hotel room Go West  
I’m in a lobby Go North  
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Telegraph OK
I’m in a Telegraph office Move Safe OK
I’m in a Telegraph office Connect Wires OK
I’m in a Telegraph office Go South  
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West  
I’m in a road Go West O.K.
I’m in a fork in the road Go South O.K.
I’m in a ridge above a narrow ravine I see mountains in the distance Burn Sagebrush The dry wash is burnt clear
I’m in a ridge above a narrow ravine I see mountains in the distance Enter Ravine  
I’m in a ravine Go Mine OK
I can’t see. Its too dark! Get Bullet O.K.

*** Treasure # 2 – Gold Nugget ***

I can’t see. Its too dark! Go Down Dangerous to move in the dark! O.K.
I can’t see. Its too dark! Get Candle O.K.
I can’t see. Its too dark! Light Candle  
I’m in a Mine Go South O.K.
I’m in a Mine Dig Roof I found something
I’m in a Mine Get Nugget O.K.

*** Treasure # 3 – Golden Derringer ***

I’m in a Mine Go North O.K.
I’m in a Mine Go Up O.K.
I’m in a Mine Go Up O.K.
I’m in a ravine Unlight Candle O.K.
I’m in a ravine Get Charcoal O.K.
I’m in a ravine Go Up O.K.
I’m in a ridge above a narrow ravine I see mountains in the distance Go North O.K.
I’m in a fork in the road Drop Shovel O.K.
I’m in a fork in the road Drop Charcoal O.K.
I’m in a fork in the road Go East O.K.
I’m in a road Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Stable OK
I’m in a stable Go Stall OK
I’m in a stall Get Horseshoe O.K.
I’m in a stall Go South O.K.
I’m in a stable Go South O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Drop Candle O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Store OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store Drop Bullet O.K.
I’m in a Dry Goods store Drop Nugget O.K.
I’m in a Dry Goods store Go North O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Get Key OK
I’m in a Ghost Town With Horseshoe Magnet it Worked!
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Jail Ghostly Voice Whispers: Don’t collect $200 then don’t pass GO! CONTRAPOSITIVE.
I’m in a Jail Unlock Door OK
I’m in a Jail Drop Key O.K.
I’m in a Jail Go Door OK
I’m in a Cell Get Hammer O.K.
I’m in a Cell Go North O.K.
I’m in a Jail Get Derringer O.K.

*** Treasure # 4 – Silver Spurs ***

I’m in a Jail Go North O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Drop Derringer O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Stable OK
I’m in a stable Go Stall OK
I’m in a stall Mount Hourse  
I’m on back of ‘Ole Paint Get Spurs  

*** Treasure # 5 – Sacred Tom Tom ***

I’m on back of ‘Ole Paint Spur Paint He bucks, I’m thrown
I’m flat on my back in a manure pile Get Up OK
I’m in a stable Go Stall OK
I’m in a stall Go Hole  
I’m in a storeroom Get Keg O.K.
I’m in a storeroom Go North O.K.
I’m in a stall Empty Keg OK
I’m in a stall Drop Keg O.K.
I’m in a stall Get Nails O.K.
I’m in a stall Shoe Horse OK
I’m in a stall Drop Hammer O.K.
I’m in a stall Mount Horse OK
I’m on back of ‘Ole Paint Say GiddyUp OK Giddyup after a long ride He bucks, I’m thrown he rides off without me
I’m in a hidden canyon Go Teepee OK
I’m in a teepee Get Tom/b> O.K.

*** Treasure # 6 – Turquoise Necklace ***

I’m in a teepee Get Necklace O.K.

*** Treasure # 7 – CashBox ***

I’m in a teepee Beat TomTom Boom Boom It Worked
I’m in a teepee Say How  
I’m flat on my back in a manure pile Get Up OK
I’m in a stable Go South O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Store OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store Drop Spurs O.K.
I’m in a Dry Goods store Drop Tom O.K.
I’m in a Dry Goods store Drop Necklace O.K.
I’m in a Dry Goods store Go North O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West O.K.
I’m in a road Go West O.K.
I’m in a fork in the road Get Shovel O.K.
I’m in a fork in the road Get Charcoal O.K.
I’m in a fork in the road Go North O.K.
I’m in a large field Dig OK I found something
I’m in a large field Get Powder O.K.
I’m in a large field Go South O.K.
I’m in a fork in the road Go East O.K.
I’m in a road Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Stable O.K.
I’m in a stable Dig Manure I found something
I’m in a stable Get Crystals O.K.
I’m in a stable Go Stall OK
I’m in a stall Mix Chemicals  
I’m in a stall With Gunpowder OK
I’m in a stall Get Keg O.K.
I’m in a stall Go South O.K.
I’m in a stable Go South O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Telegraph OK
I’m in a Telegraph Office Drop Keg O.K.
I’m in a Telegraph Office Go South O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Hotel OK
I’m in a lobby Go East O.K.
I’m in a hotel room Ring Bell Whoosh! I see something
I’m in a hotel room Go Bed  
I’m in a warm bed Sleep Good night Good Morning I feel refreshed Ding-Dong Bell rings somewhere
I’m in a warm bed Get Up OK
I’m in a hotel room Move Bed OK
I’m in a hotel room Get Tape O.K.
I’m in a hotel room Go West O.K.
I’m in a lobby Go Counter OK
I’m behind the counter Get Cashbox O.K.

*** Treasure # 8 – Oriental Go Board ***

I’m behind the counter Go North O.K.
I’m in a lobby Go North OK
I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Saloon OK
I’m in a saloon Tape Mirror OK
I’m in a saloon Break Mirror OK
I’m in a saloon Drop Tape O.K.
I’m in a saloon Go Hole OK
I’m in a hidden office Get Go OK

*** Treasure # 9 – $200 ***

I’m in a hidden office Go East O.K.
I’m in a saloon Go South O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Store OK
I’m in a Dry Goods Store Drop Cashbox O.K.
I’m in a Dry Goods Store Drop Go  
I’m in a Dry Goods Store Pass Go Ghostly voice says: It Worked!

*** Treasure # 10 – Pelts ***

I’m in a Dry Goods Store Go North O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West OK
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West OK
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West OK
I’m in a road Go West OK
I’m in a fork in the road Go South O.K.
I’m in a ridge above a narrow ravine I see mountains in the distance Jump Ravine OK
I’m in a ridge above a ravine Go West O.K.
I’m on a mountain trail Go Shack OK Floorboard sure are creaky
I’m in a line shack Tap Key Click Boom
I’m in a line shack Look Floor OK I see Loose plank here
I’m in a line shack Get Plank OK
I’m in a line shack Drop Plank O.K.
I’m in a line shack Go Hole OK
I’m in a root cellar Get Pelts O.K.

*** Treasure # 11 – Bag Gold Dust ***

I’m in a root cellar Go Up O.K.
I’m in a line shack Go South O.K.
I’m on a mountain trail Go East O.K.
I’m in a ridge above a ravine Jump Ravine OK
I’m in a ridge above a narrow ravine I see mountains in the distance Go North O.K.
I’m in a fork in the road Go East O.K.
I’m in a road Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Look Safe OK I found something
I’m in a Ghost Town Get Dust O.K.

*** Treasure # 12 – Gold Coin ***

I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Get Derringer  
I’m in a Ghost Town Go East O.K.
I’m in a road Go East O.K.
I’m on Boot hill Shoot Snake shoots stream of water it worked! its gone
I’m on Boot hill Dig Grave OK
I’m on Boot hill Go Grave OK
I’m in a grave Get Coin O.K.

*** Treasure # 13 – Silver Cup ***

I’m in a grave Drop Shovel  
I’m in a grave Go Up O.K.
I’m on Boot hill Go West O.K.
I’m on road Go West O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go West O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Store OK
I’m in a Dry Good store Drop Derringer O.K.
I’m in a Dry Good store Drop Coin O.K.
I’m in a Dry Good store Drop Pelts O.K.
I’m in a Dry Good store Drop Dust O.K.
I’m in a Dry Good store Go North O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Get Candle OK
I’m in a Ghost Town Wait (Keep Waiting For Sunset)
I can’t see. It’s too dark! Go Saloon OK
I can’t see. It’s too dark! Dance OK
very pretty
I won a prize!
I can’t see. It’s too dark! Light Candle OK
something
scared them off!
I’m in a saloon Go South O.K.
I’m in a Ghost Town Go Store OK
I’m in a Dry Good store Drop Cup OK
I’m in a Dry Good store Score You have made XX BONUS points out of a possible 50 in YY moves
I’ve stored 13 treasures. On a scale of 0 to 100, that rates 100.
Well done.

Map

. = Some Different Method To Get There (i.e., Through Doors, Sliding, etc.)
- = Regular "Go " Statement
/ = Go Up/Down


              Stall...Store Room
                .
                .
                .       Hidden
                .       Office...Saloon
                .                  .
Large           .                  .
Field         Stable  Telegraph    .         Barber
  |             .       .          .            .
  |             .       .          .            .
Fork---Road---Ghost---Ghost------Ghost--------Ghost----Road----Boot
Road          Town    Town       Town         Town             Hill
  |                     .          .            .                \
  |                     .          .            .                 \
Ridge                   .      Dry Goods       Jail              Grave
  .                     .                       .
  .                    Hotel----Hotel Room      .
Mine                                           Cell

Copyright
The Scott Adams original text Adventure games are still copyrighted by Scott Adams and are not Public Domain. They may be freely downloaded and enjoyed though. Please see Scott’s web site for his new game Return To Pirate’s Island 2.

Homepage: http://www.msadams.com
Email: msadams@msadams.com
December 12, 2000

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