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|followed by=[[Thomas and His Friends Help Out]] (''VHS'')/[[Percy's Ghostly Trick (DVD)|Percy's Ghostly Trick]] (''DVD'')}}
 
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'''[[Thomas and the Special Letter and Other Stories]]''' (retitled '''[[Thomas and the Special Letter (DVD)|Thomas and the Special Letter]]''') is a US VHS/DVD featuring 6 [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Season 4|4th Season]] episodes narrated by [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:George Carlin|George Carlin]] and 1 [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:song|song]]. It was 1st released by [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Anchor Bay Entertainment|Anchor Bay Entertainment]] in 1995 and reissued in 2002. It was released on DVD in 2007.
 
'''[[Thomas and the Special Letter and Other Stories]]''' (retitled '''[[Thomas and the Special Letter (DVD)|Thomas and the Special Letter]]''') is a US VHS/DVD featuring 6 [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Season 4|4th Season]] episodes narrated by [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:George Carlin|George Carlin]] and 1 [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:song|song]]. It was 1st released by [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Anchor Bay Entertainment|Anchor Bay Entertainment]] in 1995 and reissued in 2002. It was released on DVD in 2007.
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==Description==
 
==Description==
 
===1995 VHS===
 
===1995 VHS===
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Join [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Thomas|Thomas]], [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Rusty|Rusty]], [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Sir Handel|Sir Handel]], [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Daisy|Daisy]], and the rest of the gang for these brand new adventures with lots of new friends never before seen on TV!
 
Join [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Thomas|Thomas]], [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Rusty|Rusty]], [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Sir Handel|Sir Handel]], [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Daisy|Daisy]], and the rest of the gang for these brand new adventures with lots of new friends never before seen on TV!
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===2002 VHS / 2007/2008 DVD===
 
===2002 VHS / 2007/2008 DVD===
 
'''PEEP! PEEP!''' Thomas and his railway friends welcome you to the Island of Sodor, a magical place where the sun invariably shines and storms never last long. Meet [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:George|George, a Bad-Tempered Steamroller]] who is convinced that roads are much more important than rails. Welcome Skarloey back home, and watch as Oliver and Toad teach some [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Troublesome Trucks|Troublesome Trucks]] a Really Useful lesson.
 
'''PEEP! PEEP!''' Thomas and his railway friends welcome you to the Island of Sodor, a magical place where the sun invariably shines and storms never last long. Meet [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:George|George, a Bad-Tempered Steamroller]] who is convinced that roads are much more important than rails. Welcome Skarloey back home, and watch as Oliver and Toad teach some [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Troublesome Trucks|Troublesome Trucks]] a Really Useful lesson.
   
 
So get your tickets ready for more freight yard fun with [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Thomas and Friends|Thomas and Friends]]™.
 
So get your tickets ready for more freight yard fun with [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Thomas and Friends|Thomas and Friends]]™.
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==Episodes==
 
==Episodes==
 
#[[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Thomas and the Special Letter|Thomas and the Special Letter]]
 
#[[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Thomas and the Special Letter|Thomas and the Special Letter]]
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#[[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Toad Stands By|Toad Stands By]]
 
#[[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Toad Stands By|Toad Stands By]]
 
#[[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Bowled Out|Bowled Out]]
 
#[[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Bowled Out|Bowled Out]]
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==Song==
 
==Song==
 
*[[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Don't Judge a Book By its Cover|Don't Judge a Book By its Cover]]
 
*[[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Don't Judge a Book By its Cover|Don't Judge a Book By its Cover]]
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==Bonus Features==
 
==Bonus Features==
 
*Sir Topham Hatt's Scrapbook from [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Salty's Secret and Other Thomas Adventures|Salty's Secret]]
 
*Sir Topham Hatt's Scrapbook from [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Salty's Secret and Other Thomas Adventures|Salty's Secret]]
 
*"Fun with Numbers" game from [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Best of Gordon|Best of Gordon]]
 
*"Fun with Numbers" game from [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Best of Gordon|Best of Gordon]]
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==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
 
*This was the 1st Thomas VHS distributed by [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Anchor Bay Entertainment|Anchor Bay Entertainment]].
 
*This was the 1st Thomas VHS distributed by [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Anchor Bay Entertainment|Anchor Bay Entertainment]].
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*This was the only Thomas VHS/DVD to feature the "THE END" title card at the end until [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Tale of the Brave|Tale of the Brave]].
 
*This was the only Thomas VHS/DVD to feature the "THE END" title card at the end until [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Tale of the Brave|Tale of the Brave]].
 
*This is the first Thomas VHS to have a brand new style that would later be seen in past VHS covers.
 
*This is the first Thomas VHS to have a brand new style that would later be seen in past VHS covers.
==Goofs==
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*The 1995 VHS description mentioned Daisy, but she doesn't appear in any episodes featured on the release.
 
*The 1995 VHS does not display any home video logo ([[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Video Treasures|Video Treasures]] logo was still being used as Anchor Bay didn't have an onscreen logo yet), and starts off with the Britt Allcroft logo.
 
*On the cover of the 2002 VHS release, an image [[W:c:ThomasandFriends:Bertie|Bertie]] is mirrored.
 
*In the captions, '''Bertie''' is misspelled as '''Burty'''.
 
 
==DVD Packs==
 
==DVD Packs==
 
===US===
 
===US===

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Thomas and the Special Letter and Other Stories (retitled Thomas and the Special Letter) is a US VHS/DVD featuring 6 4th Season episodes narrated by George Carlin and 1 song. It was 1st released by Anchor Bay Entertainment in 1995 and reissued in 2002. It was released on DVD in 2007.

Description

1995 VHS

PEEP! PEEP! Here comes Thomas the Tank Engine with the latest tales from the Island of Sodor. Come along for the ride as the engines take an exciting journey to a far away station. Help welcome Skarloey home from the menders and watch Oliver and Toad teach the trucks a lesson they'll never forget.

Join ThomasRustySir HandelDaisy, and the rest of the gang for these brand new adventures with lots of new friends never before seen on TV!

2002 VHS / 2007/2008 DVD

PEEP! PEEP! Thomas and his railway friends welcome you to the Island of Sodor, a magical place where the sun invariably shines and storms never last long. Meet George, a Bad-Tempered Steamroller who is convinced that roads are much more important than rails. Welcome Skarloey back home, and watch as Oliver and Toad teach some Troublesome Trucks a Really Useful lesson.

So get your tickets ready for more freight yard fun with Thomas and Friends™.

Episodes

  1. Thomas and the Special Letter
  2. Home at Last
  3. Rock 'n' Roll
  4. Steam Roller
  5. Toad Stands By
  6. Bowled Out

Song

Bonus Features

Trivia

  • This was the 1st Thomas VHS distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment.
  • On the (front) cover of the 1995 VHS release, an image from Paint Pots and Queens is used.
  • This was the only Thomas VHS/DVD to feature the "THE END" title card at the end until Tale of the Brave.
  • This is the first Thomas VHS to have a brand new style that would later be seen in past VHS covers.

DVD Packs

US

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