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Episode 24 is the twenty-fourth episode of the first season of Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?


Sir Vile steals the ambergris (a fancy term for whale vomit) from the oceans around the year 800.

Daniel captures Sir Vile and Carmen.

Time Pilots[]

  • Daniel Shapiro (?)
  • Leslie Peoples
  • Marisa Ventura

Sketches and Pit Stops[]

  • Cluefinder (Grand Siècle French lady) - France in the 1600's (when nobles hardly bathed and wore perfume instead)
  • Millennia - 1919 (when the Ladies' Home Journal published an ad for Odorono deodorant)
  • VILE Villain Clue - Seattle in 1991 (when grunge band Nirvana released the song "Smells Like Teen Spirit")

History of Smell (Flight Plan)[]

  • 1991: Nirvana releases the song, "Smells Like Teen Spirit"
  • 1981: The first movie in Odorama is released
  • 1948: "Dial", the world's first deodorant soap is introduced
  • 1921: The perfume Chanel No. 5 is introduced
  • 1851: The novel "Moby Dick" is published
  • 1768: The American colonies export soap to England
  • 1490: The toothbrush is invented in China
  • circa 800: Ambergris is used in perfume

Trail Of Time Questions[]

Bold indicates correct answers.
Italics indicates the contestant's answers.
Underline indicates the contestant answered the question after time ran out.

  1. It's 700 B.C. What do Greeks burn to keep away demons?
    • Tobacco
    • Incense
  2. It's the year 1490. What dental device is being invented?
    • Toothpick
    • Toothbrush
  3. It's 1851. What is the name of Ahab's ship in "Moby Dick"?
    • Pequod
    • Ishmael
  4. It's 1908. What company is the first to sell toothpaste in a tube?
    • Crest
    • Colgate
  5. It's 1932. What does Procter & Gamble introduce?
    • The First Detergent
    • The First Soap Opera
  6. It's the year 1981. What movie is released featuring "Odorama"?
    • Rayon
    • Polyester


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