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Season 3 Episode 10b
Rugrats - The Gold Rush
The Gold Rush
Original Airdate November 28, 1993
DVD release Outdoor Shenanigans
Season 3
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The Gold Rush is a Season 3 episode of Rugrats.

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After Chuckie finds a nickel in the local playground sandbox, the Rugrats dig for more, thinking there might be buried treasure. Of course, when Angelica finds out about this, she tries to claim the treasure all for herself.

- Description from Klasky Csupo


After finding a nickel buried in the sandbox, the kids turn "money hungry," and try to dig up more wealth.


  • Items founded by Tommy: 100 Dollars Bill, Gold Watch, Jewel Ring.
  • This episode is a parody of the 1948 John Huston film "The Treasure of Sierra Madre", which starred Humphrey Bogart.
  • This episode marks the first mention of Angelica’s middle initial (“C”).