Caroline and her husband are a young couple who have borrowed money from Scrooge. When Caroline's husband tries to ask for a weeks delay in repayment he is told that Scrooge is dead. No one seems to know who the debt will belong to as in those times if there was not written undertaking such as a Will the debt would die with the lender. Therefore in this case Caroline's debt would die with Scrooge and they would be free of the old Miser
Martha is the oldest daughter of Scrooge's worker Bob. Tiny Tim's sister.
Martha (Cratchit) is a scullery maid in a large house
Alice was interoduced in the 1951 film starring alastair simms. The name Alice was used instead of Belle who in the book version was Scrooges betrothed.
At a milliner's
To surprise her dad.
She came from a Millinor's shop far away.
There is no Mythra in the original story - There is a Martha and she is the eldest daughter of Bob Cratchit
To surprise bob her father who would think she could not come home for christmas
She was an apprentice to a milliner or a seamstress.
There are 3 in total - 1 is always un-named the others are Martha and Belinda
there are two named in the original text, Belinda and Martha
a Christmas carol
Scrooge & Marley
Its the same "A Christmas Carol"
maybe because a chirstmas carol has to do with christmas .