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It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966) – Charles M. Schulz Animated TV Special

It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966) - Charles M. Schulz

It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966) - Charles M. Schulz

CotD: The grand daddy of all Halloween specials, “It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” first aired 45 years ago today (or, tonight rather!)

It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966) – Charles M. Schulz Animated TV Special

Ever the outsider Linus waits in the pumpkin patch for the Great Pumpkin to show up while the other kids go trick or treating.

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Colene Gonzales, 82, was inker on Peanuts shows

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Inker and painter Colene Gonzales, who worked on several Peanuts film and TV productions, died January 14. She was 82.

From 1946 until her retirement in 1989, she worked for Disney, MGM, Sutherland, Claire Ishkanian, Betty Brenon, Universal, Celine Miles, DePatie-Freleng, Bakshi-Krantz, Murakami-Wolf, Animation Camera Service, Lisberger, and Kurtz And Friends.

Also credited as M.C. Gonzales, Margaret Colene Gonzales and Margaret Gonzales, she was an ink and paint artist on the movies Heavy Traffic (1973), The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat (1974) and Animalympics (1980).

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