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Chas. Addams | Chas Addams
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His original description of Pugsley Addams: "An energetic monster of a boy... blond red hair, popped blue eyes and a dedicated troublemaker, in other words the kid next door... genius in his own way, he makes toy guillotines, full-size racks, threatens to poison his sister, can turn himself into a Mr. Hyde with an ordinary chemical set... his voice is hoarse... is sometimes allowed an occasional ...
At one point, his second wife Barbara got him to take out a $100,000 insurance policy. Addams consulted a lawyer on the sly, who later humorously wrote, "I told him the last time I had word of such a move was in a picture called Double Indemnity
(1944) starring Barbara Stanwyck
, which I called to his attention." In the movie, Stanwyck's character plotted her husband's murder; however, no one has ...
Drew cartoons with a macabre sense of humor akin to Edward Gorey
but without the malice of the latter.