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Happy Halloween and Golden Anniversary, Great Pumpkin!

imageI wrote this last year for the 50th anniversary of It’s The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown. I still believe in the powerful, realistic messages of this classic cartoon.  This was one of my favorite posts to write.

Tales from a Part-Time Sunshine

its-the-great-pumpkin-charlie-brown                             I have loved the creation of Charles M. Schulz’s Peanuts ever since I can remember. Growing up in the 70’s, I was a ready-made fan of Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Linus, and the rest of the gang.  Before I was old enough to even read the comic strip, I was delighted by the holiday television specials. My favorite has always been It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.

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Posted in Holidays, Inspiration

Happy Halloween and Golden Anniversary, Great Pumpkin!

its-the-great-pumpkin-charlie-brown                             I have loved the creation of Charles M. Schulz’s Peanuts ever since I can remember. Growing up in the 70’s, I was a ready-made fan of Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Linus, and the rest of the gang.  Before I was old enough to even read the comic strip, I was delighted by the holiday television specials. My favorite has always been It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. Continue reading “Happy Halloween and Golden Anniversary, Great Pumpkin!”