Charles Addams, uncredited co-creator of the Haunted Mansion



The Gates:

A juried competition was held to commission newly designed gates at the entrance to the Addams Hall sculpture court from the 36th Street walkway. The winning entry designed by Mark Lueders, MFA’93, of the undergraduate fine arts faculty will adorn the walkway in the spirit of Charles Addams.

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So the point that Gorey wants to make is a point that Disney will not make, and even when that point is softened by silliness as in Charles Addams, he was still too far out of the light for Disney in the sixties.

This quote makes me want to read a good biography of Walt Disney. I think a solid Disney bio would make for great discussion for the BBS book club.


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