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 (ăd′əmz), Charles Samuel 1912-1988.
American cartoonist known for the macabre humor and Gothic settings of his cartoons, many of which first appeared in the New Yorker.


, Jane 1860-1935.
American social reformer and pacifist who founded Hull House (1889), a care and education center for the poor of Chicago. She shared the 1931 Nobel Peace Prize.
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(Biography) Jane. 1860–1935, US social reformer, feminist, and pacifist, who founded Hull House, a social settlement in Chicago: Nobel peace prize 1931
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(ˈæd əmz)

Jane, 1860–1935, U.S. social worker: Nobel peace prize 1931.
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Arriving in October, same month as Halloween, The Addams Family is spookily brilliant comedy with all the classic characters and all the classic laughs.
Based on characters created by Charles Addams, "The Addams Family" explores the creepy, kooky and wonderful household immortalized in cartoon, television and movies.
"He was calling to my children through the wall when they were in their bedroom and loudly playing sounds from The Laughing Policeman and the Addams Family."
This book republishes Hull House Songs, which contains five political compositions written by Hull-House music educator and composer Eleanor Smith, with critical commentary examining her poetic sources and musical influences, her operettas for children, Jane Addams' aesthetic theories, Smith's circle of women associates and how these professional relationships impacted her creative philosophy and teaching, the cultural upbringing and worldview of Jane Addams and the upper-middle class women who ran the arts programs at Hull-House, and racial segregation in early 20th-century Chicago, Jane Addams' ideas about race, her role in the race politics of the Progressive Era, and cultural programs at Hull-House through the lens of race.
Bede Doe (12), who plays the family patriarch Gomez Addams, said, "The hardest part of my role was having the ability to act in a Latino-American accent, especially while singing!" Imogen Stobart (12) plays the mother of a normal family, the Beinekes, whose son is dating Wednesday Addams.
[United States], June 6 ( ANI ): American stars Oscar Isaac and Charlize Theron will lend their voices to MGM'S animated comedy, 'The Addams Family' as Gomez and Morticia.
Leander High School Fine Arts Department is pleased to present the Broadway musical sensation The Addams Family January 18th - 21st.
The cast of characters in Oink is diverse, yet Addams remains the only developed character.
Based on the original comic strip version of The Addams Family - created by cartoonist Charles Addams and debuting in The New Yorker in 1938 - The Addamses are an eccentric aristocratic family who delight in the macabre and supernatural.
They are even engaged and she wants to introduce the parents, but how can they possibly have an ordinary evening when there's nothing conventional about the Addams? The plot is a little shallow but the talented cast make up for that.
But I do keep checking that it's growing back!" Shaving his head is now a daily task for Les and it will be for the next few months as The Addams Family is currently scheduled to tour the UK and Ireland until November.