1912 - 1988
American artist and cartoonist known for his dark humorous and macabre imagination that created such unforgettable shows such as “The Addams Family”. Some of the family, as “Pugsley” sketched on the First Day Issue Cache, dated January 20,1978, were spin offs from his shows, and they took off on their own mischievous adventures. This first day cache was in celebration of Capt. James Cook, with hand drawn sketch of Pugsley, and signed Chas. Addams, and dated in his own hand 1981.