Reporting Diane Lyn
The beloved holiday classic airs on Halloween night at 8, on ABC. But did you know ‘this’ about the vintage cartoon? Here are couple things about the Peanuts gang…
Kids sent candy to Charlie Brown because Charlie was getting rocks while trick or treating. They actually mailed candy and gifts to CBS addressed to Charlie Brown.
Lucy is reading a “TV Guide” featuring herself on the Cover. Watch for it in the beginning of the cartoon. It happens after Linus writes his letter to the Great Pumpkin.
The first adult to record a voice for a Peanuts special was for Snoopy.
See the complete list: http://thefw.com/things-you-didnt-know-about-great-pumpkin/
(Photo credit: CBS Baltimore)