It Was A Short Summer, Charlie Brown (1969) Animated Cartoon Special

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It Was A Short Summer, Charlie Brown

It Was A Short Summer, Charlie Brown (1969) Animated Cartoon Special

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  • Animated TV SpecialCartoonTelevisionSpecialCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Lee Mendelson-Bill Melendez Productions, Charles M. Schulz Creative Associates, United Features Syndicate.
  • Distributed by: United Features Syndicate.
  • Cartoon Characters: Charlie Brown, Linus Van Pelt, Lucy Van Pelt, Peppermint Patty, Pig-Pen, Sally Brown, Schroeder, Shermy, Snoopy/Masked Marvel, Violet, Roy, Pigpen, Sophie, Clara, Shirley.
  • Voice Actors: Peter Robbins, Hilary Momberger, Pamelyn Ferdin, Glenn Gilger, Kip DeFaria, John Daschback, Ann Altieri, Sally Dryer-Barker, David Carey; Full Voice Cast Full Voice Cast...
  • Directed By Bill Melendez.
  • Produced By Lee Mendelson, Bill Melendez, Jay Poynor.
  • Music: Vince Guaraldi.
    Music Arranged
    , Conducted by John Scott Trotter; more Musicians More Musicians...
  • Originally Released on September 27, 1969.
  • Originally Aired on CBS Television CBS-TV (USA).
  • Running Time: 30 minutes.
  • Production Number: 69-154
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Returning to school, the gang has to write a 500-word essay about their summer vacation. They recall going to summer camp, where the "boys camp" and "girls camp" compete against each other in swimming, softball, and other events. After several poor showings, the...  (more)

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Linus's teacher in this show is named as Miss Halverson, even though in later shows his teacher is Miss Othmar. Although Woodstock isn't in this show, Snoopy arm-wrestles with a yellow bird (a sort of "proto-Woodstock"). When Snoopy pretends to drive...  (more)

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This is one of the productions that placed the Peanuts gang at a summer camp. I liked this one as the most significant moment boils down to an arm wrestling match between Lucy Van Pelt of the girls' camp, and the Masked Marvel (Snoopy) of the boys'...  (read more)

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