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By Gerald Morris, Aaron Renier

Decades in the past, the storytellers say, the good King Arthur held courtroom along with his gallant Knights of the around desk. bad Givret, who's simply the shortest guy at courtroom, bears the brunt in their jokes. yet what he lacks in stature, Givret makes up for in brains—and earlier than he is familiar with it, his speedy considering has landed him a spot on the well-known around desk! And so beginneth the intriguing and humorous adventures of Sir Givret the quick, tremendous, and brilliant.

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The Addams Family was revived in 1973 as an animated children’s show produced by the Hanna-Barbera Studios and aired on Saturday mornings. Hanna-Barbera also produced a comic book version of The Addams Family, which first appeared in October 1974, but only three issues were published before the series folded. Halloween with the Addams Family (first aired on October 30, 1977), a full-length feature film with the original cast, was another unsuccessful attempt to revive interest in The Addams Family during the 1970s.

370 pp. Summers, Montague. The Vampire: His Kith and Kin. , 1928. 356 pp. Rept. New Hyde Park, NY: University Books, 1960. 356 pp. ( Alnwick Castle, The Vampire of A ) mong the famous case reports of real vampires were those of William of Newburgh, who, in the twelfth century, collected a variety of accounts of vampires in England. One incident that occurred in his lifetime concerned a man who served the Lord of Alnwick Castle. The man, who was himself known for his wicked ways, was further plagued by an unfaithful wife.

Only one African American vampire character, Prince Mamuwalde (better known as Blacula), attained any fame beyond the fans of vampire movies. The Prince, portrayed by Shakespearean actor William Marshall, appeared in two movies, Blacula (1972) and Scream Blacula Scream (1973). Released the same year as Blacula was Alabama’s Ghost (1972), a blaxploitation movie in which a vampire rock group battles a ghost. Another lesser-known African American vampire movie is the 1973 Ganja and Hess (released in video under a variety of names including Teresa Graves, who starred in the movie Old Blood Couple, Double Possession, Black Evil, and Black Dracula, was one of the first African Americans to Vampire).

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