The Addams Family (1964) Trading Card Set

Addams Family on the cover
of TV Guide - Oct. 1964

Addams Family on the cover
of TV Guide - Oct. 1965

The Addams Family trading card set was produced by Donruss in 1964, highlighting the hit television series "The Addams Family". The black and white show ran for two seasons from September, 1964 through April, 1966. This comedy is based on Charles Addams' cartoons, which appeared in the New Yorker and featured such characters as Morticia, Gomez and Uncle Fester.

Mouse over the numbers to view thumbnails of the entire Addams Family 66 card set:

The Addams Family Trading Card Set Facts

Title: The Addams Family
Type: Cards sold via wax packs
Design: B/W images with red ink
Verso: B/W puzzle image of the Addams
Genre: TV Series - Situation Comedy
Producer: Donruss
Year released: 1964
Cards in set: 66
Wrapper produced: Yes
Short Prints: None

The Addams Family 5-cents Wax Wrapper
The Addams Family original 5¢ Wax Wrapper

The front of each card has "The Addams Family" logo, the card number and a clever pun in red. The back of the cards form a gigantic puzzle of the Addams family.

The Addams Family original Wax Pack and Display Box

The Addams Family 1964 Trading Card Checklist

a No.  Title

  1    "Gomez"
  2    Somebody Drank My Embalming Fluid! 
  3    Feeding the Tropical Fish! 
  4    Will the Real Granny Please Stand Up!
  5    You Rang? 
  6    I Always Look Better By Candlelight.
  7    I'm Your New Neighbor!
  8    Ever Seen a Train in Orbit? 
  9    Of Course I Play the Piano!
 10   This Will Stop His Headache!
 11   My Brother-in-Law!
 12   Only 3 More and the Cemetery Is Full.
 13   Next Time—Use Your Zip Code!
 14   Want Some Lizard Soup?
 15   Your Slab Will Be Ready in a Moment.
 16   I Really Dig You Morticia!
 17   Got Any Ghostly Numbers?
 18   Which One?
 19   "Fester"
 20   Don't Move, You'll Spoil My Shot!
 21   Here He Comes... Now Do Your Stuff!
 22   Yes, We Have a Room for Rent!
 23   I Can't Stand a Lumpy Mattress!
 24   I Always Use Live Bait! 
 25   My Own Graveyard!
 26   He'll Get the Point Now!
 27   Your Kids Ate My Spiders.
 28   A Few More and We'll Have Our Own Boot-Hill.
 29   Yes, the Real Estate Is Getting Cheaper.
 30   Of Course I Ride a Broom!
 31   It's So Nice and Gloomy In Here!
 32   What Do You Mean—Get a Receipt?
 33   What'll I Wear for Halloween?
 34   A Friend of Lurch.
 35   I Always Play in Poison Ivy!
 36   "Thing"
 37   Just Think, Our First Dead Letter. 
 38   Let's Tell Scary Stories. 
 39   The African Strangler 
 40   It Only Hurts When I Cough!
 41   Two Heads Are Always Better Than One
 42   It's Only the Monthly Bill from the Blood Bank.
 43   Bury the Next One over There!
 44   "Morticia!"
 45   Yea, Yea, Yea!
 46   I Need a Real Hair-Rising Story.
 47   He Saw Lurch!
 48   Look, No Dandruff!
 49   Weaving a Wig for Fester.
 50   You're a Real Cut-Up Fester!
 51   My Favorite! Devil's Food Cake.
 52   Whaddya Mean, I Need a Man's Deodorant?
 53   Son, Now Don't Scalp Fester!
 54   Get Their Vote (Dead or Alive).
 55   Gotta Be Sharp for Company
 56   I Won't Be Home for Dinner!
 57   Lurch Lower the Body so Beautifully!
 58   Let's Eat Before He Wakes Up!
 59   Come on in the Playroom and See Our Guillotine.
 60   What Do You Mean, Follow You?
 61   You've Never Heard of Guillotine
 62   Hang Around and I'll Call the Butler!
 63   Go Past the Second Grave and Turn Right.
 64   House for Sale: 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 1 Dungeon. Call HOrror 1-3786
 65   The Family Hearse.
 66   Quit Shaking the Coffin!


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