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|1||The Addams Family Goes to School||Seaman Jacobs and Ed James||Arthur Hiller|
When Gomez and Morticia keep Wednesday and Pugsley home from school, Sam Hillard the truant officer pays a visit.
Family mentioned: Cousin Imar who has three arms.
Cartoon reference: Morticia and Grandmother are playing cards, the caption reads "Grandmother! You're not cheating".
|September 18, 1964|
|2||Morticia and the Psychiatrist||Hannibal Coons and Harry Winkler||Jean Yarbrough|
Gomez and Morticia call in a child psychiatrist when they fear that Pugsley is becoming normal.
Cartoon reference: The Pugsley character is in a Boy Scout uniform saluting in front of a mirror. The parents watch from an open door. The caption reads "Well, he certainly doesn't take after my side of the family."
|September 25, 1964|
|3||Fester's Punctured Romance||Jameson Brewer||Sidney Lanfield|
Uncle Fester is looking for love, but when a door-to-door saleslady comes knocking, he's not sure she's his type.
Family mentioned: Cousin Eustus (Morticia knits a sweater with a long neck).
|October 2, 1964|
|4||Gomez the Politician||Hannibal Coons and Harry Winkler||Jerry Hopper|
Election day is nearing, and Gomez is getting very excited. He puts up all his old campaign posters. His opponent ends up being Sam Hillard.
Family mentioned: Cousin Grisley's portrait of him facing a firing squad, Uncle "Kiss of Death" Blight who masterminded the presidential campaigns of Al Smith, Wendell Willkie and Adlai Stevenson, Grandpa Squint (Abraham Lincoln begged Squint for his political support, but instead backed Stephen Douglas).
Cartoon reference: The neighbors are disturbed by Uncle Fester sharpening the spikes on the fence. No caption.
|October 9, 1964|
|5||The Addams Family Tree||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler and Lou Houston||Jerry Hopper||A family rivalry prompts Gomez to trace his family's ancestry. This causes the Addams Family to enlist a geneologist to trace their family history. |
Frank Nelson guest stars as Mr. Pomeroy.
Family mentioned: Mahmud Kali Pashka Addams (the Firebug of the Bosporus), Cousin Bleak (who had a middle eye that drooped), Cousin Clot (who was sentenced to the electric chair), Cousin Farouk (named as the owner of the leg jutting from the stuffed swordfish on the wall), Grand-Uncle Grizzly (who was a traitor and only did it for the money), Black Bart Addams.
|October 16, 1964|
|6||Morticia and the Ladies League||Phil Leslie and Keith Fowler||Jean Yarbrough||Morticia's lunch with the Ladies League is discovered by Pugsley's new friend Gorgo.||October 23, 1964|
|7||Halloween with The Addams Family||Keith Fowler and Phil Leslie||Sidney Lanfield||Mistaking two robbers named Claude and Marty (Don Rickles and Skip Homeier) for trick-or-treaters, the family takes them in for a Halloween celebration.||October 30, 1964|
|8||Green Eyed Gomez||Keith Fowler and Phil Leslie||Jerry Hopper||Gomez begins to feel jealous when an old friend of Morticia's comes to stay. |
Del Moore guest stars.
|November 6, 1964|
|9||The New Neighbors Meet the Addams Family||Hannibal Coons & Harry Winkler||Jean Yarbrough|
A newlywed couple move in next door and are frightened by the family, so they attempt to break their lease.
|November 13, 1964|
|10||Wednesday Leaves Home||Hannibal Coons and Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield|
When Wednesday decides to runaway from home, she decides to runaway to her house where her parents will never suspect her.
|November 20, 1964|
|11||The Addams Family Meets the VIPs||Keith Fowler and Phil Leslie||Sidney Lanfield|
A pair of foreign dignitaries want to meet a normal American family. That normal family happens to be the Addams'.
|November 27, 1964|
|12||Morticia the Matchmaker||Maury Geraghty||Jerry Hopper||Morticia's cousin Melancholia comes to stay after breaking up with her fiancé. |
Family mentioned: Cousin Gripe (who used to be a marriage broker) and Uncle Crimp (whose sweater has one arm longer than the other).
|December 4, 1964|
|13||Lurch Learns to Dance||Jay Dratler, Jerry Seelen & Charles Marion||Sidney Lanfield||Morticia and Gomez encourage Lurch to attend the annual Butlers' Ball and teach him how to dance in preparation.||December 11, 1964|
|14||Art and the Addams Family||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield|
Grandmama takes up painting and hires the distressed Sam Picasso as her teacher.
|December 18, 1964|
|15||The Addams Family Meets a Beatnik||Henry Sharp, Sloan Nibley & Jack Raymond||Sidney Lanfield||The Addams Family takes care of an injured motorcyclist (Tom Lowell) and attempt to reunite him with his disapproving father (Barry Kelly).||January 1, 1965|
|16||The Addams Family Meets the Undercover Man||Harry Winkler, Hannibal Coons||Arthur Lubin||An undercover operative (George Neise) is convinced that the Addams family are spies, and recruits local tradespeople to infiltrate the house like the Postman Mr. Briggs (Rolfe Sedan) and the Plumber Mr. Conkey (Norman Leavitt). |
Family mentioned: Uncle Flub (who has a "fine, sensitive drooping chin" and cannot write).
|January 8, 1965|
|17||Mother Lurch Visits the Addams Family||Jameson Brewer||Sidney Lanfield||Morticia and Gomez pose as Lurch's maid and butler when his mother (Ellen Corby) comes for a visit. |
Family mentioned: Cousin Slimey (two headed), Cousin Manuel (who was a pyromaniac), Cousin Imar (three arms and went to Princeton).
|January 15, 1965|
|18||Uncle Fester's Illness||Bill Lutz||Sidney Lanfield||Uncle Fester has lost his electrical charge and spoils a family outing. They then call a doctor named Dr. Milford when their witch doctor named Dr. Mbogo is unable to make a house call.||January 22, 1965|
|19||The Addams Family Splurges||George Haight, Lou Huston||Sidney Lanfield||Having gone everywhere else on their vacations, The Addams Family plan a vacation to the moon. To fund this trip, the family propose to their broker, Ralph J. Hulen, a plan to raise money by betting on eight champion racehorses (picked out by Whizzo, a computer built by Gomez and Pugsley) competing in every broadcast horse race. |
Family mentioned: Cousin Nanook (who sent a totem pole to the Addams Family for Christmas and wanted their bear in return)
|January 29, 1965|
|20||Cousin Itt Visits the Addams Family||Tony Wilson, Henry Sharp||Sidney Lanfield||Gomez and Morticia try to get Cousin Itt a job as a zoo curator. |
Alan Reed guest stars.
|February 5, 1965|
|21||The Addams Family in Court||Harry Winkler, Hannibal Coons||Nat Perrin|
Grandmama is arrested by an undercover police officer named Lt. Poston for telling fortunes and soon the whole family is being held in contempt of court.
Hal Smith guest stars as Judge Harvey Saunders
Family mentioned: Cousin Cringe (a jailbird who even ate the hacksaw that was placed in the cake made for him)
|February 12, 1965|
|22||Amnesia in the Addams Family||Phil Leslie, Keith Fowler||Sidney Lanfield||Gomez loses his memory and becomes normal. |
Family mentioned: Grandpa Squid
|February 19, 1965|
|23||Thing Is Missing||Bill Lutz, Lorraine Edwards||Sidney Lanfield||When Thing disappears after feeling neglected, the family believe he has been 'thingnapped', and hire the famous detective Sam...Diamond (Tommy Farrell). Note: Their address is shown as "0001 Cemetery Lane". Thing's full name is "Thing T. Thing" and the T stands for Thing. |
Cartoon reference: Morticia cuts a chain of paper dolls and the middle one oddly has three legs.
|March 5, 1965|
|24||Crisis in the Addams Family||Sloan Nibley, Preston Wood||Sidney Lanfield||Uncle Fester applies for a job as an insurance salesman with the same company which is threatening to cancel the Addams' policy. |
Family mentioned: Admiral John Paul Addams whose inspiring words before battle were "If you need me I'll be in my cabin."
|March 12, 1965|
|25||Lurch and His Harpsichord||Harry Winkler, Hannibal Coons||Sidney Lanfield||A museum owner named Mr. Belmont takes an interest in Lurch's Krupnik harpsichord, so the Addams Family donate it to him much to Lurch's horror. Note: Gomez remakes that Harpsichord's measurements are the exact as Morticia's: 36-21-36. |
Family mentioned: Aunt Trivia who wasn't a music lover, but liked to go around kissing harpsichords.
|March 19, 1965|
|26||Morticia the Breadwinner||Phil Leslie||Sidney Lanfield|
When Morticia believes the family to be bankrupt, she sells her railroad shares to a mystery buyer to raise money.
|March 26, 1965|
|27||The Addams Family and the Spacemen||Harry Winkler, Hannibal Coons||Sidney Lanfield||With reports of UFOs in the area, the Addams believe they have been visited by two Martians. |
Vito Scotti appears as Professor Altshuler.
Note: The Addams as seen smoking froma Hookah
Family mentioned: Old Senator Addams who was said to be be "Wise and understanding", before they impeached him. Cousin Galileo who wore a swim suit.
|April 2, 1965|
|28||My Son the Chimp||Henry Sharp, Don Quinn||Sidney Lanfield||The family believes that Pugsley has been turned into a chimpanzee. |
Family mentioned: Great-Aunt Deliria (who was married to a chimpanzee).
|April 9, 1965|
|29||Morticia's Charity||Elroy Schwartz, Jameson Brewer||Sidney Lanfield||Morticia's favorite charitable organization run by Arthur Henson (played by Parley Baer) is holding a fundraising bazaar, so Morticia persuades her family to part with their belongings in order to donate them to the charity auction. |
Family mentioned: Cousin Slosh (who went down the city sewer in a "fit of pique," completely disowned the family, and "Made a whole new life for himself")
|April 16, 1965|
|30||Progress and the Addams Family||Bill Freedman, Ben Gershman||Sidney Lanfield||The Addams Family ignores notices from City Commissioner Arthur Henson (played by Parley Baer) that their house is to be condemned to make way for a freeway. |
Family mentioned: Cousin Plato (who has two heads: the left head is size six and the right head is size 8 3/4).
|April 23, 1965|
|31||Uncle Fester's Toupee||Harry Winkler, Hannibal Coons||Sidney Lanfield||Fester's pen-pal Madelyn Cavendish Beauregard Faversham Firestone Smith (Elizabeth Fraser) drops by unexpectedly, so he must assume the false personality he has been pretending to be. |
Family mentioned: Cousin Droop (he dropped the mirror that Gomez modeled toupees for Uncle Fester, for luck), Cousin Bleak (the toupee tried on reminded Gomez about the time when a bunch of boll weevils got into his hair), General Ulysses Addams (who surrendered at Vicksburg when the enemy soldiers caught up with him), Cousin Squint whose leg is in the swordfish is all they could save of him.
|April 30, 1965|
|32||Cousin Itt and the Vocational Counselor||Harry Winkler, Hannibal Coons||Sidney Lanfield||Morticia and Gomez call an expert Mortimer Phelps (Richard Deacon) to find Cousin Itt a job after he fails at being a marriage counselor, almost splitting up Gomez and Morticia in the process. |
Family mentioned: Cornelius Addams (whose cup of tea was failure), Cousin Trivia (who found a job after she got out of the WACs...wax museum.
|May 7, 1965|
|33||Lurch the Teenage Idol||Phil Leslie||Sidney Lanfield||Lurch's musical talent earns him a record deal, and legions of teenage fans.||May 14, 1965|
|34||Winning of Morticia Addams||Jameson Brewer, Charles Marion||Sidney Lanfield||Members of the Addams household devise schemes to start a battle between Gomez and Morticia.||May 21, 1965|
|35(1)||My Fair Cousin Itt||Phil Leslie||Sidney Lanfield||All the world's a stage for Itt, Fester, and Lurch as they vie for the lead in Gomez's new play. |
Featuring Sig Ruman as Erich von Bissell.
|September 17, 1965|
|36(2)||Morticia's Romance Part 1||Hannibal Coons and Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||On the occasion of their anniversary, Morticia recalls the story of how she and Gomez first met and fell in love. |
Margaret Hamilton guest stars.
|September 24, 1965|
|37(3)||Morticia's Romance Part 2||Hannibal Coons and Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||Morticia's tale continues as she remembers how Gomez nearly married her sister Ophelia instead of her and what they had to do to get Ophelia to love someone else. |
Family mentioned: Aunt Phobia (who had two right feet and was engaged to Uncle Tic), Uncle Tic (who had two left feet and was engaged to Aunt Phobia), Aunt Trivia (Grandmama mentioned her funeral), Cousin Fungus (who lived in the cave at the back of the Addams Mansion's tunnels for 30 years)
|October 1, 1965|
|38(4)||Morticia Meets Royalty||Leo Rifkin||Sidney Lanfield||Pretentious Aunt Millie visits the family with her handmaiden Lady Fingers.||October 8, 1965|
|39(5)||Gomez the People's Choice||Henry Sharp, Joseph Vogel, Marvin Kaplan||Sidney Lanfield||Gomez runs against Arthur Henson (played by Parley Baer) for mayor. |
Family mention: Lafayette Addams who said "The family honor is at stake" before he skipped town before a duel.
|October 15, 1965|
|40(6)||Cousin Itt's Problem||Carol Henning, Ed Ring, Mitch Persons||Sidney Lanfield||Terror strikes Cousin Itt as he begins to lose his hair. |
Family mention: Aunt Anemia in a portrait painting.
|October 22, 1965|
|41(7)||Hallowe’en Addams Style||Hannibal Coons and Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield|
Wednesday is devastated when she is told that there are no such things as witches. Cousin Cackle makes a rare appearance.
Yvonne Peattie and Bob Jellison guest star.
|October 29, 1965|
|42(8)||Morticia the Writer||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||When Morticia begins writing twisted tales for children, Gomez tries to sabotage her career.||November 5, 1965|
|43(9)||Morticia the Sculptress||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||Morticia takes up sculpting and Gomez, wanting her to believe she's good at it, pays Sam Picaso to buy them.||November 12, 1965|
|44(10)||Gomez the Reluctant Lover||Charles Marion, Leo Rifkin||Sidney Lanfield||A smitten Pugsley sends one of Morticia's love letters to his schoolteacher, resulting in her believing Gomez sent the letter.||November 19, 1965|
|45(11)||Feud In The Addams Family||Rick Richards, Jerry Gottler||Sidney Lanfield||The Courtneys (Fred Clark, Virginia Gregg) make social advances toward the Addams Family, mistakenly believing that the socially prominent Abigail Quincy Adams resides there.||November 26, 1965|
|46(12)||Gomez the Cat Burglar||Phil Leslie||Sidney Lanfield||There is a neighborhood burglar on the loose, and Morticia has reason to believe it could be Gomez.||December 3, 1965|
|47(13)||Portrait of Gomez||Leo Salkin, Bill Lutz, Henry Sharp||Sidney Salkow||Gomez seeks a special photographer to capture his portrait for Strife Magazine. |
Roger Arroyo plays Cousin Itt in this episode.
|December 10, 1965|
|48(14)||Morticia's Dilemma||Jerry Gottler, John Bradford||Sidney Miller||Gomez plays host to Don Xavier Molines, a family friend during his childhood in Spain, and his daughter Consuella.||December 17, 1965|
|49(15)||Christmas With The Addams Family||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||Not wanting the children to be disappointed, each member of the family dresses as Santa Claus.||December 24, 1965|
|50(16)||Uncle Fester, Tycoon||Sloan Nibley, Preston Wood||Sidney Salkow||Fester takes a correspondence course and boldly storms the gates of the business world. |
Roy Roberts appears as business executive Thaddeus Logan.
|December 31, 1965|
|51(17)||Morticia and Gomez vs. Fester and Grandmama||Sloan Nibley, Preston Wood||Sidney Salkow||The Addams mansion becomes a battlefield when Gomez and Morticia tell Grandmama and Uncle Fester that they think they are spoiling Pugsley and Wednesday.||January 7, 1966|
|52(18)||Fester Goes on a Diet||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||When Fester vows to get in shape for a visit from his pen pal, Morticia jumps to an out-of-this-world conclusion. Fester's pen pal Evette from the Folies Bergère makes an appearance. Jack LaLanne guest stars. |
Family mentioned: Cousin Slump - "one moment a brilliant nuclear physicist, the next he was running around Los Alamos in a three cornered hat and powdered wig." Grampa Squint Adams - who said of Cousin Blob, "two heads are better then one".
|January 14, 1966|
|53(19)||Great Treasure Hunt||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||The Addams Family hire a shady captain and his first mate to help them find a buried treasure. |
Roger Arroyo plays Cousin Itt in this episode.
Family mentioned: Great-Grandfather Pegleg - wanted by 15 countries for piracy. Wore a pegleg just for appearances. Buried at sea with full military honors - handcuffs, blindfold and dropped off a plank. Portrait of Uncle Droop - in a Civil War general's uniform with eyes popping off the painting. Portrait of Aunt Drip, who was married to Uncle Droop (normal looking).
|January 21, 1966|
|54(20)||Ophelia Finds Romance||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||Morticia's sister Ophelia has a new beau and the family is convinced he is a fraud so they attempt to reveal him.||January 28, 1966|
|55(21)||Pugsley's Allowance||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||Pugsley shocks his parents when he announces that he wants to find a job. When Pugsley convinces Wednesday to help help, one of their jobs involves doing housework for the Henson Family.||February 4, 1966|
|56(22)||Happy Birthday Grandma Frump||Elroy Schwartz||Sidney Lanfield||Granny Frump (Margaret Hamilton) mistakenly believes that Gomez and Morticia are sending her to a home for the aged for her birthday.||February 11, 1966|
|57(23)||Morticia the Decorator||Gene Thompson||Sidney Salkow||To sell the neighboring Addams Family an insurance policy, agent Joe Digby allows Morticia to redecorate his home.||February 18, 1966|
|58(24)||Ophelia Visits Morticia||Art Weingarten||Sidney Lanfield||Ophelia's fiancee has left her to join the Peace Corps, so the family attempts to enroll Fester too, to retrieve him.||February 25, 1966|
|59(25)||Addams Cum Laude||Sloan Nibley, Bill Lutz||Sidney Lanfield||Gomez and Morticia take over management of a private school. Allyn Joslyn guest stars.||March 4, 1966|
|60(26)||Cat Addams||Paul Tuckahoe||Stanley Z. Cherry||Kitty Cat is feeling under the weather, and the vet Dr. Marvin P. Gunderson (Marty Ingels) is less than willing to treat a lion when Dr. Mbogo is unable to make a house call.||March 11, 1966|
|61(27)||Lurch's Little Helper||Phil Leslie||Sidney Lanfield||Lurch may be out of a job when Gomez builds a robot ("played" by Robby the Robot of Forbidden Planet) to help around the house.||March 18, 1966|
|62(28)||Addams Policy||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||After Uncle Fester's flamethrower destroys the family's stuffed bear, insurance executive Arthur Henson (played by Parley Baer) tries to weasel out of the policy.||March 25, 1966|
|63(29)||Lurch's Romance||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||Lurch suffers from unrequited love over Tiny Trivia, Morticia's visiting school chum who only has eyes for show business.||April 1, 1966|
|64(30)||Ophelia's Career||Hannibal Coons, Harry Winkler||Sidney Lanfield||When Ophelia laments that she has been jilted, Morticia suggests a career as an alternative to marriage.||April 8, 1966|
|Special||Halloween with the New Addams Family||October 30, 1977|
|DVD name||Ep No.||Release date||Additional information|
|Volume 1||22||August 10, 2006|
|Volume 2||21||March 27, 2007|
|Volume 3||21||September 11, 2007|
|The Complete Series||64||November 13, 2007|