Cartoon: Dutch Registry

31 March, 2007 at 11:48 am Leave a comment

There are three reasons for posting this cartoon:

1. American cartoonist Chas Addams was a genius (he was the father of the Addams-family), had a rather morbid and black sense of humour (for the 1940ies/50ies, that is) and should therefore be admired;

2. I needed some sort of excuse to post my new icon;

3. I didn’t have my tea yet.

And yes, that cartoon IS Pirates Of The Caribbean related. Sort of. Norrington’s wearing an odd uniform, but that aside… 😉

Dutch registry

“Dutch registry, sir. Says he can’t stop – sailing under a curse.”
Chas Addams, 1941

In case you’re interested in Chas Addams work: I’ll be posting more of his cartoon over on during the next weeks. 🙂

Have fun!

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