Charlie Brown and Linus appear in a scene from "A Charlie Brown Christmas," a television special based on the "Peanuts" comic strip by Charles M. Schulz. (AP Photo/ABC, copyright 1965 by United Feature Syndicate Inc.)

Photo by: CHARLES M. SCHULTZ

Charlie Brown and Linus appear in a scene from "A Charlie Brown Christmas," a television special based on the "Peanuts" comic strip by Charles M. Schulz. (AP Photo/ABC, copyright 1965 by United Feature Syndicate Inc.)