In Rankin/Bass produced The Year Without a Santa Claus starring Mickey Rooney and Shirley Booth as Mr and Mrs Claus but the Miser brothers stole the show. The voices behind Snow Miser and Heat Miser were Dick Shawn and George Irving.
We loved our Icicles. You had to have LOTS of them hung all over the tree. At least three per branch. No respectable tree was naked of tinsel. And we were so poor that we had to take it OFF of the tree and save it for the next year.