Halloween Countdown: Vintage Photos

Vintage Halloween is tied for first place in the countdown poll, so I give you these photographs of what costumes and masks used to look like before they were sold in bulk at party supply stores (and made slutty).

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Vintage masks are, in some ways, creepier than the highly detailed rubber monster masks on sale today.
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What the…?
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Note the odd floating head.
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Jesus Christ! Eyes…eyes…eyes…
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Second one from the left: amazing.
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See the rest of the Buzzfeed roundup here.

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7 Responses to “Halloween Countdown: Vintage Photos”

  1. So true about the masks. It’s not just a demon, it’s a demon in the uncanny valley!

  2. 13hearseman13 Says:

    I don’t think the third one down is supposed to be Halloween. Hey–that’s my Uncle Mort!

  3. bettiemuldoon Says:

    Wonderful! Is that a floating head, Dana, or somebody just shorter than me?

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