Paul Stanley from Kiss
An 11-year-old Kiss fan poses in his Paul Stanley makeup on Halloween 1971.
A chef and Uncle Fester with Thing
A chef with a knife in his head stands near Uncle Fester and Thing from “The Addams Family,” circa 1980s.
A young child trick-or-treating in a Spider-Man costume in Suncook, New Hampshire, circa 1980s.
Ghostly phantoms on Halloween Eve, circa 1980, in Salem, Massachusetts.
Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan
Two kids wearing masks of President Jimmy Carter and GOP presidential hopeful Ronald Reagan go trick-or-treating on Oct. 31, 1980.
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Various children's cosumes
Children and adults dressed up for Halloween 1985.
Campbell’s Cream of Mushroom Soup, Snow White, a ballerina, and a football player
An adult and children dressed in Halloween costumes, Webster Groves, Missouri, circa 1990.
A cat and some ghouls
Children trick-or-treating wearing ghoulish costumes on Halloween in the U.K., circa 1990.
A witch, ghoul, ninja, and pirate
Children dressed in Halloween costumes in Oak View, California, 1996.
Terry Hartshorn and Sharon Hartshorn pose for a caricature artist in “Where’s Waldo” costumes during the Halloween bash to benefit theater company Stopgap in 1996.
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