Hardee’s Hallmark Halloween Hide-a-Ways 1989

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Hallmark Halloween Hide-a-Ways were a cute Halloween premium in 1989. They were similar to a popular toy at the time called Smooshees, which were squishy creatures that fit in a little plastic house. These toys, called Halloween Hide-a-Ways, were by Hallmark and sold at Hardee’s restaurants in fall 1989. What’s funny …

2020 McDonald’s Halloween Happy

2020 McDonald’s Halloween Happy Meal

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2020 McDonald’s Halloween Happy Meal is not Halloween at all. Like the rest of 2020, McDonald’s is letting us down hard by offering odd-looking Marvel Studios Heroes toys. No mention or nod to Halloween at all. Thanks McDonald’s. You suck. Instead of McBoo we get McBooShit. Nobody looks like anybody …

Dollar Tree 2020 Halloween

Dollar Tree 2020 Halloween Catalog

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Yearly, Dollar Tree blesses us with their fantastic Halloween look book, and even though 2020 has been hot garbage, Dollar Tree is there for us. Pictured above, treat bags and large googly eyes make for fun pumpkin decor. Cat eyes and owl eyes are shown. These little plastic signs are …

Collegeville Boxed Costume Ads

1970’s Collegeville Boxed Costume Ads

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Collegeville Boxed Costume Ads from October 1970. Costumes plus vintage blow mold ads! East Liverpool reviews 1971 ad for Hills department store at St. Clair Plaza in Calcutta, Ohio. Collegeville costumes (Bugs Bunny, skeleton, Cinderella) and Halloween accessories. More Spook Sticks and adorable blow mold Halloween decorations by Bayshore. Via …

Halloween 1870

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Halloween 1870, from the Logan Hocking County Sentinel. A summary of a wild Halloween night over a century and a half ago. Halloween 150 years ago: Boys and their cabbage. Source: Logan, Ohio’s Hocking Sentinel

Complete Halloween Book: Moontykes from 1915

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Complete Halloween Book: Moontykes Here’s a lovely bit of writing I discovered nosing around in a 104 year old book from 1915, written by Elizabeth Guptill, titled, “The Complete Hallowe’en Book”.  If you’re a fan of Halloween, chilling little tales, or naughty children getting their comeuppance, this one is for …