Costumed participants in a football match reported in the July 1920 issue of Polytechnic Magazine, via the University of Westminster Archives .
Photograph by Steven Gaffney of competitors in Spyder Surf’s Halloween “Scare and Tear” Surf Competition posing at Manhattan Beach Pier, October 31, 2015.
Aja “Doll” dressed as zombie Harley Quinn at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con Zombie Walk, photographed by Misael Virgen for the San Diego Union-Tribune.
Theatrical poster for 1994 John Waters horror comedy Serial Mom
George J. Nicholls, author of Bacon and Hams, dressed as a side of bacon for the Covent Garden Fancy Dress Ball, April 1894.
1910 Mardi Gras revelers on Frenchman Street, New Orleans photographed by John N. Teunisson, (via Trashy Diva).
Happy new year, kittens. May the best of your past be the worst of your 2016, and let’s raise a glass to another year of keeping things spooky.