Still from the 1922 Swedish-Danish silent film Häxan (Witchcraft Through the Ages)
Illustration from Dennison’s Bogie Book, a 1920 guide to Halloween games and handicrafts
Circa 1965 Valentine’s Day image featuring Lisa Loring as Wednesday Addams More Spooky Valentine’s Day on TYOH: – You’re Sweet Enough to Eat: 28 Creepy Vintage Valentines – A Friday Night Features Valentine’s Double Feature: “Cupid’s Last Stand” and “Red” Short Films – The Second Scariest Holiday… Read More ›
Halloween Scare by Frederic Stanley for the cover of The Saturday Evening Post, November 2, 1935
Handmade skeleton costumes, 1951 via Smithsonian Magazine
Drew Barrymore lights Stephen King’s cigarette at a 1984 fundraising premiere of Firestarter in Bangor, Maine, photographed by Mimi Cotter.
Burlesque dancer Marcia Edgington on the cover of Sizzle Magazine, Volume 1, Issue 1, 1959 (via BurlyQNell)
June 1975 issue of The Witching Hour (#55) by DC Comics cover artist Luis Dominguez.
March 1927 silk stockings advertisement in Ladies’ Home Journal, featuring Ipswich Hosiery’s “Modern Witch” (via Smithsonian Magazine).