The Scariest Vintage Halloween Ads

Including children’s Ted Nugent masks.

1. 1951. One of her ex-husband’s heads.

2. Yeah, I think he’s giving her “a lift” alright.

4. 1953. I’ll take the morning mouth, thank you.

6. 1936. “Yes, daughter. Your husband will never smell the Arsenic.”

7. 1922. Illustration by J. C. Leyendecker.

8. Disembodied hand of evil. Before pull tabs.

9. The scariest of them all — in 1977 little Ted Nugents all across America rang many a doorbell. Today, all those kids are Tea Party Patriots.

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