Vintage Halloween Costumes For Sale, page 9a

Costumes can be purchased using personal checks, money orders, and Paypal. My address is Stuart Schneider, 820 Kinderkamack Road, River Edge, NJ 07661 and my Paypal name is Stuarts1031@ erols.com (note, I put a space in there so that automatic email harvesters don't get my email address). Postage and handling, and insurance (if you want it) will be added to your order once the weight is figured. I mail using the US Postal Service with delivery confirmation. Email me at Stuarts1031 at erols.com to reserve the item numbers that you want.

Terms: You can return any item to me within 10 days for any reason. If I totally misdescribed it, I will refund your postage both ways. If you are dissatisfied, you pay postage both ways. Note: These costumes are 20 to 70 years old. Generally, they are not in Mint condition. Some have been worn once, many years ago. All cloth costumes have all been ironed some time ago, photographed for my book, and then put back into the box (if there is a box). The thin plastic that was used to make the masks is very prone to getting cracks at the edges. Assume that all thin plastic masks will have these cracks. The fireproofing material that was used on these early costumes has a tendency to darken with age (it will usually show in the photograph). There may be some discolored areas due to age. If you have concerns, please ask in advance.

Hep Cat - From the Beatnik era, this early 1950s costume is in unused condition. It has a cat earred "helmet', a padded tail, a cat's eye mask, sash, and is an adult large size. Rare, in its early box, and very hep. Item #307, $40.00 Hagar The Horrible - Great condition in the box, this ca.1970 Collegeville costume honors the famous Viking marauder. This is one of my favorites. Kid's large. Item #305, $30.00 1964 Beatles – Ringo costume with its original mask and box and in Near Mint condition. This Ben Cooper – Nems Entertainment Ltd. costume is one of the great Halloween costumes and the trick is to collect all 4 (or 5 if you count the Yellow Submarine- Blue Meanie All four Beatles were created by Ben Cooper. In 1964 they appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show and became the most successful rock band of the century.  This costume was created for Halloween 1964. The costumes of the Moptops are the most sought-after Halloween outfits of them all. This appears in my book on page 125 and when my book came out, the costume was selling for $500-$600, 21-102, $400.00

 

1968 Beatles, Yellow Submarine/Blue Meanie Halloween Costume by Collegeville. The Holy Grail, 1968 Beatles Yellow Submarine/Blue Meanie costume with its original mask and box and in just about excellent condition. The mask has some small cracks that have been stabilized and there is a seam split (invisibly sewable) on the left leg that is about 4 inches and shows as a pucker in the photos. This Collegeville King Features Films costume is the greatest Halloween costume.) In 1968 they appeared in the Yellow Submarine movie. They appear on the front of this costume and the mask is the dreaded Blue Meanie. It was a Peter Max inspired animated movie.  This was the first costume to be inspired by a song. Joining the Beatles are the Butterfly Stomper, two Apple Bonkers, Jeremy Hillary Boob Phd. and yes, the Yellow Submarine. This appears in my book on page 125 and in 2001 the costume was selling for $750-$950 with a mint example selling for $2,440. Item #21-101, $650.00

 

Three Ultra Rare Space-Themed Costumes

Planet Patrol - This is a superb 1952 Halco space costume. It has everything - a belt with space buckle, a perfect cloth mask, a head "helmet, a jacket with applied epaulets, and pants with applied gold stripe. Condition is wonderful. This was the time of television space hero shows. Kid's large. Item #312, $100.00 Space Girl - This is a rare 1954 Halco girl's space explorer costume. There was very few space costumes made for girls and this one is a beauty in great condition. Kid's medium. Item #315, $100.00 Space Patrol - This is among the rarest TV charactor space costumes. Space Patrol with Commander Buzz Corey was an early space themed show that ran from 1951 to 1955. Buzz was played by Ed Kemmer and Lyn Osborn played his goofy sidekick, Cadet Happy. Great condition, by Collegeville, kid's large. Item #316, $100.00

 

Robot - A super rare 1957 Ben Cooper Flick & Trick Lite-Up Mask costume. There is a bulb socket between and above the eyes. Wires would run down to a battery to make it light up. It has a few dark marks, but overall is very presentable. Kid's large. Item #314, $40.00 Mardi Gras costume from the 1930s with bells sown on, never worn. Noted on the tag, Carnival Girl, this is an Art Deco beauty. Kid's large. Item #309, $32.00 The Bionic Woman - A hard to find 1976 Ben Cooper costume of Jamie Somers, the Bionic Woman. Near Mint condition. Item #21-103, $35.00

 

Halloween Museum Links

Go back to Halloween Museum, page 1

Trick Or Treat Bags, page 2

Parties and Decorations, page 3

Halloween History, page 4

Crepe Aprons from 1910s to 1920s, page 5

Halloween - Jello Sculpture instructions & my graveyard fence, page 6 

The Pirate and Retirement Home Parties, page 7

The Black & White and Pajama Parties, page 8a

The Hippie and Jumpsuit Parties, page 8b

The Hobos, Togas and Murder Mystery Parties, page 8c

The Famous Chefs 2016, Traditional Halloween 2015, Day of The Dead 2014, page 8d

The Addams Family 2019, Hawaiian Luau 2017 and Television and Movie Hero Party 2018, page 8e

Vintage Halloween Costumes for Sale, page 9b

Vintage Halloween Trick or Treat Bags for Sale, page 10

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