People have been dressing up in costume for Halloween for many years. Here is a collection of vintage photos showing Halloween costumes through the years. These costumes look a lot scarier than some of the costumes we see now.
A creepy photo that was recently discovered in a thrift store. Only the year 1922 is found written on the back. The character is probably Krampus around the Christmas season. (I've been told He's fond of appearing as Krampus, so here you be.