Tor Halloween mask!

In the 1970s, Tor Johnson was sold as a (very in demand) Halloween mask. It was made by  famous Hollywood maskmaker Don Post, who created  and sold some of the first latex masks, which remain popular today…

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Bela Lugosi’s Dead…

Bela Lugosi died on Thursday, August 16th, 1956. He died in his sleep in his apartment on 5620 Harold Way, Los Angeles : the first picture shows Bela’s body being taken out of his apartment. Another picture shows Bela in his coffin, wearing his full Dracula costume. A third picture shows his tombstone at Holy Cross Cemetary, Culver City, CA.

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