If you were a kid in the 1960s, your Halloween was getting some serious momentum. The 50s started the craze, the 60s fortified it, ensuring that the 70s would be the last great decade of panhandling door to door for candy.
1960s popular costumes included; hobos, sheet ghosts, witches, devils, Cinderella, Casper, clowns, Planet of the Apes, and astronauts.
Here's a collection of the candies to jog your memories -
Halloween tunes like “Monster Mash” came out.
TV was catching onto the bandwagon with specials like “It's a Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.”
If this video below doesn't make you sentimental, I don't know what could -