Before kids began trick-or-treating in shopping malls, kids everywhere would get dressed up as their favorite characters and hit the streets in search of candy. Lets take a trip in The Q!’s Time Machine to a time when pop culture icons from TV, movies and cartoons were immortalized in cheap plastic masks and flimsly plastic capes and ponchos.
Some are obvious, some are hard to figure out exactly what they’re supposed to be.
No, not Burt Reynolds. This is Chuck Norris. Can’t you tell from the Karate Kommandos headband?
Former NFL Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle football player and Little House on the Prairie actor Merlin Olsen starred for two seasons as an 1870s frontiersman named John Michael Murphy. Yes, there was a Father Murphy costume. No, you never saw this costume until now.