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Ghost, Owl, Moon, Jack O'lantern, Pumpkin JOL: Here Are 30 Beautiful Vintage Halloween Postcards from the 1910s and 1920s

Halloween has its roots in an ancient Celtic festival called Samhain, celebrating the end of summer. The night marking the change of season from summer to winter, the beginning of the Celtic New Year, was supposedly filled with magic. On this day, ghosts and demons were free to roam the earth, so villagers would wear ghastly costumes to fool the spirits and make food offerings to the dead.
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