Creepy and cute: 45 old photos show Halloweens of yore

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Halloween Party Tribune-Telegram 10-28-1945. (Salt Lake Tribune staff via Utah State History)

Old photographs can elicit an array of emotions ranging from nostalgic and cute to creepy and haunting.

2News scoured Utah state archives to find these 45 Halloween photos which convey the aforementioned emotions.

The photos range in date from the 1920s to 1970 with most being from the 1940s. All were taken on or near Halloween during various events celebrating All Hallows' Eve.

Check them out in our gallery above or by clicking here.