Ben Cooper Superman costume (1970)

This is the 1970 version of the Ben Cooper Superman costume with its original box. The costume features flame retardant materials and comes with a vinyl cape and plastic “domino” mask. It’s amazing to me that these costumes cost only $2.96 at the time. This version of the costume continued to be sold through the early 1970s until they revised the costume’s material and included a face mask instead of the domino mask.

Ben Cooper rubber Superman figure (1973)

From the makers of the now classic Halloween costumes came this Superman rubber figure. Released in 1973 by Ben Cooper, Inc., these one-piece molded rubber figures were…