Apparently, this helmet was intended to stop its wearer from being sidetracked by their surroundings. But even back then, there must have been a better way of going about it than dressing up like a Doctor Who monster. And even if the person inside the helmet wasn’t distracted, those near them surely would be – after all, it’s practically impossible not to gawp at the crazy contraption.
We’re not really sure what’s going on in this photo, to be honest; hopefully, it’s just showing youth of the past having a bit of fun. One thing we’re definitely more certain about, though, is that it’s making us very uncomfortable in the present day.