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When Harry met Bessie

There are multiple versions of how Houdini and Bess met. Here's an all-new version, this one from Houdini himself!

Publicity photograph of Harry Houdini, Houdini's most famous escape acts usually involved him being chained and locked in a jail cell. Image courtesy of Tony Oursler’s personal archive.

Arles 2015 : Tony Oursler, Imponderable - L'Œil de la Photographie Magazine

C’est un livre, mais c’est aussi un film, son titre « Impondérable ». C’est un bric à brac surréaliste, drôle et provocateur des archives personnelles de Tony Oursler, des photographies, des publications, des objets... Le film ravit ou irrite : à la projection privée d’Arles,…

Houdini’s wife Bess held yearly séances on Halloween for ten years after Houdini’s death, but Houdini never appeared. The photo above is Harry Houdini with his wife and mother Old Photographs, Magic Shop, Historical Pictures, Great Pictures, Back In The Day, The Magicians, American History, Illusions, Nostalgia

Harry Houdini, with his wife Beatrice and mother Cecilia Steiner...

Harry Houdini, with his wife Beatrice and mother Cecilia Steiner Weiss, full-length portrait in circa 1900.

Uncovering Houdini's 1915 Los Angeles straitjacket escape (at last!

Uncovering Houdini's 1915 Los Angeles straitjacket escape (at last!)

For years I've been trying to uncover details of Houdini's first suspended straitjacket escape in Los Angeles in 1915. Now I have the full story at last.

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Harry Houdini and his dog Bobby 1918

Houdini's pets

Harry and Bess Houdini had no children. Maybe because of this, they lavished paternal attention onto their pets, particularly their dogs, Charlie and Bobby. We don't know too much about these fury members of the Houdini family, but what we do know is charming.

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The Last Chance Halloween

by Midnight Freemason Contributor Bro. Steven L. Harrison, PM, FMLR I figured I'd better get upstairs. I didn't want to go to the séance... yes, the séance... and after that the top three floors would be closed — forever. I'd worked in the building three years and never been up there. This was my last chance. With no working elevators, I hoofed it up the stairs and emerged in a dark fourth-floor hallway of the doomed building. My eyes adjusted and I slowly made my way to the rooms in the…

Remembering the magician's final curtain call and Detroit death 90 years ago.

Houdini's death certificate online

The Archives of Michigan have made available images of Michigan death certificates from 1921 to 1939. Of course, the certificate that is getting all the press attention is Houdini's.

Did a contract clause kill Houdini? Magic Illusions, The Magicians, Vintage Photos, Detroit, Posters, Tours, History, Concert, Historia

Did a contract clause kill Houdini?

In his new booklet, The Houdini Correspondence File, Wayne Wissner provides a collection of Houdini letters which have largely escaped examination. Many come from the final months of Houdini's life, and one letter might add a troubling new dimension to the story of his death.

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Houdini Harry Photogravure Portrait of Houdini

Houdini harry photogravure portrait of houdini charlottenburg germany ca 1909 depicting houdini seated backwards in a chair holding a copy of his unmask

Harry Houdini and Jennie the elephant performing at the Hippodrome

Harry Houdini and Jennie the elephant performing at the Hippodrome

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Harry Houdini (1874-1926) by Granger

Harry Houdini (1874-1926) Photograph by Granger

Let's kick off 2017 with a look back at what Houdini himself was up to 100 years ago. In regards to his impact on the magic community, 1917 might actually be the most significant year of Houdini's life. Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Magic Illusions, Sideshow, Special People, Hocus Pocus, Vintage Photography, Occult, The Magicians

Houdini in 1917

Let's kick off 2017 with a look back at what Houdini himself was up to 100 years ago. In regards to his impact on the magic community, 1917 might actually be the most significant year of Houdini's life.

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Houdini Fan Base (@Houdini_Fan)

The latest Tweets from Houdini Fan Base (@Houdini_Fan). This is Houdini's Fanbase! This Account is Part of The #HoudiniFan Hashtag!