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Here are links to all three installments at Harry Houdini Circumstantial Evidence:
Houdini and Ponzi Gwynne Part 1
Houdini and Ponzi Gwynne Part 2
Houdini and Ponzi Gwynne Part 3
Houdini appears to have enjoyed working with chickens. In the book The Metamorphosis: The Apprenticeship of Harry Houdini, author Bruce MacNab uncovered the existence of "Banjo", a trained chicken Houdini used in his earliest days named by his mother.