The year 1902 can be characterized as one of the most combative of Houdini's career. Having proclaimed himself the "Undisputed King of Handcuffs and World's Champion Jail Breaker," the year would find him defending his title in a variety of arenas. Even in court.
This post is now retired.
But you will still be able to enjoy the story of Houdini in 1902 with the publication of my upcoming book.
- A tip of the hat from Robert-Houdin
- Houdini's "Cologne Papers" at auction
- Houdini vs. Hodgson in new book
- Uncovering Houdini's "extra special" performance in Leeds