Monday, January 22, 2024

Backyard History follows Houdini in the Maritimes

The podcast Backyard History recently released a two-part episode devoted to Houdini's ill-fated 1896 Maritime tour. The podcast is hosted by Andrew MacLeans and produced by Jordan Lauzier. Click the images below to listen to each part on Podbean.

The story of Houdini's Maritime tours can also be read in Bruce MacNab's excellent book, The Metamorphosis: The Apprenticeship of Harry Houdini, available on


1 comment:

  1. You could smell the caramel from the candy factory in Halifax. I wonder what happened to the antique cuffs the police chief gave to Harry after he escaped from them.