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Book/Printed Material Magicians' Society will be formed Sunday by Houdini : [Dayton Journal article, December 16, 1916].

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Title

  • Magicians' Society will be formed Sunday by Houdini : [Dayton Journal article, December 16, 1916].

Summary

  • This article from the Dayton Journal for Saturday, December 16, 1916, describes Harry Houdini's plans to form a Magicians' Society of Dayton in affiliation with the Society of American Magicians, of which Houdini was "traveling representative." It also describes his escape from confinement in a sealed beer cask onstage the night before.

Names

  • Teale, Oscar S. (Oscar Schutte), 1848-1927, former owner.
  • McManus-Young Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • 1916.

Headings

  • -  Houdini, Harry,--1874-1926
  • -  Society of American Magicians

Genre

  • Clippings

Notes

  • -  From the Oscar Teale Houdini scrapbook held by the Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress, page [76].
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
  • -  Record converted from American Memory pseudomarc; td12 completed

Medium

  • 1 item ; 18 x 12 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • GV1542 .M32 1845, Box 32A

Repository

  • Library of Congress Rare Book and Special Collections Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2018682501

Online Format

  • image

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IIIF Presentation Manifest

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Chicago citation style:

Teale, Oscar S. , Former Owner, and Mcmanus-Young Collection. Magicians' Society will be formed Sunday by Houdini: Dayton Journal article. 1916. Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018682501/.

APA citation style:

Teale, O. S. & Mcmanus-Young Collection. (1916) Magicians' Society will be formed Sunday by Houdini: Dayton Journal article. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018682501/.

MLA citation style:

Teale, Oscar S. , Former Owner, and Mcmanus-Young Collection. Magicians' Society will be formed Sunday by Houdini: Dayton Journal article. 1916. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018682501/>.