Monthly Archives: February 2013

Interactive Panorama of Houdini’s Grave

Here’s an interactive 360-degree panorama of Houdini’s grave at Machpelah Cemetery in Queens, New York. Okay, actually, it’s more like 270 degrees, but it still shows a lot for a little picture. Technically, it’s a video (.mov) file. I found … Continue reading

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Carrie Gladys Weiss Died in mid January 1959

By Tom Interval There seems to be a lot of uncertainty about when Carrie Gladys Weiss (Houdini’s sister) died. Until today, even the Wikipedia page about Houdini stated that the year of Gladys’s death is unknown (I changed it). But … Continue reading

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Houdini Grave Short Film by NYU Student

A short film by New York University student David Jalbert, made in 2008 (published on YouTube on Feb. 17, 2013, by user nyunyc archave): Tom Interval

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Happy Presidents’ Day

The real Houdini for President image. Happy Presidents’ Day from Houdington Washini. Tom Interval Copyright 2013 Tom Interval

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‘Harry Harry don’t go’: The Final Moments of Houdini’s Death

By Tom Interval Magicians the world over have heard of magic historian and author Edwin A. Dawes. But there’s another Edwin A. whose role in the history of magic and Houdini has been either overlooked or simply unknown: Edwin A. … Continue reading

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Niagara Falls Lovebirds

A rare, never-before-published photo of Harry Houdini and his wife Bess inhabiting this dimension to visit the Houdini Magical Hall of Fame in Niagara Falls, Canada. May your Valentine’s Day be equally anachronistic. Tom Interval

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Happy Valentine’s Day

One of my favorite pictures of the lovebirds themselves. Happy Valentine’s Day! Tom Interval

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