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Houdini, Harry (1874 – 1926)
‘Did you know I patented the Hand cuff act in Europe?’
A rare and important autograph letter signed by Harry Houdini, “Houdini,” one page, both sides, August 2nd, 1900, Dresden, Germany, written to fellow magician Servais Le Roy. In part: ‘Opened here last night & made good. You ought to see the Handcuffs and irons used in Germany. Here cuffs are used and every station has different cuffs, in fact there are no two alike…I am going to bring some styles back with me and I’ll give you a fine pair…