Updated with more news on 11/01/2016

By Harvey Hanford 10/31/2016

Michigan museum calls on ghost of Harry Houdini — but did he show? Andy Fitzpatrick, Battle Creek Enquirer 8:07 a.m. EDT November 1, 2016

Upper East Side Séance Attempts to Contact Harry Houdini on the Anniversary of his Death By Michael Scotto Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Houdini fans hold annual seance: ‘If anyone could escape the beyond, it’s him’ by Nicole Puglise for The Guardian Monday 31 October 2016

What Killed Harry Houdini? By Evan Andrews History in the Headlines™ October 31, 2016

Seance will call on Harry Houdini at magician’s NYC home by FOX5NY.COM STAFF Oct 31 2016

The real story of Harry Houdini’s Halloween day death in Detroit By Alysa Offman for The Detroit Metro Times on Mon, Oct 31, 2016

90 Years Ago Today: Houdini Dies October 31, 2016

How Did Harry Houdini Die? What Killed The Magician On Halloween 90 Years Ago By Juliana Rose Pignataro 10/31/16

October 31 1926 1:26 PM – Houdini Dies

Harry Houdini, David Abbott and a young Johnny Carson: Omaha has a long history with magicians By Kevin Coffey / World-Herald staff writer 10/31/2016

Unlocking the secrets of Houdini’s life in Stamford By John Breunig October 30, 2016

Happy Halloween: Providence man says he knows where Houdini’s treasure trove is By Donita Naylor Oct 30, 2016

Local history: Houdini made great escapes in Akron By Mark J. Price Beacon Journal staff writer October 30, 2016

William Hilliar and the lost Houdini message code by John Cox – Wild About Harry – Saturday, October 29, 2016

The Official Houdini Séance 2016 details revealed by John Cox – Wild About Harry – Saturday, October 29, 2016

Halloween Séance Calls for Harry Houdini at Home The Wall Street Journal Oct. 28, 2016 6:26 p.m. ET

Houdini Séance Demonstration in Danville, Oct. 31 by John Cox – Wild About Harry – Friday, October 28, 2016

No escape from the genius of Harry Houdini – euronews – 28/10/2016

Actor Duffy Hudson embodies Poe and Houdini – The Daily Courier – by Cindy Barks October 27, 2016

S.A.M. dedicates historic plaque and honors Deborah Hardeen in New York – by John Cox – Wild About Harry – Thursday, October 27, 2016

Magicians Will Try to Channel Harry Houdini at Upper East Side Eatery By Shaye Weaver October 26, 2016

Harry Houdini Honored at Manhattan Home for the 90th Anniversary of His Death by Caitlin Schneider October 26, 2016

Spirit of Houdini: Magician to host séance By Oct 26, 2016 

Illusionists also celebrate on Halloween – Ionia man talks on 90th anniversary of Harry Houdini’s death – By Nicholas Grenke – Oct 26, 2016

A brief, wondrous history of Chicago magic – New York had Broadway. LA had Hollywood. Chicago had magic. By David Witter. October 26, 2016

Houdini the great escape artist couldn’t escape his own painful death – The Daily Telegraph by October 24, 2016 

Magician to recreate Houdini’s famous straight jacket escape in Pittsburgh – By Lisa Wardle October 24, 2016 

Harvey Hanford – 10/29/2016
Updated on 10/31/2016

houdini & hardeen

By Harvey Hanford 10/31/2016

On 10/31/1926 at 1:26 PM Harry Houdini died of peritonitis at Grace Hospital in Detroit.  That was 90 years ago and people still can’t stop talking about the worlds greatest Magician and Escape Artist today!

He would have loved all of the buzz about him this week and on Halloween. I’ve listed links to several stories here. I will continue to update the list as more stories surface on Halloween:

October 31 1926 1:26 PM – Houdini Dies

Harry Houdini, David Abbott and a young Johnny Carson: Omaha has a long history with magicians By Kevin Coffey / World-Herald staff writer 10/31/2016

Unlocking the secrets of Houdini’s life in Stamford By John Breunig October 30, 2016

Happy Halloween: Providence man says he knows where Houdini’s treasure trove is By Donita Naylor Oct 30, 2016

Local history: Houdini made great escapes in Akron By Mark J. Price…

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