Category Archives: Hardeen

  1. New book about Hardeen this Fall


    August 20, 2017 by houdiniandhardeen

    Rumor has it there is a new book about the life of Houdini’s brother Theo Hardeen coming this fall. If …
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  2. Life AND History of HARDEEN


    January 6, 2016 by houdiniandhardeen

    Antique store find – Early 1900’s auto-biographical pitch book by Theo Hardeen brother of Houdini. While looking at the “Smalls” …
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  3. 1940 Playbill featuring Hardeen in “Hellzapoppin”


    November 26, 2015 by houdiniandhardeen

    Antique Mall find – I picked up a 1940 edition of The Playbill featuring a story on a comedy variety …
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  4. Video of Hardeen performing the Metamorphosis

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    September 29, 2015 by houdiniandhardeen

  5. Hardeen at the Mary Anderson Theatre in Louisville 1907

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    September 28, 2015 by houdiniandhardeen

    While researching places that Houdini and Hardeen have performed near my stomping ground in the Midwest, I ran across this …
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