Houdini, the Handcuff King, in an early publicity photograph, preparing to break free not only of the leg irons and handcuffs, but also from the gentlemanly restraints of the stage magic act.

From Wonder shows: performing science, magic, and religion in America by Fred Nadis

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Houdini, the Handcuff King, in an early publicity photograph, preparing to break free not only of the leg irons and handcuffs, but also from the gentlemanly restraints of the stage magic act.
    1. Houdini, the Handcuff King, in an early publicity photograph, preparing to break free not only of the leg irons and handcuffs, but also from the gentlemanly restraints of the stage magic act.