New Book: The Man Who Killed Houdini

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Postby Craig Matsuoka » 11/05/04 10:45 PM

Whatever became of J. Gordon Whitehead, the McGill student who punched Houdini in the gut?

The Man Who Killed Houdini (Montreal:Vehicule Press) deals with this question and was reviewed in the Toronto Star (Oct. 30, p.J04):

Click here to see Toronto Star article

It hasn't shown up on yet, but it's available through the publisher in Canada:
Click here for product info
Click here for distributor info
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Postby Tabman » 11/06/04 07:47 PM

thats interesting craig, thanks for posting that link to the toronto star article. i have often wondered about this and will be ordering the book.


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