broom suspension

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Postby Dale Shrimpton » 08/17/05 07:59 AM

A simple enough question, but one i cant find an answer for.
Who was the first to use a broom in the " broom" suspension?
Houdin used his cane, as did most people. Yet today, the broom is the norm.

someone must know... :)

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Postby Joe Pecore » 08/17/05 08:13 AM

Here is a picture of Milbourne Christopher on Broadway using broom if that helps:
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