Going… going… POOF! Houdini items set for Chicago auction

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Harry Houdini’s amazing magic career took off just before the start of the 19 Century and today nearly 90 years after his death, he remains a household name.

This week, many of his treasured items hit the auction block.

Pieces of Houdini’s signature acts can be found among the more than 200 items going up for auction.

Owning a piece of history won’t come cheap. Bids are expected to start at $25 dollars and go as high as $10,000.

More info:

Houdini Memorabilia Auction

Exhibition Aug. 20-22 10a – 5p

Auction Sat. Aug. 23 10a


3759 N. Ravenswood Ave.

Suite 121

Chicago, IL 60613



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.