For more about
the five Houdinis,
Bessie, Arthur Ford,
the freezing a man
in a block of ice illusion, Hardeen's
stomach and Fulgora
and Joe, click here. I'll also discuss
this letter a bit.
Houdini's first partner Jacob Hyman AKA J. H. Houdini (1871-1942)
There were five Houdinis. This Man was the "other"
Houdini--J. H. Houdini.