Poster advertising Harry Houdini's water torture cell, with Houdini in his signature torture chamber - "Houdini presents his own original invention - the greatest sensational mystery ever attempted in this or any other age - $1000 reward to anyone proving that it is possible to obtain air in the up-side-down position in which Houdini releases himself from this water-filled torture cell." http://historyofmagiconline.com/harry-houdini/harry-houdini-biography/
hurston, Eggs Extraordinary, 1910 Half sheet, Strobridge Litho Co., Cin'ti & New York, linen mounted & restored. Handsomely framed. 29.25" x 19.25" In 1903 Thurston developed several routines which he kept throughout his career, from 1908 to 1936, as America's top magician presenting a full evening touring show. One of the audience favorites is depicted in this poster, wherein Thurston produced eggs and hens from the mouth, shirt, and back of a boy volunteer.