Houdini: The Handcuff King

Seems Houdini has been making a splash lately. His body is going CSI to determine if he really did die from a punch to the stomach from a McGill University student, J. Gordon Whitehead, in Montreal or was he poisoned to death. Jason Lutes a big fan of Houdini’s life brings us a true escapade.
Jason Lutes is a cartoonist living in Seattle. He has been an admirer of Houdini for most of his adult life, and his celebrated graphic novel for adults, Jar of Fools, also pays homage to the Handcuff King. Nick Bertozzi is an award-winning cartoonist based in New York. Nick Bertozzi is an award-winning cartoonist based in New York.