Autographs: One More for the Road

As we conclude our week of Doug autographs, I just wanted to thank everyone that took the time to submit their items. I believe I posted everyone’s.  The above one is from the collection of Dan Sclare, and is typical of Doug’s autographs. Flashy, positive, and inspirational. Just like the man himself.  See you next…

Autographs: From Doug to Dunninger!

This autograph comes from the collection of Michael Whitecar and features what can be called a true meeting of the magical minds! Joseph Dunninger (1892-1975), was not only a popular magician of his time, but a master debunker of fraudulent spiritualists and mediums. A friend of Houdini, Dunninger spent a good part of his life…

Autographs: Part 2

  What’s in a name? In this case, Doug’s autograph sits side by side with its, well, namesake, in the book “World’s Famous Magic” by Hyla M. Clark As Nick Saint-Erne explained to me, he obtained this autograph after meeting Doug backstage at a show in Las Vegas on April 2, 1978. It reads: To…