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Houdini’s Last Assistant Dorothy Young Dies at 103

Mar 27th, 2011 | By
Houdini’s Last Assistant Dorothy Young Dies at 103

Dorothy Young, last surviving assistant of stage magician Harry Houdini, died last Sunday at a retirement home in Tinton Falls, New Jersey. She was 103. Dorothy Lena Young was born May 3, 1907 in Otisville, New York. She was the daughter of a Methodist minister and the youngest of four children. Inspired by ballet dancing
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