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Cover of Genii (1952)
BornAaron Weiss

Flourished1950s - 1960s

Docweiss (fl. 1950s-60s), was a podiatrist who also performed magic, mentalism, and escapes.


He gave up dancing, which had been his stage career, to follow in Houdini's footsteps as an escape artist. [1]

Docweiss was a member of the SAM parent assembly and served as president of IBM Ring 26 in 1947.


  1. Cover, Genii 1952 October