Over the years, legend and fact have become bound at the Lincoln Square Theatre, a historic landmark of downtown Decatur. For one, Adam White, president of the theater, said legendary magician and escape artist Harry Houdini never performed there. Instead, another popular magician named Harry Blackstone graced the stage on three occasions. The first show was in 1923. After 100 years, many stories about theater have gotten mixed up. The stories and haunted lore are just a couple of the attractions keeping patrons coming back to the downtown.