It works! I am so relieved. Thank you all for the help.

Still I have a couple of questions since I've read a couple of tutorials, 
each using other commands:

1. Converting my Fraktur pdf files in tiff I use imagemagick. Is this the 
right command? convert -density 300 test.pdf -depth 8 -strip -background 
white -alpha off test.tiff

2. For tesseract then the command: tesseract test.tiff outtest -l deu_frak
With this I get a txt version of the tiff. 

3. Not that it matters too much (I'm over the moon that it works like 
this), can I get as an output instead of a txt the original pdf just with a 

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