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Forum: Tumblety, Francis 10-06-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,300
Posted By Howard Brown
The St. Louis Clues / Michael Sandknop / Tumblety Documentary

https://vimeo.com/236330023

From the remarks :

Did Jack The Ripper die in St. Louis? New evidence found in that City's Court Archive may hold the answer. Dr. Francis Tumblety spent much of his...
Forum: General Discussion 06-17-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,490
Posted By Howard Brown
Since my previous post on this thread, I found...

Since my previous post on this thread, I found two more females who wrote 'Ripper' missives and were caught.
Sarah Elizabeth Gough & Martha Biden now join Miriam Howells, Maria Coroner, and...
Forum: General Discussion 05-30-2017, 01:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,961
Posted By Howard Brown
You silly man, GW Van Gogh wrote the Der Boss...

You silly man, GW

Van Gogh wrote the Der Boss letter
Forum: Rippercast 05-16-2017, 04:14 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 28,442
Posted By Howard Brown
Just repeating what it mentioned in the December...

Just repeating what it mentioned in the December 10th, 1907 New Orleans Times Democrat.
However, subsequent to that, the February 28, 1918 Times Picayune stated he began as a patrolman in August (...
Forum: Rippercast 05-16-2017, 02:56 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 28,442
Posted By Howard Brown
He also joined the police department (NOPD ) on...

He also joined the police department (NOPD ) on August 8th, 1880 as a patrolman.



Nina Brown found newspaper articles and census data on him and his family.

There are still some questions about...
Forum: Rippercast 05-16-2017, 02:36 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 28,442
Posted By Howard Brown
Richard Norris was considered one of best clerks...

Richard Norris was considered one of best clerks and operators at the Bertillon Dept. and by 1907, had worked with the local police for 23 years.
Forum: Non-Fiction 04-02-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 106,062
Posted By Howard Brown
Just read Tom posting on JTR. It seems he has no...

Just read Tom posting on JTR. It seems he has no proof at all to discount Lechmere as the killer.


Tom:

Since someone appears a little squeamish regarding posting the location to the discussion on...
Forum: Sickert, Walter 12-08-2016, 10:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,093
Posted By Howard Brown
Rocky: I've read that issue ( the torso was...

Rocky:

I've read that issue ( the torso was found with pieces of the August 24th edition in close proximity.....not August 14th) of the Echo...and there isn't much to it, from what I can ascertain.
...
Forum: General Discussion 10-24-2016, 12:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,490
Posted By Howard Brown
Furthermore, one of the two 'Tunbridge Wells'...

Furthermore, one of the two 'Tunbridge Wells' youths ( Gower & Dobell ) penned a letter to the Tunbridge Wells Advertiser right after the Tabram murder and just before the Double Event claiming to...
Forum: General Discussion 10-23-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,490
Posted By Howard Brown
The third female was a young servant girl named...

The third female was a young servant girl named Charlotte Higgins ( 14 years old ) nabbed for sending a threatening letter to a Reverend, purportedly from the 'Whitechapel Murderer'. Bristol Mercury,...
Forum: General Discussion 10-23-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,490
Posted By Howard Brown
Appparently an attractive and respectable young...

Appparently an attractive and respectable young woman with a morbid hobby. She is the only author of a Ripper letter to have been identified. I'd be interested to know what became of Maria after her...
Forum: Swanson, Chief Inspector Donald 09-12-2016, 05:09 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 24,081
Posted By Howard Brown
Originally Posted by YomRippur Sorry for...

Originally Posted by YomRippur
Sorry for bringing up an old thread (in case an apology is needed). But I'm in the camp which believed Swanson's writing may not necessarily indicate his certainty of...
Forum: Other 09-04-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,343
Posted By Howard Brown
Thanks for that blast from the past, YK......I...

Thanks for that blast from the past, YK......I had that book back in the mid-70's too. Read it to death.
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 09-02-2016, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,555
Posted By Howard Brown
More Legerdemain From Tumblety

In the scheme of things, little more than some more of the same as it applies to the self-aggrandizing charlatan.

Nevertheless, it might be worthwhile to re-examine other testimonials attributed to...
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 08-31-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 19,519
Posted By Howard Brown
Mike: The Evening World article didn't mention...

Mike:

The Evening World article didn't mention this circulatory system presentation, nor did Joe Chetcuti in the post David Orsam provided.

If it was a demonstration of a circulatory system, then...
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 08-30-2016, 06:15 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 19,519
Posted By Howard Brown
"The article spoke of how Tumblety used the...

"The article spoke of how Tumblety used the image of flowing blood to publicly attract attention."
-Joe Chetcuti-

The article actually reads:

"In one of his windows stood a large array of glass...
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 08-23-2016, 12:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 19,519
Posted By Howard Brown
The December 30, 1864 New Orleans Times-Picayune...

The December 30, 1864 New Orleans Times-Picayune reference to Tumblety is simply his name ' T. Tumblety, dr. ' on a list of the yet to be claimed letters down at the New Orleans Post Office.

The...
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 08-22-2016, 02:38 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 19,519
Posted By Howard Brown
Detroit Free Press October 20, 1860 Page...

Detroit Free Press
October 20, 1860
Page 2
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The next one is a segment from a larger article on the progress of the...
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 08-22-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 19,519
Posted By Howard Brown
Detroit Free Press December 15, 1859 Page...

Detroit Free Press
December 15, 1859
Page 3
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Detroit Free Press
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 08-22-2016, 02:32 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 19,519
Posted By Howard Brown
Detroit Free Press July 31, 1859 Page...

Detroit Free Press
July 31, 1859
Page 3
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Forum: Tumblety, Francis 08-22-2016, 01:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 19,519
Posted By Howard Brown
Joe: They'll all be up within one hour.

Joe:

They'll all be up within one hour.
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 08-21-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 19,519
Posted By Howard Brown
Detroit Free Press May 15,...

Detroit Free Press
May 15, 1859
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Detroit Free Press
June 19, 1859
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Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,681
Posted By Howard Brown
St. James's Gazette December 18,...

St. James's Gazette
December 18,...
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2016, 11:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,681
Posted By Howard Brown
St. James's Gazette December 8,...

St. James's Gazette
December 8,...
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,681
Posted By Howard Brown
Part Two

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