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Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-15-2018, 06:15 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
Correct, the last published descriptions, by...

Correct, the last published descriptions, by coincidence appeared the same date, but in the Daily Telegraph.


The notice is headed: "Apprehensions sought. Murder. Metropolitan Police District"; and...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-15-2018, 06:00 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
Then don't make claims you can't...

Then don't make claims you can't support.

There's nothing similar between Blotchy & Compton.
Blotchy was never described as 5ft 7in, and Cox was the only one who described him. There was no official...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-15-2018, 04:56 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
Busted!

Busted!
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-15-2018, 04:44 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
I used Cox's testimony - what did you use?

I used Cox's testimony - what did you use?
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-15-2018, 04:00 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
But, didn't you write this? Blotchy was about...

But, didn't you write this?


Blotchy was about 36 years old, 5ft 5 inch tall, with sandy hair and a carroty moustache.

Where's the similarity?
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-13-2018, 04:31 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
Right, but as I say, he didn't need to see the...

Right, but as I say, he didn't need to see the buttons to recognise a button-boot style of footwear.
You didn't wear gaiters with shoes, you might wear spats, but a gaiter suggests a boot to start...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-13-2018, 12:41 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
You suggested Hutchinson used a photo of Sims as...

You suggested Hutchinson used a photo of Sims as inspiration, as if to say Sims was the only man in London who wore a horseshoe tie pin.

It was likely very common among gentry involved in the owning...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-13-2018, 06:17 AM
Replies: 41
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Posted By Wickerman
Clearly then, Sims was the only man in London to...

Clearly then, Sims was the only man in London to wear a horseshoe pin, well done Sherlock!
You've probably solved the case.




If it was so clear, wouldn't Abberline have said so?
After-all, his is...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-13-2018, 05:15 AM
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Posted By Wickerman
Someone got it wrong. Hutch may not have known...

Someone got it wrong.
Hutch may not have known the name of the pub on the corner, so Badham filled it in, realizing his mistake he corrected it - probably at the time of the read-through before the...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 01-01-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 346
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Posted By Wickerman
I hi-lited the "three minutes" because...

I hi-lited the "three minutes" because you seem to assume this would be too long, yet as he didn't wear a watch, why would you make it an point of debate?
Clearly, as he had no watch he is...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 01-01-2018, 01:25 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
Ok, so you do agree Lewis walked down Dorset St.,...

Ok, so you do agree Lewis walked down Dorset St., and you seem to agree this couple was also in Dorset St.
So, in your view, was this couple walking ahead of Lewis - between Lewis and Millers Court,...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 01-01-2018, 01:12 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
There is no 15 minutes mentioned by either...

There is no 15 minutes mentioned by either witness.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-31-2017, 08:57 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
From the snippets above of your previous post it...

From the snippets above of your previous post it seems to me you are under the impression that the testimony of Sarah Lewis is to be read as a sequential narrative, like;
I passed the...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 12-31-2017, 05:54 PM
Replies: 174
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Posted By Wickerman
True. I never really contested the thought of...

True.

I never really contested the thought of strangulation.
The blood spatter/spray evidence dictated she was not on her feet when the throat was cut, and there was no indication of a bruise to her...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 12-31-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 174
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Posted By Wickerman
Yes, it is ambiguous, as is much in this case.

Yes, it is ambiguous, as is much in this case.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-31-2017, 04:04 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
Ok, so which source is correct? "...there...

Ok, so which source is correct?

"...there was a man standing over against the lodging house on the opposite side in Dorset St."
Police Statement - 9th Nov.

"I saw a man opposite the Court in Dorset...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-31-2017, 03:25 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
"I was at her house at half past 2 on Friday...

"I was at her house at half past 2 on Friday morning she lives at No 2 in the Court on the left on the first floor I know the time by having looked at Spitalfields Church clock as I passed...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 12-31-2017, 02:44 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
Hello Obs. Happy New Year. Most of the usual...

Hello Obs.
Happy New Year.

Most of the usual signs of asphyxiation were missing, true, like protruding tongue and clenched fingers. Yet one sign was present, and not accounted for by the slicing of...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-31-2017, 07:29 AM
Replies: 346
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Posted By Wickerman
There is no such thing as a consensus. The...

There is no such thing as a consensus.
The advantage of using a wide range of records is precisely because we expect to obtain isolated points of fact not commonly available in every record.

Only...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-30-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 346
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Posted By Wickerman
Ah, you need a timeline from all the reports and...

Ah, you need a timeline from all the reports and press articles?

Ok, well, we have Hutchinson passing Thrawl st. and meeting up with Kelly "about 2:00 am".

- 2:00-2:15 (approx).
Hutch see's...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-30-2017, 12:41 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
And that's the main problem.

And that's the main problem.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 12-29-2017, 09:41 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
When scaling Kelly's room using the Goads map...

When scaling Kelly's room using the Goads map scale, the back room seems to be approx. 15ft x 10ft.
It was reported in the press to be either 12 x 12, or 15 x 12, but 12 ft is far too narrow to be...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-29-2017, 05:51 PM
Replies: 346
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Posted By Wickerman
As Lewis is describing this couple doing the same...

As Lewis is describing this couple doing the same as Hutchinson said, then what is there to explain?
Both stories complement each other, Abberline knew both stories, and he concluded Hutchinson told...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-29-2017, 06:19 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 26,278
Posted By Wickerman
Hello Michael. This is coming from the guy who...

Hello Michael.
This is coming from the guy who believes in the Berner Street conspiracy among all the members at the Working Mans Club, and that Schwartz was just a decoy?
And, (drum-roll...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-29-2017, 05:43 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 26,278
Posted By Wickerman
There's nothing in Hutchinson's statement to...

There's nothing in Hutchinson's statement to indicate that - you are making that assumption.
1 - Due to the fact Hutch makes no mention of Lewis, we have no independent view of where Lewis was on...
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