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Forum: A6 Murders 05-23-2018, 08:43 AM
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I think that if the gloves were inadmissible...

I think that if the gloves were inadmissible evidence the gun was likely to be too.

A problem with Anderson is that she revealed increasingly incriminating things about Jim like a dance of the...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-22-2018, 07:09 AM
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Posted By NickB
Looks to me like Dixie's was at 174 Wellington...

Looks to me like Dixie's was at 174 Wellington Road, currently occupied by the hairdressers Salon Seven...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-22-2018, 05:50 AM
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Posted By NickB
The proprietor of Dixie's Cafe was Ernest Gordon....

The proprietor of Dixie's Cafe was Ernest Gordon. He was one of the people Evans canvassed to be a witness on Panorama, along with customers in Dixie's, but he only persuaded Jones.

Seeing The Guns...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-21-2018, 02:28 AM
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Posted By NickB
The Odeon and Plaza are correctly situated on...

The Odeon and Plaza are correctly situated on Natalie's map (previous post) but the Crosville coach station is in the wrong place. It was next to the site of the old town hall (which became Baxters...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-21-2018, 01:27 AM
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Posted By NickB
Mention in the obituaries that he is survived by...

Mention in the obituaries that he is survived by a son, Eddie, reminds me of the following comment from poster 'julie q' who attended the Appeal:

"It is my recollection that only when junior counsel...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-17-2018, 12:09 AM
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Posted By NickB
... and Hanratty who admitted he stayed in the...

... and Hanratty who admitted he stayed in the room where they were found.
Forum: A6 Murders 05-16-2018, 03:25 PM
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Posted By NickB
If he had met someone in Taplow who he thought...

If he had met someone in Taplow who he thought could have identified him later (i.e. had an interchange with them instead of being just a passing stranger) he would have been foolish to proceed with...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-16-2018, 02:47 AM
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Posted By NickB
I am sure Cobalt will speak for himself, but I...

I am sure Cobalt will speak for himself, but I think he is saying the alibi is a ‘dead end street’ because those who disbelieve it would only accept cast iron evidence.

It seems to me a...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-15-2018, 05:53 PM
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Posted By NickB
Yes he did not have to give evidence, but he did...

Yes he did not have to give evidence, but he did and therefore it is worth looking at what he said if we want to try and discover the truth.

S - 'How did you find your way back to the...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-12-2018, 05:50 AM
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Posted By NickB
You may recall the exchange of comments on this...

You may recall the exchange of comments on this with the poster who lived in Ingledene ...

Me: "Would there have been a more obvious way of identifying it? For example: “It is opposite the big...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-12-2018, 05:34 AM
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Posted By NickB
But ... On 12-Aug-61 Hanratty’s burglary...

But ...

On 12-Aug-61 Hanratty’s burglary loot in Harrow included ‘six sets of gold cufflinks with the initial 'E' on them’. Woffinden reports that, but when he describes Hanratty...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-12-2018, 01:13 AM
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Posted By NickB
I have always wondered why they said that. But if...

I have always wondered why they said that. But if Jim abandoned the rental car without informing Ryans they would have regarded it as theft, and 'overdue return' may have been the gist of their...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-11-2018, 05:38 AM
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Posted By NickB
Interesting to see that not only was he...

Interesting to see that not only was he intimidated by the police into giving the Liverpool alibi but the Daily Mirror too.
Forum: A6 Murders 05-11-2018, 03:13 AM
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Posted By NickB
But if France had taken his card(s) to the police...

But if France had taken his card(s) to the police he would have told them Hanratty was back in London.

Also, Oxford testified that “on the 25th September we had in fact identified the man Ryan...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-10-2018, 08:23 AM
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Posted By NickB
I don’t know what was his last known location. I...

I don’t know what was his last known location.

I would have thought the police could have discovered from BA when he flew back from Ireland. But he might have come back on the ferry with the car, if...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-03-2018, 09:44 AM
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Posted By NickB
I find Woffinden's 'motor car' claim suspicious,...

I find Woffinden's 'motor car' claim suspicious, because he just says "I found the information" without elaborating on what type of information it was.

Details of Alphon's fraud offences are now...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-03-2018, 08:08 AM
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Posted By NickB
What if ...

It would have been difficult for Jim to deny staying at the Vienna, having signed the register and flashed around the receipt. But if he had claimed that he did not stay in room 24 it may have been...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-03-2018, 06:52 AM
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Posted By NickB
We discussed the '11am booking' claim in post...

We discussed the '11am booking' claim in post 4576/7. If 'Room 6' was specified in the diary for Durrant, this is further proof against it.
Forum: A6 Murders 05-03-2018, 06:27 AM
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Posted By NickB
Apparently also in the diary, indicating that 6...

Apparently also in the diary, indicating that 6 was free at the time of booking. Swanwick said: "The hotel diary shows Durrant in Room 6." (Woff 258)

As I have suggested before, the...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-03-2018, 04:19 AM
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Posted By NickB
This alibi appears to be exactly what the police...

This alibi appears to be exactly what the police did establish in 1967 (Woff 359) and may have not made public, as Alphon said it would be, because the police realised it would have exposed previous...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-02-2018, 11:30 AM
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Posted By NickB
What happened in the interim was Galves statement...

What happened in the interim was Galves statement on 20-Sep.

To go back ...

On 27-Aug the police phoned the Vienna to ask if Alphon had stayed there, and requested someone to confirm it in a...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-02-2018, 06:15 AM
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Posted By NickB
People in the UK may have been slow to appreciate...

People in the UK may have been slow to appreciate that an increasing number of hits were being written by women, because ‘You were on my mind’ and other female-penned songs were covered by male...
Forum: A6 Murders 05-02-2018, 01:43 AM
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Posted By NickB
The original Drifters version was actually...

The original Drifters version was actually released in 1961.

Here's a 60s song I'd like to see you try and sing ...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mx7vZDhStI
Forum: A6 Murders 04-30-2018, 04:42 AM
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Posted By NickB
Yet this is the article Woffinden cites for...

Yet this is the article Woffinden cites for France taking the post card to the police, which is just stated as a fact without any supporting evidence.

They took a photo of cornfield, but it is...
Forum: A6 Murders 04-29-2018, 08:58 AM
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Posted By NickB
Song from Wee Willie Harris, although you don't...

Song from Wee Willie Harris, although you don't see him until 2.10 ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jLFp-cw1R7A
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