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Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 03:00 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
Let me see if I can answer my own question as to...

Let me see if I can answer my own question as to why there is such fanatical resistance to the idea of a modern forgery by those who nevertheless believe that the diary is a forgery. Personally I...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 02:49 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
It's funny that I am told that the notion that...

It's funny that I am told that the notion that Mike and Anne jointly forged the diary is not simple and obvious to the people that have been at the heart of the investigation since 1992 (which date,...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 02:42 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
Well, all I can say in response to this is that...

Well, all I can say in response to this is that I've not been able to come up with a sensible explanation as to why Mike wanted to obtain such a diary at such a time other than that he wanted to use...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 02:37 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
Here is some more evidence that I am being asked...

Here is some more evidence that I am being asked for:

That the 1992 electricians did work in Battlecrease before 1992? That the floorboards in that room had been lifted before, but not on March 9,...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 02:22 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
It's a funny thing because I could have sworn...

It's a funny thing because I could have sworn someone asked me today for my evidence that the diary was not sold in an Anfield pub for 25 without taking account of, or mentioning, the above post,...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 02:06 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
Just want to mention another quote from Shirley's...

Just want to mention another quote from Shirley's 2003 book on page 291 in which she mentions a rumour "that the Diary had, in fact, been found by builders or electricians working at Battlecrease...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 02:00 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
Here are some questions which have been asked in...

Here are some questions which have been asked in this thread:

"When did Eddie start with P&R and when did he leave? While he was working there did he ever do odd jobs or help out on a casual basis,...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 01:50 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
Now I'm sure Mike Barrett's "Research...

Now I'm sure Mike Barrett's "Research Notes" are an interesting topic of conversation - and I've already commented on them myself in another thread - but it doesn't seem to be an appropriate topic...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 01:48 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
I see that the saga of the June 1993 meeting...

I see that the saga of the June 1993 meeting continues and now becomes even more bizarre and incomprehensible.

Despite Robert Smith expressly asking to meet with Eddie Lyons and expressly...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 01:22 PM
Replies: 132
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Posted By David Orsam
Fake News

I'm loving the suggestion by the way that the whole story warts and all is yet to be told. Does this mean there is some more secret evidence out there which will trump the previously secret...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 01:18 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
Let me expand a little on the danger of...

Let me expand a little on the danger of coincidence.

I've been in the situation many times during my research where I've developed a theory and become quite excited about the possibility of a...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 01:09 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
Ah, the rumours going round the electricians in...

Ah, the rumours going round the electricians in 1992. Yes indeed. Now where is the actual evidence of these rumours going round the electricians in 1992? Where is the evidence that there were any...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 01:05 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
The whole notion of Mike trying to get hold of...

The whole notion of Mike trying to get hold of those three rare JTR books is so ludicrous that it's barely worth discussing. Clearly we are now being told that Keith Skinner's investigation WAS...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 01:01 PM
Replies: 132
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Posted By David Orsam
Here's a funny thing though. The person who...

Here's a funny thing though. The person who said she doesn't care what I think, and who wonders why I keep posting in this thread, posted a link to this thread (my thread) in another forum on 10...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 12:56 PM
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Posted By David Orsam
I suppose it's just as well that I am not...

I suppose it's just as well that I am not addressing my comments in this thread to anyone in particular bearing in mind that there is always a chance that some people might not care what I think...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 16,319
Posted By David Orsam
I love the fact that I am told that the...

I love the fact that I am told that the floorboards could have been lifted on any number of days between May 1889 and today and then, in the very next breath, that the floorboards being lifted on 9...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 12:53 PM
Replies: 132
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Posted By David Orsam
I have been told directly on this forum that the...

I have been told directly on this forum that the new timesheet evidence was going to make any notion that the diary could have been forged in March/April 1992 redundant. Well it certainly has not...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 132
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Posted By David Orsam
I am quite certain that Keith Skinner and others...

I am quite certain that Keith Skinner and others have not been investigating to prove me wrong about anything and I have never said they were. I said that I thought the new evidence was supposed to...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 12:50 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 16,319
Posted By David Orsam
If anyone is wondering why I am still here...

If anyone is wondering why I am still here posting in this thread, my thread the thread that I created to discuss Mike's acquisition of a Victorian diary it is because I am responding to new...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 12:20 PM
Replies: 132
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Posted By David Orsam
As people seem to have difficulty in...

As people seem to have difficulty in understanding what I am saying let me rephrase:

The point is that Eddie Lyons was NOT a random coincidence. He probably only exists in the story because he...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 12:13 PM
Replies: 132
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Posted By David Orsam
Here's an interesting quote from Feldman's book...

Here's an interesting quote from Feldman's book (1997 edition, p. 133):

"Mike Barrett had taken the diary to the literary agent Doreen Montgomery in April 1992. Three years before, in 1989 - for...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 16,319
Posted By David Orsam
The levels of (mis)comprehension being...

The levels of (mis)comprehension being demonstrated in this thread are incredible. Far from criticising anyone from using the word "probably", my criticisms are for that word not being used! I am...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 16,319
Posted By David Orsam
Reading through today's barrage of unduly...

Reading through today's barrage of unduly aggressive and poorly argued posts I am struck by the fact that the one topic not addressed is my point (which relates to the actual subject of this thread)...
Forum: Maybrick, James 11-22-2017, 11:44 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 16,319
Posted By David Orsam
Yes, indeed. I try hard not to respond to...

Yes, indeed.

I try hard not to respond to comments made in another place but, as the link to the thread has been posted here, it is worth amusing ourselves with the claim that anyone who still...
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 11-22-2017, 11:22 AM
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Posted By David Orsam
Even for an indecent assault charge against an...

Even for an indecent assault charge against an adult this would not necessarily mean that force must have been used.

In a 1951 case in the Court of Criminal Appeal, it was said that for an act to...
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