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Forum: General Suspect Discussion 04-09-2018, 12:25 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
I'm not sure what you mean by...

I'm not sure what you mean by "regulated". I expect they had to obtain a licence, and the municipality will make sure they pay the required taxes.
That said, who knows what illicit businesses...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 04-09-2018, 12:20 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
We read that Det. McWilliams, on arriving at...

We read that Det. McWilliams, on arriving at Mitre Square sent several officers throughout Spitalfields to search the streets and lodginghouses.
This action alone tends to suggest the City police had...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 04-08-2018, 02:07 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
Swanson, as part of his Oct. 19th report to the...

Swanson, as part of his Oct. 19th report to the Home Office listed as investigate: "Slaughtermen, in Aldgate, Whitechapel & neighbourhood". Which was detailed out as follows:
"Seventy six Butchers &...
Forum: Other Mysteries 03-26-2018, 03:11 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
No-one said it had to be a murder mystery.

- Who were the "Sea Peoples"?
- What was the true northern extent of the Egyptian Empire under Thutmosis III?
- Who was the "Hornet" who drove out the foreigners prior to the arrival of the...
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 03-18-2018, 07:21 AM
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Views: 26,640
Posted By Wickerman
The last time the question of who was Anderson's...

The last time the question of who was Anderson's Witness was pursued in any depth, if I recall correctly, as you say Stewart Evans proposed Lawende, but Paul Begg proposed Schwartz.
Both proposals...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 03-12-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 594
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Posted By Wickerman
The first time you mentioned this to me in an...

The first time you mentioned this to me in an earlier discussion, the way you worded it seemed to me you believed the killer extracted the intestines, then purposefully smeared excrement over...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 03-08-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 594
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Posted By Wickerman
When all is said and done, it is interesting that...

When all is said and done, it is interesting that we have no press interviews with any residents as to whether the graffiti was new or old.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 03-08-2018, 06:09 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
Maybe you are looking at this from your own...

Maybe you are looking at this from your own perspective.

How many of these Jews could even read English?
How many of these Jews had been subject to abuse for most of their adult lives, clearly,...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 03-08-2018, 05:21 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
The writer could have written one word per brick,...

The writer could have written one word per brick, which would have produced a much larger sample.
However, as the wall was painted black then the writing surface would have been consistent even...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 03-08-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 594
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Posted By Wickerman
Right, but why should there be any expectation...

Right, but why should there be any expectation that residents would see it, given the small size?
PC Long only noticed it because he was looking for blood spatter on the bricks with his lamp. We...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 03-03-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 109
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Posted By Wickerman
Hi Richard. The Goad Plan of Dorset St. provides...

Hi Richard.

The Goad Plan of Dorset St. provides a dimension for the width of the street at 25 feet.
This image shows two and a half squares (in pencil) across the width of the street. Each square...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-26-2018, 05:58 PM
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Posted By Wickerman
No. 20 overlooked Dorset St. What...

No. 20 overlooked Dorset St.
What "outhouse"?, the Ronan sketch shows the W/C where it stood in 1909, but in 1888 the W/C was at the other end of Millers Court, next to units 5/6.
This is also where...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-26-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 109
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Posted By Wickerman
Nothing switched Dave, the Mitchell case merely...

Nothing switched Dave, the Mitchell case merely confirms what Prater told the court. That she lived in rm 20, over the shed, which faced Dorset St.
Prater also noticed the lodging-house light was...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-25-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,920
Posted By Wickerman
Hi Jerry. That opening is a door into the...

Hi Jerry.
That opening is a door into the passage/backyard at ground level.



That hole you see is a door, and because no level is indicated (ie; 1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc.?), then it means a door exists...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 02-24-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 58
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Posted By Wickerman
Richard. I tend to agree with you about the...

Richard.

I tend to agree with you about the apparent mirror-image concerning the placement of those rear windows.

The windows in the different colours here indicate the mirro image of the...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-24-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,920
Posted By Wickerman
Hi Jerry. Please look at the next post on that...

Hi Jerry.

Please look at the next post on that same page, post 53.
http://forum.casebook.org/showpost.php?p=441109&postcount=53

The first lines in the left column advise the reader:
"1. 1 1/2. 2. 2...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-23-2018, 02:51 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,920
Posted By Wickerman
Hi Jerry. The Goad Plans were drawn up by an...

Hi Jerry.

The Goad Plans were drawn up by an American company, so used American terms.

The Marshall case identified the upstairs room above room 13 as on the first floor, which is correct. Room 13...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-22-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,920
Posted By Wickerman
There is a thread, Praters Stairs, where we...

There is a thread, Praters Stairs, where we discussed the Kate Marshall case, and the details it provided.
http://forum.casebook.org/showthread.php?t=9308&highlight=kate+mitchell
Compromises had to...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 02-22-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,941
Posted By Wickerman
I agree with your point Richard, you have that...

I agree with your point Richard, you have that archway in your model right inline with the doorpost. As is depicted here in the pic. below.

https://i.imgur.com/J3kpJLQ.jpg

So if room 13 was added...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-21-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 109
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Posted By Wickerman
Dave. The most expedient and cost effective way...

Dave.

The most expedient and cost effective way to bring the stairs up through the floor above is to place the stairs so they enter the next level between the main joists.
The main joists at No.26 &...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-20-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,920
Posted By Wickerman
Hi Joshua. If I recall....both Mrs Roberts &...

Hi Joshua.
If I recall....both Mrs Roberts & Kate Marshall fell at the top of the stairs.
Didn't Mrs Roberts fall against her husband, while it was Kate Marshall who fell on the landing?
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-20-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,920
Posted By Wickerman
Hi Jerry. In the 3D model above, we included the...

Hi Jerry.

In the 3D model above, we included the details from the Kate Marshall case.
However, if you are commenting on the Ground/First floor issue, I'm not sure the point you are making.
Roberts...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-20-2018, 03:06 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,920
Posted By Wickerman
Dave. This 3D model was the last version from...

Dave.

This 3D model was the last version from Richard that I know of.
Richard, myself, and a number of other members provided input. I think it is pretty close to...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 02-19-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,920
Posted By Wickerman
I understand that Simon, but the Key uses...

I understand that Simon, but the Key uses "stories" (American) for "storeys" (British), and "colors" (American), for "colours" (British).

I agree to what we would 'expect', but we do not always have...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 02-19-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,941
Posted By Wickerman
Richard. I drew a yellow line across what seems...

Richard.

I drew a yellow line across what seems to me to be a fence. Vertical boards can be seen below this line, but not above. The fence has a brace at mid height, and angled supports can be seen...
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