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Forum: Pub Talk 11-20-2017, 04:20 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
There isnít enough cash on the planet to get me...

There isnít enough cash on the planet to get me up there. I donít even like being 6í 2Ē!

Happy birthday Harry:2thumbsup:

I hope you can top that one for your 100th :pleased:
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-17-2017, 05:41 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Thanks for that AS :2thumbsup:

Thanks for that AS :2thumbsup:
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-15-2017, 12:24 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
I need to stop mixing Parry and Parkes...

I need to stop mixing Parry and Parkes names:2thumbsup:
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-14-2017, 04:12 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Thinking aloud

Just a few thoughts, for what they’re worth, as I’ve just started reading through the trial transcript.

Why did Wallace check upstairs immediately he accessed the house? Johnston saw...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-14-2017, 11:53 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
More silly errors on my part. Subsitute Parkes...

More silly errors on my part.

Subsitute Parkes For Parry here.
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-14-2017, 11:51 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Apologies - Parryís car and not Partyís car - I...

Apologies - Parryís car and not Partyís car - I truly hate predictive text!

And itís was Parkesís evidence not Parryís of course👍
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-14-2017, 07:16 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Hi AS, Do you have any recommended books on the...

Hi AS,

Do you have any recommended books on the Sheppard case? :2thumbsup:
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-14-2017, 07:14 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Hi John, I could be wrong but the impression that...

Hi John,
I could be wrong but the impression that I get is that initially they had agreed not to come forward with Parryís story unless Wallace was convicted. But as the story of his arrest became...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-14-2017, 07:07 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Hi AS, Iíve just noticed this in Gannonís book...

Hi AS,

Iíve just noticed this in Gannonís book which has confused me a little.
Itís on page 136:

ĎSoon after newspaper reports of Wallaceís arrest had been circulated around the city, garage hand...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-14-2017, 03:03 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Hi John. I keep trying to come up with...

Hi John.

I keep trying to come up with alternative scenarios but every one so far bites the dust when an annoying ‘fact’ rests its ugly head.:pleased:
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-14-2017, 03:00 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Thanks AS, I can vaguely remember reading a book...

Thanks AS,

I can vaguely remember reading a book on the Sheppard case years ago but thatís all my memory gives. Damn! I sense another case I may have to revisit?
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-13-2017, 04:06 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
:oops: Whenever I feel that the level of...

:oops:

Whenever I feel that the level of posting is too high on a thread I like to chuck in a stupid comment like that one:1tongue:

Sorry guys. Iíll put my brain back on charge:2thumbsup:
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-12-2017, 03:19 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Itís possibly not a major point but I keep...

Itís possibly not a major point but I keep wondering if the usually cautious and conventional Wallace would have made the phone call with the risk of his voice being identified by whichever club...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-12-2017, 07:44 AM
Replies: 1,401
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
My opinion waivers by the hour on this case John!...

My opinion waivers by the hour on this case John! The only thing that I even approach certainty on is that I canít see any involvement for Marsden.
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-11-2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 1,401
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Hi John, Even taking in your very valid point...

Hi John,

Even taking in your very valid point about the Wallaceís being of an era where people were more reserved and emotions were held in check itís difficult to dismiss these 3 opinions:
Mrs...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-11-2017, 07:17 AM
Replies: 1,401
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Just a few thoughts on a motive. Although the...

Just a few thoughts on a motive.
Although the Wallaceís were said to be happy thereís enough to suggest that it wasnít the happiest of marriages. I certainly get the impression that it was a dry,...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-11-2017, 03:34 AM
Replies: 1,401
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Then again, if that was the case it would...

Then again, if that was the case it would indicate that Julia was in the habit of drying clothes in there and Wallace, obviously would know that. Neither a guilty or an innocent Wallace, when asked...
Forum: Pub Talk 11-10-2017, 05:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 598
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Iíd have expected a comment from...

Iíd have expected a comment from Windh.:scratchchin:
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-09-2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 1,401
Views: 169,592
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Iíve been trying to think of a scenario to...

Iíve been trying to think of a scenario to explain the presence of the mackintosh in the Parlour.
What had the weather been like?
I was wondering if Wallaceís mackintosh was wet and so Julia had lit...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-08-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 1,401
Views: 169,592
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
The time could be viewed as suspicious (coached...

The time could be viewed as suspicious (coached by Parry?) Iím on page 120 go Gannon so I just trying to familiarise myself with Who was where and when. I can see me re-reading this book.

The lit...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-08-2017, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1,401
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Thanks for that John. Interesting article. Seems...

Thanks for that John. Interesting article. Seems a bit strange that she had two red marks on her face and yet no signs of violence were found? Parry appears to have been a nasty piece of work but...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-08-2017, 06:44 AM
Replies: 1,401
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Does anyone know if thereís any way of listening...

Does anyone know if thereís any way of listening to the Wilkes radio broadcast?
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-08-2017, 06:43 AM
Replies: 1,401
Views: 169,592
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Im only part way through the Gannon book but Iíve...

Im only part way through the Gannon book but Iíve been trying think why Parry would commit the murder if he was part of a plan involving Wallace? The financial gain was trivial. Was Parry known to be...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-08-2017, 06:30 AM
Replies: 1,401
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Thanks for posting that John. I look forward to...

Thanks for posting that John. I look forward to reading through this when Iíve finished the Gannon book. I have to say that, at the moment, the Wallace case is intriguing me more than Jack!
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-08-2017, 06:26 AM
Replies: 1,401
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Hi Tecs Thatís an interesting point. Julia...

Hi Tecs

Thatís an interesting point. Julia Wallace, after all, did suffer from a stomach-related illness which might have helped Ďdisguiseí poisoning or at least lead medics toward not looking too...
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