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Forum: Maybrick, James 01-09-2018, 07:16 AM
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And, sometimes, when you've said your piece,...

And, sometimes, when you've said your piece, you've said your piece. You put a thought out there for people to ignore, learn from, think about and perhaps build on, agree with or disagree with . Some...
Forum: Annie Chapman 01-07-2018, 09:06 AM
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Views: 10,654
Posted By curious
Hi, Debs, Was there any follow-up that put a name...

Hi, Debs,
Was there any follow-up that put a name to this person?

just,
curious
Forum: Annie Chapman 01-07-2018, 09:02 AM
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Posted By curious
It's still serviceable and too good to throw...

It's still serviceable and too good to throw away. Why waste money on something new you won't wear more than a time or two?

curious
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 12-24-2017, 06:02 PM
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Posted By curious
Thank you, Josh. I don't remember ever...

Thank you, Josh. I don't remember ever hearing/seeing this before, but it is possible I passed it out of my mind since the source of the new jacket was known. I have always had a bee in my bonnet...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 12-21-2017, 05:38 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 17,536
Posted By curious
William Henry Bury. This aspect of the murders...

William Henry Bury.

This aspect of the murders has intrigued me for years because of the possible family relationship between Eddowes and Bury --One had an Evans mother, the other an Evans...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 12-19-2017, 06:05 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 17,536
Posted By curious
New jacket? Don't think I've ever heard of that...

New jacket? Don't think I've ever heard of that before. Please fill me in.

curious
Forum: Pub Talk 12-11-2017, 05:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,444
Posted By curious
There are many nice people with very different...

There are many nice people with very different views. Most of the views are cultural, which usually changes fairly slowly, but at this moment is changing rapidly.

Unfortunately, we are at a very...
Forum: Pub Talk 12-11-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,444
Posted By curious
I don't know. Ally makes a great...

I don't know.

Ally makes a great point.

However, gay rights are a major cultural change that is happening very quickly. In many places, participating in acts of gay love have actually been illegal...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 12-11-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,341
Posted By curious
I do too, but it's been so long since I have even...

I do too, but it's been so long since I have even thought about this case, I really can't discuss it intelligently.
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 12-11-2017, 12:06 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,341
Posted By curious
And since the crimes are not close to his home,...

And since the crimes are not close to his home, he is less likely to come to the attention of the authorities. Makes sense to me.

His family saying that he had no connection with Atlantic City does...
Forum: Pub Talk 12-11-2017, 11:23 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,444
Posted By curious
Agree totally, and with the folks who would not...

Agree totally, and with the folks who would not want to force someone to cook food they don't want to prepare. That's not really a good idea, either.

When I read the article someone provided a link...
Forum: Pub Talk 12-11-2017, 01:07 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,444
Posted By curious
Isn't this the case where a young employee...

Isn't this the case where a young employee accepted the order, but once the owners realized the cake was for a gay wedding, they then turned it down?
Forum: Pub Talk 12-10-2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,444
Posted By curious
Or should a Muslim caterer be required to make...

Or should a Muslim caterer be required to make sausage balls for a brunch? Would they be required to cook bacon recipes, etc. There has to be a way to respect everyone . . .
Forum: Pub Talk 12-10-2017, 05:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,444
Posted By curious
I think there has to be a middle ground because...

I think there has to be a middle ground because small business owners are the backbone of this country and should not have to check their consciences at the door when they arrive at work. Also, I can...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 12-10-2017, 05:20 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,341
Posted By curious
Do you think this pattern might indicate the...

Do you think this pattern might indicate the killer (IF there is only one) is bi-sexual?

V
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 12-10-2017, 05:19 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,341
Posted By curious
Thanks

Thanks for the update on this. I had not picked up on this.

Velma
Forum: Bury, W.H. 12-03-2017, 07:33 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 36,241
Posted By curious
Thanks, Wyatt. I really enjoyed it. curious

Thanks, Wyatt. I really enjoyed it.

curious
Forum: Goulston Street Graffito 09-23-2017, 07:31 AM
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Views: 330,224
Posted By curious
Aprons are always worn "outside"...

Aprons are always worn "outside" dresses. The function of an apron is to protect the dress, so it is always "outside" the dress and never "inside" the dress.

curious
Forum: Goulston Street Graffito 09-23-2017, 07:27 AM
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Posted By curious
Aprons are always worn "outside"...

Aprons are always worn "outside" dresses. The reason to wear an apron is to protect the dress.

curious
Forum: Goulston Street Graffito 09-23-2017, 06:42 AM
Replies: 2,657
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Posted By curious
But Eddowes' apron had been patched -- perhaps...

But Eddowes' apron had been patched -- perhaps with white material, but not necessarily. The patching would have made it distinctive.

Yes, if I knew I would have to give testimony about it.

curious
Forum: Goulston Street Graffito 09-23-2017, 06:23 AM
Replies: 2,657
Views: 330,224
Posted By curious
Wasn't there testimony that the apron had been...

Wasn't there testimony that the apron had been patched? If so, it was no longer just a piece of white material, but had something distinctive on it.

curious
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-23-2017, 06:10 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,522
Posted By curious
Hi, I'm not sure I'm "seeing" or...

Hi,
I'm not sure I'm "seeing" or envisioning what you are suggesting.

What if one felt better against the skin than the other and the underneath one was worn to make the other more...
Forum: General Police Discussion 09-05-2017, 05:37 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 23,660
Posted By curious
You're right, it could have been an attempted...

You're right, it could have been an attempted robbery. We just don't know what happened.

Her employment was assisting in the management of a fruiterer's business in Guildhall Street, according to a...
Forum: General Police Discussion 09-04-2017, 01:40 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 23,660
Posted By curious
Well, if her father had been an officer and she...

Well, if her father had been an officer and she married a non-com, wouldn't she have married down?

And that might indicate a somewhat rebellious nature, right? A woman who did not live strictly by...
Forum: General Police Discussion 09-04-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 23,660
Posted By curious
You're probably a better judge of that than...

You're probably a better judge of that than I.

Would she have a small income or pension from that?

curious
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