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Forum: Witnesses Yesterday, 01:15 PM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
You're welcome, Steve, I hope it...

You're welcome, Steve, I hope it helps.

http://www.casebook.org/press_reports/evening_news/18880903.html

1st paragraph, half way down. I bet you didn't search for Ready Street either.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 05-26-2018, 03:25 PM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
According to the Star 5th Sept, "One woman...

According to the Star 5th Sept,

"One woman whom he [Leather Apron] assailed some time ago boldly prosecuted him for it, and he was sent up for seven days."

Is there any record of this happening to...
Forum: Witnesses 05-26-2018, 03:18 PM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Thoughtful article Steve, thanks for that....

Thoughtful article Steve, thanks for that. Especially the bit about Spratling confirming on 17th that he didn't order the clothing stripped, that would seem to be fairly conclusive.
A couple of...
Forum: Witnesses 05-26-2018, 02:58 PM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Well spotted, how could I have missed out the MA?

Well spotted, how could I have missed out the MA?
Forum: Witnesses 05-26-2018, 12:59 PM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Ooh, thanks Steve & Kattrup! I must have...

Ooh, thanks Steve & Kattrup! I must have somehow missed your article, I will have a browse...

For info, here are the most relevant reports I have culled from the English press;

Daily News 4th...
Forum: Witnesses 05-26-2018, 11:08 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Spratling Vs Enright

During Inspector Spratling's evidence at Nichols' inquest on 3rd Sept, there seems to be a discrepancy between the press sources as to who it was that told the mortuary attendants not to undress...
Forum: Goulston Street Graffito 05-26-2018, 10:54 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
The Star 8th Sept report of the supposed...

The Star 8th Sept report of the supposed graffiti;

"The woman living next door declared that this morning there was written on the door of No. 29, "This is the fourth, I will murder sixteen more and...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 05-25-2018, 04:34 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
http://www.casebook.org/ripper_media/book_reviews/...

http://www.casebook.org/ripper_media/book_reviews/non-fiction/cjmorley/183.html
Sergeant William Thick was accused of being Jack the Ripper by a member of the public, Mr H.T Haslewood, who wrote to...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-23-2018, 05:42 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Livy's Early History of Rome might be worth a...

Livy's Early History of Rome might be worth a scout through.

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/author/3707
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-22-2018, 10:40 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
I didn't mean to suggest that the killer was...

I didn't mean to suggest that the killer was definitely a huntsman or whatever. Just that the details of the kidney extraction are not incompatible. They're pretty scant really - one cut, carefully...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-21-2018, 05:34 PM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
I think that's the way that a butcher, hunter or...

I think that's the way that a butcher, hunter or smallholder would remove a kidney when butchering an animal - make a small slit in the membrane, then slide your fingers into this and run them alomg...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-21-2018, 05:16 PM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Yes, possibly. I'm just trying to make sense of...

Yes, possibly. I'm just trying to make sense of Brown's words. Do you have an alternative theory?
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-21-2018, 04:10 PM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Thanks for that Jon. Brown does say that the...

Thanks for that Jon. Brown does say that the kidney was "carefully taken out and removed" but even so, cutting the renal artery and ureter with a six inch blade might well account for the horizontal...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-21-2018, 03:51 PM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
I'm not so sure about that last bit, Sam. Brown...

I'm not so sure about that last bit, Sam. Brown says;
"Behind this the liver was stabbed as if by the point of a sharp instrument. Below this was another incision into the liver of about 2 1/2 inches...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 05-21-2018, 05:15 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Prof Wilson presented a tv series where he tried...

Prof Wilson presented a tv series where he tried to connect various serial killers with unsolved murders, I seem to recall him saying something similar in that.
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-21-2018, 03:16 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Quite. Can we say that "the left lobe of the...

Quite. Can we say that "the left lobe of the liver was slit through by a vertical cut" is the same wound as "the slit on the under surface of the liver"?
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-21-2018, 02:05 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
In his statement (from the Ultimate...

In his statement (from the Ultimate JTR.Companion) Brown gives additional info on the cuts to the liver;

"There was a cut from the upper part of the slit on the under surface of the liver to the...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-19-2018, 10:18 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
So....ripping a woman completely open, pulling...

So....ripping a woman completely open, pulling out some internal organs and leaving them at the scene is "simply murder and mutilation", but taking any others away is organ harvesting and must have...
Forum: Rippercast 05-18-2018, 06:53 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,174
Posted By Joshua Rogan
No doubt courtesy of Schneider's peaked cap...

No doubt courtesy of Schneider's peaked cap factory in Buck's Row!
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-18-2018, 06:47 AM
Replies: 94
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Except that, undoubtedly, the killer did remove...

Except that, undoubtedly, the killer did remove organs at the crime scenes. He didn't take them away, but he did pull or cut the intestines from the abdomen. I'm interested to know why you think he...
Forum: Rippercast 05-17-2018, 03:20 PM
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Views: 3,174
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Hi Herlock It was Inspector Abberline who...

Hi Herlock
It was Inspector Abberline who suggested that Lipski was shouted at Schwartz as an insult, Schwartz himself was unable to say who the shout was directed at.
Abberline's 1st Nov report...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-16-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 512
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Talking of Dr Who, I only remember him properly...

Talking of Dr Who, I only remember him properly as Tom Price from Survivors (the original version). It was thanks to that program that I spent half my childhood looking forward to the end of...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-16-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,627
Posted By Joshua Rogan
So....some sort of alien abdomen-burster?

So....some sort of alien abdomen-burster?
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-16-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,627
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Here's the way the Times reports that...

Here's the way the Times reports that section;

"The abdominal walls were divided vertically in the middle line to within a quarter of an inch of the navel; the cut then took a horizontal course for...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-16-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 94
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
It is puzzling, but I've always taken it to be an...

It is puzzling, but I've always taken it to be an obscure Victorian alternative term for "near". If you do that, the description of the cuts and their direction then makes sense.



I think you may...
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