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Forum: Other Mysteries Today, 04:32 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Questions.

After re-reading Murphy, and because im a bit bored at the moment, i thought that id list some questions/statements about the case. These are questions/statements id put to someone who believe...
Forum: Other Mysteries 05-23-2018, 06:57 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Hi Pat, I think that we have to list Fido’s...

Hi Pat,

I think that we have to list Fido’s book as one of the classics:2thumbsup:

I recall reading The Stranger Beside Me a few years ago when my dad was going through all the Ann Rule books....
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-22-2018, 01:01 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Was Maybrick a Rastafarian:lol:

Was Maybrick a Rastafarian:lol:
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-22-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,237
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Two very distinctly different versions of a lower...

Two very distinctly different versions of a lower case ‘s’ on display here.
Forum: Other Mysteries 05-22-2018, 07:12 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
I’m pretty sure that it’s about...

I’m pretty sure that it’s about Dennis Nilson Abby?
Forum: Other Mysteries 05-22-2018, 07:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 351
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Excellent choices When i thought about having a...

Excellent choices

When i thought about having a ‘favourite’ as opposed to what i thought was the ‘best’ i certainly had one book in mind. Its Stephen Knight’s The Final Solution. It was, i think,...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 05-22-2018, 05:17 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Fish, does Sweden know something that we...

Fish, does Sweden know something that we dont?

https://amp.theguardian.com/world/2018/may/21/sweden-distributes-be-prepared-for-war-cyber-terror-attack-leaflet-to-every-home
Forum: Other Mysteries 05-22-2018, 04:47 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
After looking at some footage of the Arias trial...

After looking at some footage of the Arias trial I’m definitely tempted to get the book you mention.
Forum: Other Mysteries 05-22-2018, 04:45 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
First poster and my choice for best book has been...

First poster and my choice for best book has been named already. Couldnt agree more Dave. There cant have been a better and more deeply researched book ever than Reclaiming History. It has more pages...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-22-2018, 03:20 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Sadly about 15 years too late.

Sadly about 15 years too late.
Forum: Other Mysteries 05-22-2018, 03:16 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Best book/Favourite book.

Ive been meaning to ask everyone a question. Its a question that requires 2 answers though.

In your own opinion.......

1) What is the best true crime book ever written? The criteria is your own. It...
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-21-2018, 02:30 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
My first comment is “why did i have to study ‘The...

My first comment is “why did i have to study ‘The Tempest’ when Anne’s daughter got ‘The Hobbit.’:shakehead: Not fair!
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-21-2018, 02:27 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
The ‘y’ in royal compared with the...

The ‘y’ in royal compared with the one at the end of ‘neatly’ is also a contrast. (In the first letter)
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-21-2018, 01:35 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
My handwriting is reasonably neat. Women often...

My handwriting is reasonably neat. Women often say ‘dont you have neat writing for a man!’ Id say that my handwriting is quite average so its quite surprising to see the level of variation and...
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-21-2018, 01:21 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
I did notice that one David. Definitely an added...

I did notice that one David. Definitely an added ‘i’ in refraiming.

Theres also a different ‘f’ in the ‘college of music.’
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-21-2018, 12:49 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
David its also noticeable that Anne forms the...

David its also noticeable that Anne forms the letter ‘f’ in two ways. With the loop at the front in ‘for’ and ‘from’ and with the loop behind in ‘certificate’ and in the word ‘of’ in ‘pride of...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 05-20-2018, 07:50 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
I’ve recently been listening to a few Ripper...

I’ve recently been listening to a few Ripper podcasts and on one of them, I can’t recall which, it was mentioned that there existed a photograph of Martha Tabram alive. Is this true and if so where...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 05-20-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 141
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Just found this Graham. Apparently there was...

Just found this Graham. Apparently there was actually a framed photograph of McCarthy. I can’t recall if this has appeared in any books though?

http://www.casebook.org/witnesses/w/John_McCarthy.html
Forum: Non-Fiction 05-19-2018, 02:20 AM
Replies: 249
Views: 10,436
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Ok. This is without a shadow of a doubt the most...

Ok. This is without a shadow of a doubt the most embarrassing post that ive seen during my time on the Forum. Its basically “mommy, mommy, the nasty men are picking on me!”

It appears that you came...
Forum: Non-Fiction 05-18-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 10,436
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Here’s a suggestion Mike. Why not simply debate...

Here’s a suggestion Mike.

Why not simply debate the points that David has raised? If, as you suggest, he has no basis for these criticisms but just employs fiendish Lawyer’s tricks then his points...
Forum: General Discussion 05-18-2018, 02:35 PM
Replies: 25
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
You already have a diary Abby. There’s just no...

You already have a diary Abby. There’s just no pleasing some:lol:
Forum: General Discussion 05-18-2018, 02:34 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Basically ditto to all above. Even if some...

Basically ditto to all above.

Even if some important new find came to light it would have to be conclusive. Like a series of letters between 2 senior officers spilling the beans. Then again, almost...
Forum: Rippercast 05-18-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,033
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Gareth, are you implying that Mr McCormick was a...

Gareth, are you implying that Mr McCormick was a less than reliable source:lol:

You’ll be saying that Pedachenko wasnt the ripper next:rolleyes2:
Forum: Other Mysteries 05-18-2018, 10:20 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Well i got my replacement copy of the Murphy book...

Well i got my replacement copy of the Murphy book today and something stood out in it at a quick glance.

Anyone following this thread might recall the point that i made about Wallace, in the court...
Forum: Rippercast 05-18-2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,033
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
I made a poor job of that piece of...

I made a poor job of that piece of quoting:shakehead:
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