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Forum: Non-Fiction Today, 05:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 91
Posted By Pcdunn
Found this at the author's...

Found this at the author's website:

"Detective Inspector Scholes joined the Metropolitan Police in 1888, just before the Jack the Ripper Murders plunged the East-End into the public consciousness....
Forum: Pub Talk Today, 05:35 PM
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Posted By Pcdunn
Atlantic Magazine article on "The Nutshells" exhibit and their creator

How a Gilded-Age Heiress Became the 'Mother of Forensic Science'
The Atlantic
SARAH ZHANG OCT 14, 2017
Frances Glessner Lee grew up in the Gilded Age as the heiress to a fortune made in industrial...
Forum: Visual Media Today, 03:55 PM
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Views: 70
Posted By Pcdunn
Champa? you really are right downtown! Don't...

Champa? you really are right downtown!

Don't know if I'll make it down to a show, but it does sound interesting.

Jack was a bit messy in the photo above, wasn't he? (And here all the Ripperologists...
Forum: Other Mysteries Yesterday, 04:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,702
Posted By Pcdunn
http://www.9news.com/news/menacing-suspect-possibl...

http://www.9news.com/news/menacing-suspect-possibly-linked-to-3-unsolved-murders/479695003

The above links to a Sept 29th story at my local Colorado news station about a suspect named Daniel Nations...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion Yesterday, 01:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,369
Posted By Pcdunn
I think he referred to it as a...

I think he referred to it as a "scalpel", and stated he shaved with it. It was in a letter.
Forum: Other 10-14-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,108
Posted By Pcdunn
Thank you for the review, Barn. I spotted the...

Thank you for the review, Barn. I spotted the title on our cable movie rentals recently, and wondered if it was worthwhile. Maybe we'll try it later this weekend.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-13-2017, 11:30 AM
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Views: 2,179
Posted By Pcdunn
Interesting points, Harry. Perhaps TK lived near...

Interesting points, Harry.
Perhaps TK lived near her friend's lodging, and abducted her before she got all the way there, or perhaps TK encountered her after she had found her friend was not in, and...
Forum: Research Related 10-13-2017, 07:11 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 87
Posted By Pcdunn
Whitechapel marriages at Find My Past

I saw this notice in my morning e-mail today, and thought that those of you with a Find My Past subscription might find the news useful.

"Additional Records for Existing Sets-- London, Docklands and...
Forum: General Discussion 10-12-2017, 09:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,008
Posted By Pcdunn
Hello, Deb, That is an interesting comment, and...

Hello, Deb,

That is an interesting comment, and on second glance at the sketch in your post, I agree that it could be a scar. The beard seems very pointed, but the artist isn't too talented. Maybe...
Forum: General Discussion 10-11-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,008
Posted By Pcdunn
I think the sketch of the fellow with the heavy...

I think the sketch of the fellow with the heavy 'tasche and a scar on his clean-shaven cheek is more likely to be Pizer or Piser, given that he was described as a ugly man who the boys taunted, or...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 10-10-2017, 11:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By Pcdunn
Indeed! :laugh4: Good one...

Indeed! :laugh4: Good one...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 10-09-2017, 08:02 PM
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Views: 373
Posted By Pcdunn
Perhaps they are releasing records when they are...

Perhaps they are releasing records when they are 130 years old... If so, maybe the 1888 ones will be available next year. It's worth a hope.
Forum: Conferences and Meetings 10-09-2017, 07:44 PM
Replies: 62
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Posted By Pcdunn
It surely was an easy one, Gut.

It surely was an easy one, Gut.
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-07-2017, 10:19 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By Pcdunn
The woman's head and legs were found; skull shows...

The woman's head and legs were found; skull shows no fractures.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/danish-divers-find-missing-body-parts-of-swedish-journalist_us_59d8dfc6e4b072637c444e0f?w7
Forum: Pub Talk 10-05-2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,629
Posted By Pcdunn
Alas, I think it has come already...

I think all the people dying in hurricanes, earthquakes, wars, famines, domestic terror attacks (read Las Vegas), or random acts of violence ARE the rapture. :sad3:
Forum: Visual Media 10-05-2017, 11:40 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 106
Posted By Pcdunn
Victorian Batmobile suggested for animated "Gotham by Gaslight"

NOTE-- not official, just a fan's idea, but pretty cool! Images didn't come over, so look for it on Google. -- Pat D.

This Is What The Batmobile For The Upcoming 1800s-Era Batman Movie Should Be...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-03-2017, 01:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By Pcdunn
Fake Research?

Hi, Rocky,

The Wiki article said he was never suspected in the Cleveland Torso Murders case, until a book was written claiming this, which is what Abby also says.

Usually I'd tell our patrons to...
Forum: Pub Talk 10-03-2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 223
Posted By Pcdunn
They took him off life support, but he lingered a...

They took him off life support, but he lingered a bit. (Some news sources mistakenly announced his death too early).

He has passed away now, Gut.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 10-03-2017, 12:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 333
Posted By Pcdunn
Jack the Ripper Suspects web article

I guess it's that time of the year when media stories on Jack start to appear again......
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-02-2017, 05:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By Pcdunn
A few links about Jack Anderson Wilson

Hello, Rocky,

That site is a little sketchy-looking, but I got his full name from one of the blog responses, and searched it. Jack Anderson Wilson turns up at these...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-02-2017, 01:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By Pcdunn
Thanks for the info, Barn. American Amazon shows...

Thanks for the info, Barn.

American Amazon shows the hardcover book only available from "third-party sellers", and the paperback is almost out of stock, but the audio-book is listed as being...
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-02-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,612
Posted By Pcdunn
This article is...

This article is interesting:

http://metro.co.uk/2017/10/01/new-theory-claims-lord-lucan-tried-to-murder-wife-because-she-killed-a-kitten-6969542/

Says it was a gift from him. Very strange.
Forum: Conferences and Meetings 10-02-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,706
Posted By Pcdunn
At last!

Thank you very much, Chris. PM will be forthcoming soon. :hiya:
Forum: Maybrick, James 10-02-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 1,690
Views: 112,903
Posted By Pcdunn
Thank you for the information, peg, it's very...

Thank you for the information, peg, it's very helpful.

All right, a question for those supporting the hoax: were writing samples from either or both Barretts taken for comparison to the Diary? What...
Forum: Conferences and Meetings 10-01-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,706
Posted By Pcdunn
T.E. (Thomas Edward) Lawrence, a British...

T.E. (Thomas Edward) Lawrence, a British archaeologist who was born in 1888. He worked and fought with the Bedouin tribes of Arabia.

David Lean's award-winning film based on Lawrence's life starred...
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