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Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 08-04-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,479
Posted By Supe
Phil H., You are welcome, obviously, to your...

Phil H.,
You are welcome, obviously, to your opinion. It should also be obvious I do not share it.
Don.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 08-04-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,479
Posted By Supe
Throughout his quite prolific writing careeer...

Throughout his quite prolific writing careeer McCormick seems one of those authors who never let the facts ruin a good story. Why anyone would think he suddenly became a diligent researcher and...
Forum: Witnesses 07-28-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 56,099
Posted By Supe
Dave, that said dagger could be a simple...

Dave,

that said dagger could be a simple mistranslation.

I would suggest that even more likely the knife the Star reported was the result of a leading question or three. Having worked (shame of...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-27-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,727
Posted By Supe
Jon, I understand and any comments weren't...

Jon,

I understand and any comments weren't necessarily directed toward you or anyone. And yes, the article does talk about conspiracy buffs with just a passing mention to those seizing upon early...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-27-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,727
Posted By Supe
Dave, You are right, I didn't look carefully at...

Dave,

You are right, I didn't look carefully at the link before posting it. I think if the first http etc. is eliminated it should work, but then as I said the purpose of my post was not to discuss...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-27-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,727
Posted By Supe
Early newspaper reports and delusional theories

I post the following link:
http://http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/07/26/despite-evidence-tsarnaev-has-his-supporters/fnSnWQ4rcvUDhiVhnTCIDN/story.html
not because of any desire to get tied up...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-15-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,081
Posted By Supe
Richard, Ah yes, the thicker the better as...

Richard,

Ah yes, the thicker the better as well.

Don.
Forum: Pub Talk 07-15-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,081
Posted By Supe
My breakfast yesterday, today and tomorrow will...

My breakfast yesterday, today and tomorrow will be the same as it has been since I was a wee bairn -- a plain bowl of porridge with a trace of salt for seasoning.

Don.
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 07-12-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 22,117
Posted By Supe
Those seeking more information on my arguments...

Those seeking more information on my arguments against the story that Eddowes claimed she knew the Ripper being true may find it here Grave-Spitting & Other Tall Tales...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 07-12-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 22,117
Posted By Supe
Here is a little more on the Montagu offer from...

Here is a little more on the Montagu offer from an article ("Pardon Me: Spin Control at the Home Office?") for Ripperologist a few years back.

And it was then that an essentially simple matter...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 07-12-2013, 12:49 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 22,117
Posted By Supe
The statement attributed to Eddowes is almost...

The statement attributed to Eddowes is almost assuredly fallacious. And while Jon is right about Montagu, he was a very reluctant sponsor (he only raised the subject of his offering a reward because...
Forum: Chat Room 06-26-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 464
Views: 79,039
Posted By Supe
Ally, Actually it's usually two women at most...

Ally,

Actually it's usually two women at most and a bunch of guys.

Such modesty on your part. You just tell us "Jump!" and all we meekly do is ask "How high?" :laugh4:

Don.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 06-25-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,682
Posted By Supe
Richard, Words failing you is certainly a new...

Richard,

Words failing you is certainly a new phenomenon, but I am afraid you are absolutely right about the book. It will be interesting to see the reaction of others, especially the board's...
Forum: Abberline, Inspector Frederick 06-25-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 35,746
Posted By Supe
"The True Face of Inspector Abberline"...

"The True Face of Inspector Abberline" by Andy Aliffe in the October 2006 Issue of Ripperologist (Number 72) still remains the best discussion of the search for an Abberline photograph.

Don.
Forum: General Discussion 06-24-2013, 06:02 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 25,444
Posted By Supe
Barnaby, If these same stories were published...

Barnaby,

If these same stories were published in mainstream academic journals, they would get more attention from reputable media that routinely cover stories of historical significance (e.g.,...
Forum: Ripper Authors 06-19-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 20,201
Posted By Supe
Trev, Like I said maybe I was na´eve with...

Trev,

Like I said maybe I was na´eve with regards to copyright issues way back in 2008.

You confuse the issue by harping on the copyright business and how you didn't understand the law (and, as a...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 06-10-2013, 01:38 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 15,376
Posted By Supe
C.F., The cry of "murder" reported in...

C.F.,

The cry of "murder" reported in the Tabram investigation was told to reporters by the wife of the building superintendent, Frances Hewitt. She said it very definitely came from the street and...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-20-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,156
Posted By Supe
Joe, makes one wonder if correct spelling...

Joe,

makes one wonder if correct spelling really matters .

Just ask the relevant Cambridge researchers who did the study if they would accept, say, a doctoral thesis written in the garbled prose...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-20-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,156
Posted By Supe
I notice that on many British sports message...

I notice that on many British sports message boards that the "could of" solecism is quite prevalent whereas the American pronunciation seems more "coulda" than "could of."

When I was teaching in...
Forum: Witnesses 05-20-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,184
Posted By Supe
John, Nice catch and yes, Best seems a very...

John,

Nice catch and yes, Best seems a very likely mistranscription for Bass.

Don.
Forum: General Police Discussion 05-12-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,140
Posted By Supe
Everyone: Not just Neil's photos but also the...

Everyone:

Not just Neil's photos but also the exciting tale of his being warned off the property the second time he made the trip. That alone should put the issue in the collector's item category....
Forum: General Police Discussion 05-11-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,140
Posted By Supe
A little over a week ago I offered those...

A little over a week ago I offered those interested in more information on the saga of the bloodhounds a free copy of Issue 4 of the New Independent Review which included the article "Dog-gone" that...
Forum: General Police Discussion 05-02-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,140
Posted By Supe
It would seem that the person who asked for more...

It would seem that the person who asked for more information on the use of bloodhounds and other canines during the Ripper investigations didn't care enough to avail her/his-self of the offer of a...
Forum: General Police Discussion 04-19-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,140
Posted By Supe
Miss C, The article "Dog-gone" in...

Miss C,

The article "Dog-gone" in Issue four of the New Independent Review should answer all your questions. Get in touch with me and I'll see you get the back issue.

Don Souden
Editor, New...
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 04-10-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 16,178
Posted By Supe
Spiro, Are you familiar with Mike Hawley's...

Spiro,

Are you familiar with Mike Hawley's article in the New Independent Review in which he did a fine job of refuting the notion that Tumblety was a "pathological liar"?

Don.
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