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Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-18-2018, 07:08 AM
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Posted By Harry D
And that Isenschmid thought he was butchering a...

And that Isenschmid thought he was butchering a sheep when he mutilated Annie Chapman. Lynn Cates posited that theory, I believe.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) 10-16-2018, 05:24 AM
Replies: 659
Views: 115,965
Posted By Harry D
I’m no authority on Chapman by any means...

I’m no authority on Chapman by any means but the victimology was different, correct? Chapman targeted his lovers, while the Ripper seemingly targeted random streetwalkers. Therein could lie the...
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 10-10-2018, 03:06 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 8,008
Posted By Harry D
Like Abby said, there's too many coincidences...

Like Abby said, there's too many coincidences when it comes to the Ripper/Torso pattern. In common Ripper lore, Mary Kelly was the final victim. Half a year later another prostitute washes up dead,...
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 10-10-2018, 02:12 AM
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Views: 8,008
Posted By Harry D
I'd say it's less tangential than Learn Welsh...

I'd say it's less tangential than Learn Welsh with Gareth in the 'antisemitism as diversion' thread. :tongue2:
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 10-09-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 8,008
Posted By Harry D
Next you'll be saying the Ripper never even stole...

Next you'll be saying the Ripper never even stole organs.
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 10-09-2018, 05:17 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 8,008
Posted By Harry D
McKenzie had her throat cut and abdomen...

McKenzie had her throat cut and abdomen mutilated. The Pinchin St torso had a 15-inch slash across the abdomen. Jackson's abdominal flesh had been removed and her uterus excised. These are...
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 10-09-2018, 02:03 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 8,008
Posted By Harry D
McKenzie was a Ripper victim, as were Elizabeth...

McKenzie was a Ripper victim, as were Elizabeth Jackson and the Pinchin St torso in 1889.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-03-2018, 04:04 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 8,972
Posted By Harry D
...or 'The Juwes are the men that will not be...

...or 'The Juwes are the men that will not be blamed for nothing'. :rolleyes2:
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-03-2018, 02:03 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 8,972
Posted By Harry D
The GSG couldn't have been that noticeable. It...

The GSG couldn't have been that noticeable. It was only scribbled on a brick jamb and not scrawled across the wall. PC Long only discovered it because he was on high-alert and found a bloodied apron...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-03-2018, 01:37 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 8,972
Posted By Harry D
The murders happened in largely Jewish areas...

The murders happened in largely Jewish areas amongst a milieu of antisemitism. Since we cannot know the credibility of many key pieces of evidence, any connection to the jews might be circumstantial...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-27-2018, 05:04 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 39,517
Posted By Harry D
I can't see a woman escaping into an unlit yard...

I can't see a woman escaping into an unlit yard for assistance.
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-27-2018, 02:24 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 39,517
Posted By Harry D
Hello CD, Schwartz may have seen something, but...

Hello CD,

Schwartz may have seen something, but if he wasn't lying, I think his version of events was greatly exaggerated and embellished.

Stride's murder has all the signs of a blitz attack. If...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-27-2018, 01:55 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 13,908
Posted By Harry D
I've never been sold on this idea that the killer...

I've never been sold on this idea that the killer knew the police beats. He might have had a rough idea, sure, but there's no way he could've timed this to the exact second. Serial killers are...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-27-2018, 01:41 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 39,517
Posted By Harry D
So, Stride was dragged kicking and screaming into...

So, Stride was dragged kicking and screaming into the yard, where her throat was slit? All the time she didn't spill those damn cachous and there were no signs of a struggle?

Alrighty then....
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-26-2018, 07:02 AM
Replies: 1,879
Views: 110,989
Posted By Harry D
What's your opinion on the Thames Torso series?...

What's your opinion on the Thames Torso series? After all, one of the victims was dumped in Whitechapel.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-26-2018, 04:42 AM
Replies: 1,879
Views: 110,989
Posted By Harry D
Not if the killer, like most serialists, was an...

Not if the killer, like most serialists, was an opportunist. A lot of the working gals back then didn't have the "luxury" of their own digs. Nichols & Chapman had been living in lodging houses before...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-26-2018, 04:05 AM
Replies: 1,879
Views: 110,989
Posted By Harry D
I don't think it's that much of stumbling block...

I don't think it's that much of stumbling block when you factor in the victimology. Chapman bumped off his mistresses insidiously to avoid suspicion, not the same as targetting a bunch of random...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-26-2018, 03:57 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 39,517
Posted By Harry D
No one else witnessed the assault that Schwartz...

No one else witnessed the assault that Schwartz alleges took place, and the evidence would suggest that Stride was taken unawares by her killer.

James Brown saw a man appearing to proposition a...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-26-2018, 02:05 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 39,517
Posted By Harry D
Loyalty to his fellow jews/immigrants?

Loyalty to his fellow jews/immigrants?
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-25-2018, 11:19 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 39,517
Posted By Harry D
Schwartz was full of BS, man. :mad2:

Schwartz was full of BS, man. :mad2:
Forum: Other Mysteries 09-25-2018, 04:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,311
Posted By Harry D
Yes, now they have her possible killer's DNA they...

Yes, now they have her possible killer's DNA they should finally be able to solve it. Can't believe they didn't discover this evidence sooner.
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-25-2018, 04:14 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 39,517
Posted By Harry D
Given the heightened suspicion of Jews in the...

Given the heightened suspicion of Jews in the area, it would not surprise me if Schwartz was a stooge who fabricated an attack on Stride to deflect suspicion from the IWEC.

Like I said, for a woman...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-25-2018, 03:42 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 39,517
Posted By Harry D
They weren't going to dismiss Schwartz's account...

They weren't going to dismiss Schwartz's account off-hand when he allegedly saw the victim being assaulted minutes before the murder. It's not like they had any stronger leads to go on.

Problem is,...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-25-2018, 03:02 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 13,908
Posted By Harry D
With the audacity of the murders and the...

With the audacity of the murders and the elusiveness of the murderer, it's tempting to think that the killer must have had some kind of inside track to always remain one step ahead of the law. Bear...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-24-2018, 06:10 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 39,517
Posted By Harry D
Stride had no defensive injuries, no bruises or...

Stride had no defensive injuries, no bruises or abrasions, her clothes were undisturbed, and she was still clenching the cachous when she died. It's hard to believe that the same man witnessed by...
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