Casebook: Jack the Ripper - Main
   

Introduction
Victims
Suspects
Witnesses
Ripper Letters
Police Officials
Official Documents
Press Reports
Victorian London
Message Boards
Ripper Media
Authors
Dissertations
Timelines
Games & Diversions
Photo Archive
Ripper Wiki
Casebook Examiner
Ripper Podcast
About the Casebook

Most Recent Posts:
Motive, Method and Madness: Geoprofile of Jack the Ripper reveals Tabram and Nichols connection. - by Fisherman 33 minutes ago.
Motive, Method and Madness: Geoprofile of Jack the Ripper reveals Tabram and Nichols connection. - by MrBarnett 42 minutes ago.
Ripper Authors: Can You Name this book/Author? - by Elamarna 48 minutes ago.
Motive, Method and Madness: Geoprofile of Jack the Ripper reveals Tabram and Nichols connection. - by Fisherman 51 minutes ago.
Motive, Method and Madness: Geoprofile of Jack the Ripper reveals Tabram and Nichols connection. - by Sam Flynn 57 minutes ago.
Motive, Method and Madness: Geoprofile of Jack the Ripper reveals Tabram and Nichols connection. - by Abby Normal 1 hour and 2 minutes ago.

Most Popular Threads:
Motive, Method and Madness: Geoprofile of Jack the Ripper reveals Tabram and Nichols connection. - (93 posts)
Lechmere/Cross, Charles: Lech versus Kos - (19 posts)
Mary Jane Kelly: Did Jack leave his fingerprints on Mary Jane Kelly? - (17 posts)
Ripper Authors: Can You Name this book/Author? - (11 posts)
General Discussion: Jack The Ripper and Venus - (9 posts)
Mary Ann Nichols: What Direction Was Polly Travelling When She Was Killed? - (8 posts)

Wiki Updates:
Robert Sagar
Edit: Chris
May 9, 2015, 12:32 am
Online newspaper archives
Edit: Chris
Nov 26, 2014, 10:25 am
Joseph Lawende
Edit: Chris
Mar 9, 2014, 10:12 am
Miscellaneous research resources
Edit: Chris
Feb 13, 2014, 9:28 am
Charles Cross
Edit: John Bennett
Sep 4, 2013, 8:20 pm

Most Recent Blogs:
Mike Covell: A DECADE IN THE MAKING.
February 19, 2016, 11:12 am.
Chris George: RipperCon in Baltimore, April 8-10, 2016
February 10, 2016, 2:55 pm.
Mike Covell: Hull Prison Visit
October 10, 2015, 8:04 am.
Mike Covell: NEW ADVENTURES IN RESEARCH
August 9, 2015, 3:10 am.
Mike Covell: UPDDATES FOR THE PAST 11 MONTHS
November 14, 2014, 10:02 am.
Mike Covell: Mike’s Book Releases
March 17, 2014, 3:18 am.

Go Back   Casebook Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Harry D
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 04:51 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,545
Posted By Harry D
Thanks, Fish. What seems illogical and outlandish...

Thanks, Fish. What seems illogical and outlandish to myself - let alone anyone else - might be perfectly acceptable behaviour for a serial killer with an insatiable/opportunistic bloodlust. After he...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 03:32 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,545
Posted By Harry D
I also wonder if Lechmere would've murdered on...

I also wonder if Lechmere would've murdered on his work route a week later after his close shave in Buck's Row? As you've admitted in the past, Fish, he could not rely on that excuse a second time....
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 03:28 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,545
Posted By Harry D
Re: Chapman's murder. I happen to put some stock...

Re: Chapman's murder. I happen to put some stock in the evidence given by Cadosch and Richardson, which puts Annie's murder between 5.15 - 5.30am. Wouldn't Lechmere have been late for work if he had...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 02:34 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,545
Posted By Harry D
You only have to look at that photo of Lechmere...

You only have to look at that photo of Lechmere to see he was the killer. He's got lifeless eyes, black eyes, like a doll's eyes.
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-18-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,915
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: 116,816
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: 8,272
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
Replies: 211
Views: 8,272
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: 8,272
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: 8,272
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: 8,272
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: 9,456
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: 9,456
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: 9,456
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: 39,983
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: 39,983
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: 164
Views: 14,263
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: 39,983
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: 112,876
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: 112,876
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: 112,876
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: 39,983
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: 39,983
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: 39,983
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: 3,344
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.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:28 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.