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Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-12-2018, 11:19 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
life is kopasetic in K-town, dave, how's life...

life is kopasetic in K-town, dave, how's life down under?

Had "American cloth" been used in descriptions of the ripper prior to Hutchinson's? It seemed like a curious mention when Hutch could have...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-10-2018, 03:19 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Maybe someone can clear the confusion. In the...

Maybe someone can clear the confusion. In the Pall Mall Gazette and Evening News Nov 10 editions, Mrs Maxwell claims to live at 26 Dorset Street:

"I assist my husband in his duties but we live next...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-07-2018, 08:01 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Getting the day wrong would be a stretch...

Getting the day wrong would be a stretch considering there's a higher likelihood of remembering seeing a woman only hours before her death. If she knew of Mary's murder the day it occurred, she might...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-26-2018, 10:24 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Oh god! Please don't Fisherman. Steve's so...

Oh god! Please don't Fisherman. Steve's so boring.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-25-2018, 07:50 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
In Debs dissertation(?) she wrote: This latest...

In Debs dissertation(?) she wrote:

This latest find was the upper part of a woman's trunk... An earlier supposition that the victim had light red or auburn hair was substantiated on the finding on...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-25-2018, 07:08 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
That's how I read it, Joshua - that her trunk and...

That's how I read it, Joshua - that her trunk and abdomen area had been cut horizontally in thirds, and the top 2 "parts" had been cut vertically through her sternum. [I was a little surprised that...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-24-2018, 07:35 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hi Debs. I'm confused. About Elizabeth Jackson....

Hi Debs. I'm confused. About Elizabeth Jackson. When the report states that the left piece included the umbilicus, it's referring to Elizabeth's navel (or belly button), right? I'm trying to 'draw...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-22-2018, 09:49 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Careful, Flynn - bunching all those names...

Careful, Flynn - bunching all those names together and you're liable for throwing a 3rd serial killer in the mix: Jack Jr. the Jabber ha Abby caught on to my second question. I haven't considered...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-21-2018, 10:26 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Fisherman, Abby. I'm uncertain; the general...

Fisherman, Abby. I'm uncertain; the general options seem to be: familiar, common or social. Familiar being, this Torso Killer and Jack the Ripper are one and the same; common being, they knew each...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 05:52 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hello Fisherman. I thought #5 was interesting; it...

Hello Fisherman. I thought #5 was interesting; it reminded me of Roy Demeo. He was an American mafia enforcer from the 70s whose signature method of murder was dismemberment and disposal in and...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-13-2018, 06:46 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
This is Dr Loane's report, as reported in the...

This is Dr Loane's report, as reported in the East London Observer two weeks later on 26 February 1886.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-13-2018, 06:37 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
these are from the East London Observer, 13...

these are from the East London Observer, 13 February 1886, jerryd.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-05-2018, 11:03 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
That's fair if you don't care for my opinion. I,...

That's fair if you don't care for my opinion. I, in turn,never put much stock in your opinion that intestines spring from the body like a toy from a wind-up box; it didn't seem like a solid medical...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-05-2018, 08:06 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
True, it doesn't matter much if we are solely...

True, it doesn't matter much if we are solely recognizing that the killer had desires. But I've been working a rationale for the cretin.
In Chapman's case, the rationale may be: to get to the...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-05-2018, 07:19 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Just generalizing; it seems like Chapman's and...

Just generalizing; it seems like Chapman's and Mary's flap-cutting was more extensive than Jackson's. Thinking maybe the fetus was his objective with Jackson, so he cut only high enough on her...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-05-2018, 06:09 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hi Gareth. I believe that we are thinking along...

Hi Gareth. I believe that we are thinking along the same lines. Jackson could have been laying on her back, with her legs in the same open-position as Jack the Ripper's victims; and that could be...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-04-2018, 07:49 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hi Debs. Just noticed that one of Jackson's flaps...

Hi Debs. Just noticed that one of Jackson's flaps had a portion of her buttock attached/reminding me of how one of the cuts on Catherine's body extended to her backside. It could be that cut to...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-04-2018, 05:16 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
If she was late in her pregnancy, the shape of...

If she was late in her pregnancy, the shape of her belly could have influenced the way the flaps were cut out. Or maybe he cut just enough to remove the foetus (thx debs; jackson’s “wedding” ring was...
Forum: Pub Talk 03-21-2018, 06:43 PM
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Views: 976
Posted By Robert St Devil
Hi Jeff, and yes it was:...

Hi Jeff, and yes it was:...
Forum: Pub Talk 03-20-2018, 08:27 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Serial bomber in Texas

A mysterious package exploded at a Fed Ex center today in Schertz/San Antonio (my hometown). That marks the 5th in a series of public bombings since March 2nd in or near Austin. Schertz is about an...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 03-13-2018, 09:59 AM
Replies: 594
Views: 116,197
Posted By Robert St Devil
Hi JG. I just keep coming back to the same...

Hi JG. I just keep coming back to the same question: if Jack the Ripper was anti-Semitic (if that even matters in this case), why didn't he murder Jew prostitutes?

I don't see anything about...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 03-05-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,651
Posted By Robert St Devil
Apologies for the confusion, Richard. That...

Apologies for the confusion, Richard. That illustration wasn't directly tied to my prior post. I have no idea what room that is; just thought it was cool, and added an extra dimension to your tour...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 03-05-2018, 07:34 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hello Richard. Here's a sketch from the inside...

Hello Richard. Here's a sketch from the inside of a Miller's Court room (I think!)

The Illustrated London News, Jan 10, 1891
A Sketch In Miller's Court, Whitechapel.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 03-05-2018, 07:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,651
Posted By Robert St Devil
Illustrated Police News, December 3rd, 1898

Illustrated Police News, December 3rd, 1898
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 02-28-2018, 06:38 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Incredible work and I think you are close if not...

Incredible work and I think you are close if not accurate, Richard, outdone yourself! Very impressed with the craftsmanship. It aids with the realization that someone had to be dead-on in front of...
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