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Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 02:52 PM
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Anderson had his reasons. There's a strong...

Anderson had his reasons. There's a strong possibility the killer was a Jew when we examine the characteristics of the murders. The throat-cutting, for instance, may have been ritualistic rather than...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 02:05 PM
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Griffiths' word carries no more weight than...

Griffiths' word carries no more weight than anyone else's if we aren't privy to the information he was provided with when forming his opinion, otherwise it's what we call an argumentum ad verecundiam.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 01:50 PM
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Posted By Harry D
You can keep pulling your expert out of the box,...

You can keep pulling your expert out of the box, if you like. Frankly, I am not impressed. It's remarkable how documentarians and writers never fail to discover experts who support their theory....
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 01:46 PM
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Posted By Harry D
What needs to "tie him" to the case?...

What needs to "tie him" to the case? How many serial killers are witnesses? How many serial killers are on modern police radar, let alone in the 19th century?



I'm pretty sure Tracy Ianson's...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 01:26 PM
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Posted By Harry D
For one, I find Jacob Levy to be a more...

For one, I find Jacob Levy to be a more compelling suspect.


Lived in the epicenter of the murders

Had a traumatic childhood: witnessed his eldest brother's suicide

Had the required butchery...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 06:12 AM
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Posted By Harry D
MJ Trow already stepped up to the plate with his...

MJ Trow already stepped up to the plate with his "suspect" Frederick Nicholas Charrington:

https://www.casebook.org/ripper_media/book_reviews/non-fiction/cjmorley/35.html
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 08:42 AM
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Posted By Harry D
...or perhaps a likelier answer is that the...

...or perhaps a likelier answer is that the murder overlapped with the route of a random carman. Sorry, two random carmen.



Is pettifogging the usual practice for Lechmere apologia?



I'm willing...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 04:57 AM
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Posted By Harry D
"Umpteen" is an indefinite number. I...

"Umpteen" is an indefinite number. I didn't know how many times Lechmere took that route but it had to be regularly. It wasn't his first day, week or month.



Speculation can be easily manipulated...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 04:25 AM
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Posted By Harry D
There have been several conspiracy theories...

There have been several conspiracy theories concerning the Ripper murders. At some stage of another the blame has been placed on the Freemasons, Fenians and Royal Family. Peter Turnbull thought each...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 04:03 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Two years, two months... it doesn't really matter...

Two years, two months... it doesn't really matter exactly how many times Lechmere made that trek. In all probability, his route to work coincided with the murder, as it did for numerous other...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 02:54 AM
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Posted By Harry D
You could take the random circumstances from...

You could take the random circumstances from anyone's life and construct a suspect out of them. Ripperology thrives on it.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-16-2018, 09:20 AM
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Posted By Harry D
There is no use debating with suspect-based...

There is no use debating with suspect-based theorists, because all of their suspect's actions are viewed through a prism of guilt.

Lechmere...

* Alerted the first passer-by, who was yards behind...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-16-2018, 06:04 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Lechmere seemingly had time to partially pull...

Lechmere seemingly had time to partially pull down Nichols' skirts, back away into the middle of the road, and prepare to bluff it out, rather than simply walk away. Much likelier, the REAL killer...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-16-2018, 01:54 AM
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Posted By Harry D
...but Paul was able to bring her skirts down...

...but Paul was able to bring her skirts down from her waist to her knees. The point stands that if Lechmere was the killer he would've done a better job of concealing his handiwork, particularly as...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-16-2018, 01:35 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Strange thing for a murderer to say.

Strange thing for a murderer to say.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-16-2018, 01:23 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Polly's skirts were raised. If Lech the RIpper...

Polly's skirts were raised. If Lech the RIpper had really wanted to conceal his gruesome deed, it stands to reason he'd lower them all the way.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 11-14-2018, 11:10 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Lech the Ripper does seem to have made life...

Lech the Ripper does seem to have made life difficult for himself.

He waits to approach the first witness to arrive instead of chancing his escape.
He accompanies said witness to find a policeman,...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-13-2018, 02:18 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Even better then. We have two carmen encountering...

Even better then. We have two carmen encountering the body of a freshly killed murder victim in quick succession. Two men who were on their way to work and had perfectly innocent reasons for being in...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-13-2018, 01:10 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Pretty high, seeing as another carman on his way...

Pretty high, seeing as another carman on his way to work was minutes behind him.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-12-2018, 08:25 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Shooting himself in the foot there, if he was the...

Shooting himself in the foot there, if he was the killer, no?
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-12-2018, 04:53 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Yes, Lechmere is standing over the freshly killed...

Yes, Lechmere is standing over the freshly killed Nichols when he hears footsteps approaching in the distance. Having done his dirty work in lowlight, not knowing if his clothes were bloodstained,...
Forum: Non-Fiction 11-12-2018, 04:37 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,046
Posted By Harry D
Most of the other suspects have been exhausted to...

Most of the other suspects have been exhausted to death. Lechmere, on the other hand, is a relatively new name. Lechmere admittedly has more legs than some of the other names put forward down the...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 11-12-2018, 04:11 AM
Replies: 852
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Posted By Harry D
Trevor, you did not answer my question: if the...

Trevor, you did not answer my question: if the killer's motive was not to harvest internal organs, why were Chapman & Eddowes splayed open instead of just mutilated like Nichols, McKenzie?
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-11-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 16,411
Posted By Harry D
Which six would that be? Not with a...

Which six would that be?



Not with a suspect-based theorist, no. It's an exercise in futility.



Lechmere's a suspect?
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-11-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 16,411
Posted By Harry D
We also have the same for Robert Paul, he was...

We also have the same for Robert Paul, he was travelling down Buck's Row that morning, and his work route took him past Hanbury Street. There was nothing exceptional about Lechmere in that respect....
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