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Forum: Other Mysteries Today, 12:59 PM
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Posted By etenguy
And thanks for your comments. Whoever the killer,...

And thanks for your comments. Whoever the killer, there are unanswered questions. Maybe ColdCase's book will supply fuller information.
Forum: Other Mysteries Today, 11:09 AM
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Posted By etenguy
Having listened to both parts, coupled with what...

Having listened to both parts, coupled with what I have read, my instinct would be that Julia Wallace was not murdered by her husband.

Reasons:
a) timings make Wallace being the killer...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly Today, 05:00 AM
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Posted By etenguy
So many questions about MJK's life and I think it...

So many questions about MJK's life and I think it safe to assume her accounts were embellished or included lies. But many who lie have a kernel of truth within the lie. I wonder if MJK did.

For...
Forum: Other Mysteries Today, 03:02 AM
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Posted By etenguy
Interesting piece. Do you have part 2 and the...

Interesting piece. Do you have part 2 and the programme that claims to have new evidence?
Forum: Other Mysteries Yesterday, 06:11 PM
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Posted By etenguy
It seems sensible to infer that whoever made the...

It seems sensible to infer that whoever made the call was someone who frequented the cafe, or was informed by somebody who frequented the cafe.



These two points serve to strengthen the reasons to...
Forum: Other Mysteries Yesterday, 02:58 PM
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Posted By etenguy
I am new to this case, and think this approach of...

I am new to this case, and think this approach of collecting the known evidence is a good way to understand the case better. So, not to be a freeloader, I'll add what I think is established...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride Yesterday, 12:37 PM
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Posted By etenguy
I can imagine the scenario you describe, though...

I can imagine the scenario you describe, though lies involving a number of people that have been hurriedly put together, tend to fall apart just as quickly. I think the police would likely have...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 11:40 AM
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Posted By etenguy
I am not sure it is fair to say the victims did...

I am not sure it is fair to say the victims did not care there was a murderer about - though the use of quotes maybe suggests you think they were forced onto the streets regardless. My own theory is...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-15-2018, 12:47 PM
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Posted By etenguy
This does raise the focus on Cross. You...

This does raise the focus on Cross.


You overstate. Lechmere/Cross simply used one version of his name rather than another. We have no evidence he did not use Cross regularly.


Not alone there.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 11-14-2018, 03:35 PM
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Posted By etenguy
I agree. Though of course the bigger market would...

I agree. Though of course the bigger market would have been medical schools for teaching purposes and we do know that there was significant growth of medical schools in the nineteenth century and...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-14-2018, 03:11 PM
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Posted By etenguy
You make an interesting point, and Peter...

You make an interesting point, and Peter Sutcliffe comes immediately to mind. I'm not sure if this applies in this particular case, but it well could. Although it may well be the murderer was...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-13-2018, 02:34 PM
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Posted By etenguy
Sorry - I think I may have crossed threads with...

Sorry - I think I may have crossed threads with one where Fisherman challenges us to find a stronger suspect, geographically speaking, than Lechmere.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-13-2018, 02:12 PM
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Posted By etenguy
Indeed, the geography does not rule out Lechmere...

Indeed, the geography does not rule out Lechmere as a suspect. I think in this thread it is more about whether geography alone makes Lechmere a strong suspect. Or more specifically, whether...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-13-2018, 12:40 PM
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Posted By etenguy
It is just that Lechmere is in a massive pool of...

It is just that Lechmere is in a massive pool of people who are physically capable of being at all 5 canonical murder sites. Of itself, it is not a good reason for considering him a suspect.

That we...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-11-2018, 04:38 PM
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Posted By etenguy
This, I think, is not disputed. This, too, is...

This, I think, is not disputed.



This, too, is not disputed.



This is where we need to use words like 'likely' or 'reasonably' or 'possibly'. Of course, in all the theories that abound about...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-10-2018, 04:22 PM
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Posted By etenguy
But there are many who pass through Whitechapel...

But there are many who pass through Whitechapel on route to the city, quite legitimately. What brings Lechmere into focus is that he found the body. That is what distinguishes him from all the others...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 11-09-2018, 02:21 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 99,995
Posted By etenguy
How can we possibly accept these two assertions....

How can we possibly accept these two assertions. The idea that qualified medical professionals would take organs from bodies that are part of the most infamous murder spree of the time, especially...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-09-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 643
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Posted By etenguy
You have constructed a scenario in which you...

You have constructed a scenario in which you invite us to confirm that Lechmere must be the better suspect since he found the murdered body soon after the murder. It certainly makes him someone with...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-08-2018, 01:17 AM
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Posted By etenguy
Surely, if this was a plan to steal some takings,...

Surely, if this was a plan to steal some takings, and the thief planned for Mr Wallace to be out of the house, he could have easily arranged a ploy to get both people out of the house. It seems to me...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-06-2018, 05:15 PM
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Posted By etenguy
The telephone call and bogus address were...

The telephone call and bogus address were unnecessary, when his attendance at the Chess club would have provided a good and less suspicious alibi. Though, equally, a third party who knew he was...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 11-05-2018, 02:29 PM
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Posted By etenguy
Mr Fisherman - In my view, Lechmere as a suspect...

Mr Fisherman - In my view, Lechmere as a suspect cannot be excluded. However, there is reason to believe that the murderer is not murdering on his way to or from his place of work. That is that all...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 10-31-2018, 03:40 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 99,995
Posted By etenguy
I may be wrong, but I believe I read somewhere on...

I may be wrong, but I believe I read somewhere on the board that Trevor Marriott has up-dated his book and has a suspect for the MJK murder. I'm not sure if that is a stand-alone suspect or not.
Forum: General Discussion 10-27-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By etenguy
JtR Museum and dark tourism

Interesting debate on TV last night about whether people's suffering should be packaged as entertainment for tourists. It centred on the JtR Museum but also referenced Pompeii and Aushwitz....
Forum: Creative Writing and Expression 10-27-2018, 12:02 PM
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Posted By etenguy
I'm not sure if you had any private replies - but...

I'm not sure if you had any private replies - but if you are looking for beta readers, you could try scribophile.com
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-27-2018, 11:25 AM
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Posted By etenguy
The issues with Smith's account of what happened,...

The issues with Smith's account of what happened, the delay in telling the police of the attack, the lack of blood at the site of the attack identified by Smith and the missing hours all point to...
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