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Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 11:09 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
None of the ones identified so far.

None of the ones identified so far.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 03:05 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Never mind all that - every criminal is an...

Never mind all that - every criminal is an individual, so just because X did Y doesn't mean that Z did Y as well, nor that Z was more likely to do Y for that matter.

There are more concrete things...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 09:31 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Not that he'd have looked like the well-off Mr...

Not that he'd have looked like the well-off Mr Astrakhan in 1888/89. Nor would he have been 35 years old.
Forum: Catherine Eddowes Today, 08:55 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Mary Kelly must have been an über-snitch, then :)

Mary Kelly must have been an über-snitch, then :)
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 08:51 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
None that I'm aware of, Abby. His Cable Street...

None that I'm aware of, Abby. His Cable Street barber shop is listed in the Post Office directory of 1889 which would, of course, have been compiled the previous year. However, we do know that the...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 08:38 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I'm not disputing he'd have been in London in...

I'm not disputing he'd have been in London in August 1888, that much is clear, but where he was based is another matter entirely. On that specific point, it's interesting that the party in question...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 08:12 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
They didn't catch him, though, did they? It...

They didn't catch him, though, did they? It wasn't by any means axiomatic that the police would get their man, so why would a confident open-air Ripper suddenly retreat into his shell just because...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 08:06 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
If the story about the knife is true, of course....

If the story about the knife is true, of course. There's a contradictory version on the police files which said that it was a revolver, not a knife. Helena Wojtczak makes some interesting comments on...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 07:30 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
How on earth would the police have tracked him...

How on earth would the police have tracked him down - wait for the 1901 census, perhaps, and read through all the paper files? What was to stop him committing Ripper murders before he got to...
Forum: Abberline, Inspector Frederick Today, 07:09 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
He lodged with one, I believe.

He lodged with one, I believe.
Forum: Catherine Eddowes Today, 07:08 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
There may have been some discrepancies, Mike, but...

There may have been some discrepancies, Mike, but Schwartz seems quite clear that the cry came from a man.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 07:05 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Doesnt place him in Whitechapel, though, does it?...

Doesnt place him in Whitechapel, though, does it? Or even England, for that matter. If he sailed from Hamburg, as many Poles did, he might have spent some time in Germany before heading off to...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 06:57 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
What was to stop him from ripping up others? Why...

What was to stop him from ripping up others? Why no Ripper murders in Hastings, Tottenham or The Borough? Or around the West India Dock Road, for that matter, where we can at least locate him during...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 06:42 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
And, as I've said, we don't even know that for...

And, as I've said, we don't even know that for certain. Or, if he did, precisely when he arrived.
Forum: Rippercast Today, 05:36 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I'll certainly be "steaming" this one,...

I'll certainly be "steaming" this one, Jon.
Forum: Catherine Eddowes Today, 03:54 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I know what you meant, Mike, but Schwartz seems...

I know what you meant, Mike, but Schwartz seems quite clearly to have seen/heard BSM call out "Lipski!" to pipeman. Stride had already been thrown to the ground at this point, and it's unlikely that...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 03:12 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Again, these are all sudden, violent crimes.

Again, these are all sudden, violent crimes.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes Today, 02:54 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Nice work, Steve. No doubt a USB stick containing...

Nice work, Steve. No doubt a USB stick containing the text of Fisherman's response will shortly become available ;)
Forum: Catherine Eddowes Today, 02:51 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Schwartz said that it was BSM who uttered the cry.

Schwartz said that it was BSM who uttered the cry.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 02:12 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
To be clear, I'm not claiming absolute...

To be clear, I'm not claiming absolute immutability, only that violent "blitz" murders carried out in public are qualitatively light-years removed from slow poisoning in a domestic setting.
Probably...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 01:37 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Die, get jailed for another crime, get committed...

Die, get jailed for another crime, get committed to an asylum, or simply stop.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 01:29 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
... probably not slipping powder into his...

... probably not slipping powder into his girlfriend's tea over a prolonged period until she finally died.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Today, 01:06 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
That was never contested, however whether such...

That was never contested, however whether such "extracurricular" crimes constitute a sublimation of a need to kill, or whether such activities are independent manifestations of a damaged personality,...
Forum: Abberline, Inspector Frederick Today, 12:43 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Or Tumblety, perhaps?

Or Tumblety, perhaps?
Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 11:46 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Ah, I was unaware of his adult connection....

Ah, I was unaware of his adult connection. Thanks, Gary.
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