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Forum: Tumblety, Francis 09-14-2018, 07:19 AM
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Posted By Whitechapel
One answer as to who Tumblety would get to do it...

One answer as to who Tumblety would get to do it

The Dundee Courier 26th December 1888 quoted a William P Burr as saying:

"My own idea of the Whitechapel case is that it would be just such a thing...
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 09-14-2018, 06:39 AM
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Posted By Whitechapel
Thanks for your interest. Bernard Beaule...

Thanks for your interest.

Bernard Beaule addressed some of the issues against Tumblety being JTR at the Baltimore Conference.

On his height most witnesses describe a man of about 35-36 5 foot 6...
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 09-14-2018, 06:06 AM
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Posted By Whitechapel
Yes I agree for a working man the weekend was...

Yes I agree for a working man the weekend was short, footballers had trouble getting Saturday afternoons off and this is why some played on Wednesday at this time after early closing.

I don't think...
Forum: Tumblety, Francis 09-13-2018, 03:04 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
Patterns of behavior and Tumblety

I was interested by Mike Hawley's new look at Tumblety and in particular by this reference to the "medical man" who Mike has linked to Tumblety coming "up to London on Saturday nights".

I think a...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 03-19-2018, 03:49 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
:bobby: Was he called 'Old Bill' ? :bobby:

:bobby: Was he called 'Old Bill' ? :bobby:
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 07:53 AM
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Posted By Whitechapel
You have several possibilities. 1. Sometimes the...

You have several possibilities.

1. Sometimes the enumerator mis-spelled the name as no one could read or write or sometimes it is mis-interpreted on Ancestry. I have an ancestor Arthur Easel whose...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 06:59 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,428
Posted By Whitechapel
I think today, you would be looking at dna...

I think today, you would be looking at dna evidence. However for that to happen dna would have had to be collected off victims at the time and objects and since the suspects are dead, dna would have...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 06:45 AM
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Posted By Whitechapel
They have tried to do the same for JFK's...

They have tried to do the same for JFK's assassination by stabilizing the Zapruder and Orville Nix film in high resolution as well as the Mary Moorman photo to find evidence of a smoking gun but it...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-14-2016, 03:39 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
The operative word here is IF I believe JTR...

The operative word here is IF



I believe JTR was in control and organised and in the mould of Ted Bundy a sociopath and he could turn from a normal person to someone more frightening, if he chose...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-14-2016, 02:27 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
At the moment the only posts that interest me on...

At the moment the only posts that interest me on this forum are Pierre's as they assume that what JTR did wasn't random but deliberate and there is a pattern. I lose interest with arguments that say...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-10-2016, 03:03 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
That is assuming that Jack could reach orgasm...

That is assuming that Jack could reach orgasm with his penis, I subscribe to Colin Wilson's view that he reached orgasm when he inserted the knife and that is how he derived sexual fulfilment and...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-10-2016, 01:21 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
Since Mitre Square was the second murder in the...

Since Mitre Square was the second murder in the double event I would suggest that JTR hadn't satisfied his URGE. His first planned attack on Stride in a yard (Dutfield Yard) had been a case of coitus...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-09-2016, 04:15 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
That maybe so but my post that you edited was...

That maybe so but my post that you edited was about the space JTR operated in and not the timings. It was about how he escaped the crime scene not how he entered it.

As I said I'm not a Fisherman's...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-09-2016, 02:00 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
Maybe the cachous were code for 'Catch us' rather...

Maybe the cachous were code for 'Catch us' rather than cautious. I am not proposing that JTR was Gollum, he could have been using 'the royal we' or 'us' refers to Schwartz sighting of Lipski and the...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-08-2016, 02:51 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
Pierre acolyte, moi ? I'm not even a Fisherman's...

Pierre acolyte, moi ? I'm not even a Fisherman's Friend.

Well it seems we have a MOUNTAIN to climb. I think Pierre's point is that in both the Nicholls and McKenzie cases the PCs are at the least...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-08-2016, 12:41 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
LOL every Copper is under suspicion in this...

LOL every Copper is under suspicion in this thread from Commissioner Warren and Assistant Commissioner Monro all the way down to Sergeant Thick and Constable Andrews. But that is what it is for to...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-08-2016, 11:02 AM
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Posted By Whitechapel
Should we ask a Fisherman or is this a red...

Should we ask a Fisherman or is this a red herring ?
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-08-2016, 03:47 AM
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Posted By Whitechapel
It could be because he wasn't a whistle blower. I...

It could be because he wasn't a whistle blower. I think rather than Sir Charles WARREN, there is another WARREN that killed. It was the WARREN of streets around Whitechapel with their blind alleys,...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-07-2016, 03:32 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
Didn't Cross/Lechmere say he heard Paul's...

Didn't Cross/Lechmere say he heard Paul's footsteps just after he discovered Mary Ann Nichols ? I think the issue was whether he was wearing steelshod shoes.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-07-2016, 08:16 AM
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Posted By Whitechapel
My first guess is that he was lonely. OR he is...

My first guess is that he was lonely.

OR he is just doing his job as he is increasing police numbers in response to the murder to chase leads for house to house inquiries or provide a police...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-06-2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 1,072
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Posted By Whitechapel
Hi drstrange I am going to play devil's advocate...

Hi drstrange

I am going to play devil's advocate here.

Hating anyone is one thing, but murdering them in a grisly way is another.

If I was the murderer I could get local knowledge of the beats and...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-06-2016, 03:21 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
Thanks Craig, it certainly confirms that the...

Thanks Craig, it certainly confirms that the killer chose the right moment presuming he didn't know the confusion and battles within the Metropolitan Police at this time. I very much like your train...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-06-2016, 02:41 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
It maybe so, in my opinion the killer was someone...

It maybe so, in my opinion the killer was someone who hated women and the object of their malice was a soft target, Victorian prostitutes too drunk to resist in the small hours of the morning. The...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-06-2016, 12:25 PM
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Posted By Whitechapel
I have to agree with David here, it is possible...

I have to agree with David here, it is possible to be relativistic and say there is value in everything even a circular argument.

However when you are dating and working out a chronology, a...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-06-2016, 11:00 AM
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Posted By Whitechapel
Craig you always deliver thanks for keeping it...

Craig you always deliver thanks for keeping it real.

The article shows the degree of emnity between Monro and Warren. However I also understand that the Conservative Home Secretary Henry Matthews...
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