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Forum: Hutchinson, George Today, 02:23 AM
Replies: 433
Views: 18,216
Posted By Sam Flynn
I don't think it follows that Hutchinson used...

I don't think it follows that Hutchinson used those very words. Bear in mind that this was right at the end of the statement, and preceded by the equally pithy words "Jewish appearance". Nobody, I'd...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly Today, 02:03 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 11,555
Posted By Sam Flynn
My first attempt at my signature often comes out...

My first attempt at my signature often comes out wrong, to the extent where I take a few "practice runs" on a bit of scrap paper before I sign anything. This is especially true in recent years, since...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly Today, 12:54 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Only the first "H" in...

Only the first "H" in "Hutchinson" materially differs, and the other letters are very similar, if not pretty much the same.
Forum: Torso Killings Yesterday, 11:03 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I disagree, Rocky. For one thing, we're not...

I disagree, Rocky. For one thing, we're not talking about the same territory, but the opposite ends of the most populous city in Europe. For another, the wounds are very different, as are the...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 04:36 AM
Replies: 433
Views: 18,216
Posted By Sam Flynn
Wrong. Mr Wideawake, stationed opposite the...

Wrong. Mr Wideawake, stationed opposite the entrance to Miller's Court, gives us a clear point of triangulation, and the couple were "further on" than him. That means further west along Dorset...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 03:52 AM
Replies: 433
Views: 18,216
Posted By Sam Flynn
"Further on" from Mr Wideawake meant...

"Further on" from Mr Wideawake meant "further west in Dorset Street". Lewis didnt see the couple enter the Court, nor was anybody in the Court either - indeed, on the latter point, she explicitly...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 12:05 AM
Replies: 433
Views: 18,216
Posted By Sam Flynn
There was no deliberate omission on my part, Jon....

There was no deliberate omission on my part, Jon. Suffice to say that those "stories" were out there in the public domain and, even if there were press reports discounting some - or all - of them,...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-17-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,163
Posted By Sam Flynn
The patter-song that just keeps...

The patter-song that just keeps giving:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k-LTRwZb35A
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-17-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 433
Views: 18,216
Posted By Sam Flynn
As the Star of 10th Nov reported, several people...

As the Star of 10th Nov reported, several people were passing off stories as their own, so this stuff must have been circulating in different variants around the neighbourhood, with "Chinese...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-17-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 433
Views: 18,216
Posted By Sam Flynn
Stories like those of "Mrs Kennedy"...

Stories like those of "Mrs Kennedy" were circulating on the streets in the popular press as early as 10th November, which reported cries of murder around about two o'clock, around the same time as...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-17-2018, 06:48 AM
Replies: 433
Views: 18,216
Posted By Sam Flynn
No obvious reason? Wherefore your namesake,...

No obvious reason? Wherefore your namesake, Matthew Packer, and other would-be witnesses with exaggerated or made-up stories?
Forum: General Discussion 07-17-2018, 05:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 678
Posted By Sam Flynn
How are 31st August and 30th September occult...

How are 31st August and 30th September occult dates, or masonic ones for that matter?

(Don't tell me - 31+8 = 39; 30 + 9 = 39... am I right?)
Forum: General Discussion 07-17-2018, 05:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 678
Posted By Sam Flynn
How is 39 a masonic curse?

How is 39 a masonic curse?
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-17-2018, 04:31 AM
Replies: 433
Views: 18,216
Posted By Sam Flynn
Agreed. Finding a Jewish connection in 1880s...

Agreed. Finding a Jewish connection in 1880s Whitechapel and its immediate environs is like shooting gefilte fish in a barrel.
Forum: FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) 07-16-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,673
Posted By Sam Flynn
In the meantime, Google might help a little. Type...

In the meantime, Google might help a little. Type this into Google...

"x" inurl: press_reports

Don't put a gap after the colon, and substitute "x" for the word/phrase you're looking for. A bit...
Forum: Non-Fiction 07-16-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 815
Posted By Sam Flynn
Delius was a composer who was practically...

Delius was a composer who was practically paralysed - and blind - by the time he was 60. I don't think the chap in the photograph on p1 was Frederick Delius; if he was, the photographer must have...
Forum: Non-Fiction 07-16-2018, 12:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 815
Posted By Sam Flynn
Ah, that would explain it ;)

Ah, that would explain it ;)
Forum: Non-Fiction 07-16-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 815
Posted By Sam Flynn
He doesn't look like Delius, Simon. Perhaps he...

He doesn't look like Delius, Simon. Perhaps he was thickly disguised?
Forum: Pub Talk 07-16-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,163
Posted By Sam Flynn
Even phonies can be genuinely balanced, civil and...

Even phonies can be genuinely balanced, civil and well-informed.
Forum: Pub Talk 07-16-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,163
Posted By Sam Flynn
Many moons ago, I was in a Cardiff pub after a...

Many moons ago, I was in a Cardiff pub after a Wales-Ireland rugby match, where a rather attractive, and very drunk, girl from North Wales was being served at the bar, wearing a silver necklace with...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-16-2018, 05:10 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,163
Posted By Sam Flynn
I wasn't making a PC point, and many leaders of...

I wasn't making a PC point, and many leaders of the western world are rich, white people anyway. It's just that they're usually expected to be intelligent, balanced, civil and well-informed, and most...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-16-2018, 05:01 AM
Replies: 433
Views: 18,216
Posted By Sam Flynn
"He then pulled his handkerchief a red one...

"He then pulled his handkerchief a red one out and gave it to her" certainly sounds like Badham was taking dictation. A tidied-up transcript would surely have read "He then pulled out a red...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-16-2018, 12:12 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,163
Posted By Sam Flynn
Yup - "Election Night Special",...

Yup - "Election Night Special", featuring Kevin Philips Bong (Slightly Silly Party) and Tarquin Fintinlimbim Limbim-Bim-Bim-Bim Bus-Stop F’Tang-F’Tang Olé-Biscuit-Barrel (Very Silly Party)
Forum: Pub Talk 07-15-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,163
Posted By Sam Flynn
Indeed, but whilst we have fringe "Loony...

Indeed, but whilst we have fringe "Loony Party" candidates in our local elections, they're not taken seriously and invariably poll only a few hundred votes. Crucially, such people would never get to...
Forum: Casebook Announcements 07-15-2018, 11:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 298
Posted By Sam Flynn
Desperately sad news. Kate was a force of nature,...

Desperately sad news. Kate was a force of nature, fun to be with, beautiful and bright in all senses of both those words. Commiserations to Nathen and the rest of her family.
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