Casebook: Jack the Ripper - Main
   

Introduction
Victims
Suspects
Witnesses
Ripper Letters
Police Officials
Official Documents
Press Reports
Victorian London
Message Boards
Ripper Media
Authors
Dissertations
Timelines
Games & Diversions
Photo Archive
Ripper Wiki
Casebook Examiner
Ripper Podcast
About the Casebook

Most Recent Posts:
Hutchinson, George: Any updates, or opinions on this witness. - by Wickerman 2 hours ago.
Torso Killings: torso maps - by Joshua Rogan 2 hours ago.
Torso Killings: torso maps - by Sam Flynn 3 hours ago.
Motive, Method and Madness: Was the ripper and also the torsomans crimes totally non sexual in nature? - by c.d. 3 hours ago.
Torso Killings: torso maps - by Sam Flynn 3 hours ago.
Hutchinson, George: Any updates, or opinions on this witness. - by Herlock Sholmes 4 hours ago.

Most Popular Threads:
Hutchinson, George: Any updates, or opinions on this witness. - (18 posts)
Torso Killings: torso maps - (12 posts)
Maybrick, James: One Incontrovertible, Unequivocal, Undeniable Fact Which Refutes the Diary - (5 posts)
General Discussion: Mystery photographs found in car-boot sale box - (3 posts)
Motive, Method and Madness: Was the ripper and also the torsomans crimes totally non sexual in nature? - (2 posts)
Witnesses: Sarah and Maurice Lewis - (1 posts)

Wiki Updates:
Robert Sagar
Edit: Chris
May 9, 2015, 12:32 am
Online newspaper archives
Edit: Chris
Nov 26, 2014, 10:25 am
Joseph Lawende
Edit: Chris
Mar 9, 2014, 10:12 am
Miscellaneous research resources
Edit: Chris
Feb 13, 2014, 9:28 am
Charles Cross
Edit: John Bennett
Sep 4, 2013, 8:20 pm

Most Recent Blogs:
Mike Covell: A DECADE IN THE MAKING.
February 19, 2016, 11:12 am.
Chris George: RipperCon in Baltimore, April 8-10, 2016
February 10, 2016, 2:55 pm.
Mike Covell: Hull Prison Visit
October 10, 2015, 8:04 am.
Mike Covell: NEW ADVENTURES IN RESEARCH
August 9, 2015, 3:10 am.
Mike Covell: UPDDATES FOR THE PAST 11 MONTHS
November 14, 2014, 10:02 am.
Mike Covell: Mike’s Book Releases
March 17, 2014, 3:18 am.

Go Back   Casebook Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Graham
Forum: Maybrick, James Yesterday, 02:24 PM
Replies: 4,830
Views: 1,079,548
Posted By Graham
This I think is the first time I've seen in...

This I think is the first time I've seen in writing the suggestion that the faked Diary did not originate in Liverpool. Can you tell us more, please, Simon?

I have to ask: if the Diary was a...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-17-2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4,998
Views: 1,238,783
Posted By Graham
So Lee said that he first heard about the murder...

So Lee said that he first heard about the murder at around 5.00pm so went to the police with his 'report of a sighting' some time after that time? Which meant that he carried the car number around in...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-17-2018, 10:12 AM
Replies: 4,998
Views: 1,238,783
Posted By Graham
Hi Alfie, I know that's what Foot said, and no...

Hi Alfie,

I know that's what Foot said, and no reason whatsoever to doubt him, but how long would it take the police to decide to give the Morris's reg no to the media?

If the number was broadcast...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-17-2018, 05:48 AM
Replies: 4,998
Views: 1,238,783
Posted By Graham
Good points all, Spitfire. But I'd still like to...

Good points all, Spitfire. But I'd still like to know at what time the car's number was first made public on radio and TV. Anybody know?

Graham
Forum: A6 Murders 08-17-2018, 02:41 AM
Replies: 4,998
Views: 1,238,783
Posted By Graham
Cobalt, it's not a question of 'trying hard',...

Cobalt, it's not a question of 'trying hard', more a question of trying to maximise the limited information that we have concerning the personalities, histories and various capabilities of both...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-15-2018, 01:51 PM
Replies: 4,998
Views: 1,238,783
Posted By Graham
Reference the (in)famous occasion when, in Fox's...

Reference the (in)famous occasion when, in Fox's car with Fox driving, Justice and Alphon were taken to Dorney and according to Fox one of them shouted "Stop!" when they were passing the gate to the...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-07-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 4,998
Views: 1,238,783
Posted By Graham
It was not uncommon in those days for 'ordinary'...

It was not uncommon in those days for 'ordinary' people to die intestate. We had to constantly remind my father to make a will, which he did only a year or so before he died. Unless a large sum of...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-07-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4,998
Views: 1,238,783
Posted By Graham
According to Woffinden, Drayton said that he...

According to Woffinden, Drayton said that he memorized the car's number because: "8 is my lucky number, and 47 was my round number as a milkman in Norwich. The letters BHN stuck in my mind because of...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-02-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 4,998
Views: 1,238,783
Posted By Graham
3269 was a tidy sum back in 1961, when you could...

3269 was a tidy sum back in 1961, when you could buy a perfectly-good semi-detached house for less than 3000, even in the Home Counties. I find this a little odd, to be honest, because Woffo's...
Forum: Other Mysteries 07-27-2018, 06:39 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 11,471
Posted By Graham
Jeff, the much-photographed hulk on the shore of...

Jeff,

the much-photographed hulk on the shore of Gardner Island was the British-registered freighter SS Norwich City, which ran aground in the early 1930's I believe. Now an American would naturally...
Forum: Other Mysteries 07-27-2018, 04:30 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 11,471
Posted By Graham
I suppose the one and only way to prove what...

I suppose the one and only way to prove what happened (at least to Amelia) is to DNA-test the bones. She had no children, but I believe she had a niece who, if she and/or any offspring she had are...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-20-2018, 08:44 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
I've never voted Labour in my life, but I was...

I've never voted Labour in my life, but I was tempted to vote for Blair and New Labour in 1997 as he seemed to be a breath of fresh air after tired and tiresome Tory governments. Unfortunately, after...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-20-2018, 06:28 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
Buttock-clenchingly embarrassing, wasn't it? By...

Buttock-clenchingly embarrassing, wasn't it?

By the way, I meant to say in my post I'm NO supporter of Labour. What a mistake-a to make-a.

Graham
Forum: Pub Talk 07-20-2018, 03:43 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
I think what did for Kinnock's chances was the...

I think what did for Kinnock's chances was the US-style Rally in Sheffield, with his repeated yells (in his Valleys accent) of "Awwwl R-i-i-i-i-ght!" Not what we Brits wish to see and hear in our...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-18-2018, 04:53 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
Absolutely fantastic! Who sez the Yanks have no...

Absolutely fantastic! Who sez the Yanks have no real sense of humour? Even WSG himself would be grinning, I think. One of the best G&S parodies I've encountered, and I've encountered a few.

Graham
Forum: Pub Talk 07-16-2018, 07:35 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
Just love those posters carried by the marchers -...

Just love those posters carried by the marchers - Tangerine WankMaggot- I nearly fell out of my high-chair when I saw that.

Re: scones. Ages ago I was in a caff somewhere in Cornwall, and a tweedy...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-15-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
Why should it? It's something Americans have...

Why should it? It's something Americans have excelled at for at least the last century.

Graham
Forum: Pub Talk 07-15-2018, 06:38 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
Mincemeat. Graham

Mincemeat.

Graham
Forum: Pub Talk 07-15-2018, 03:15 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
Someone on UK TV last week described Trump as...

Someone on UK TV last week described Trump as appearing to believe he is an ongoing reality show. Sums him up, I think.

Hi Julie,

great to see you posting, and I hope you're keeping well!

I agree...
Forum: A6 Murders 07-13-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4,998
Views: 1,238,783
Posted By Graham
SH, you wrote: Now, I am aware that Mrs...

SH,

you wrote:



Now, I am aware that Mrs Walker did mention to Gillbanks that she had her dog with her at the front of her house when the 'young man' approached her seeking accommodation. But...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-12-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
No, much more subtle. Sheep balls? What nonsense...

No, much more subtle.

Sheep balls? What nonsense have you been reading now? And by the way, it's Haggis with two g's, and although I am no great fan of the Celts it's very, very good when properly...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-12-2018, 07:21 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
A delicacy far too good for the American...

A delicacy far too good for the American palate.

Graham
Forum: Pub Talk 07-11-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
RJ, I was living in the USA (Ohio) when Jimmy...

RJ,

I was living in the USA (Ohio) when Jimmy Carter was President, and a little afterwards, and the impression I had was that the people didn't think much of him. Up in Ohio, at least. When Reagan...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-11-2018, 05:30 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,239
Posted By Graham
But who voted him in? Americans, wasn't it? There...

But who voted him in? Americans, wasn't it? There are those who say you've got what you deserve.....

Graham
Forum: Pub Talk 07-11-2018, 03:25 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,614
Posted By Graham
In a certain East Midlands town years ago there...

In a certain East Midlands town years ago there was an estate-agent called Robin Bastard & Co, famously featured on TV by Esther Rantzen.

And nearer to where I live there was a small...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 06:49 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.