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Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 05:59 PM
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Posted By harry
Knowing the beats is not the same as knowing...

Knowing the beats is not the same as knowing where each officer was,or would be, at any particular time.As all beat officers in Whitechapel walked the beats,there was a good chance of them noticing...
Forum: Other Mysteries 09-21-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 453
Posted By harry
You are correct Jeff,and,from memory, their homes...

You are correct Jeff,and,from memory, their homes were all in the same general area.In 1947/48 Flynn Starred in a film partly filmed in Jamaica.Some shots were taken near the Dr Cave hotel,Montego...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-21-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 209
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Posted By harry
Isn't it a fact,if we accept the evidence of...

Isn't it a fact,if we accept the evidence of Schwartz,that Stride wa assaulted twice.There was the initial contact,and I'm not convinced Bs man initiated it,and the final contact in which Stride was...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-21-2018, 02:30 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,960
Posted By harry
Ginger, The omly arguement I can give,is that...

Ginger,

The omly arguement I can give,is that Murderer is likely to remain a description far into the future,while prostitute is a description that is slowly being replaced by sex worker,and the...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-20-2018, 01:58 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,960
Posted By harry
Robert, You have a right to be skeptical on that...

Robert,
You have a right to be skeptical on that count.My comment about Stride earning sixpence for cleaning is a reported occurance,I haven't applied it to anyone else.Your observatiom about aman ...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-19-2018, 07:51 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,960
Posted By harry
My dictionary states sex in exchange for...

My dictionary states sex in exchange for money,but accepting that the word payment is also used,and that word,according to my dictionaty,is the act of paying,amount payed;reward,it rather broadens...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-19-2018, 06:48 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 32,202
Posted By harry
I doubt it would be classed as a case of...

I doubt it would be classed as a case of assault,if BS was first accosted by Stride,and in warding her off she fell to the ground. What is evident,to me at least,is that Schwartz,being behind BS at...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-19-2018, 06:31 PM
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Posted By harry
Had Hutchinson not come forward,there would still...

Had Hutchinson not come forward,there would still have been a potential witness/person of interest,due to the testomony of Lewis.Could Hutchinson,if he was that person,and an aquaintance of...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,960
Posted By harry
Varqm, I cannot be as sure as you are,but I would...

Varqm,
I cannot be as sure as you are,but I would be interested in your,or anyone else's,description of a prostitute.I understand the simple definition of sex for money,but is it that simple?Can we...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 02:40 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,960
Posted By harry
Varqm, Though I wore uniforms of different...

Varqm,
Though I wore uniforms of different kinds,none of them were a cops uniform.
Not that I blame you for being incorrect,but in the same way as you are mistaken,might not Rubenhold be pointing out...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-18-2018, 02:00 AM
Replies: 1,755
Views: 90,206
Posted By harry
Jon, I would say that Aberline forwarded an...

Jon,
I would say that Aberline forwarded an opinion because he felt obliged to.Who else was there that could inform his superiers of the information presented by Hutchinson.In the abscence of...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-17-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,960
Posted By harry
It will be interesting to read Rubenhold's...

It will be interesting to read Rubenhold's definition of prostitution and prostitutes.Despite the years I've spent perusing these boards,the times spent in countries where prostitution was rampant,in...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-17-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 1,755
Views: 90,206
Posted By harry
Technically you may be correct Jon,but my...

Technically you may be correct Jon,but my lawenforcement experience was that Interrogation was reserved for cases in which suspicion existed.

Had no suspicion been evident on the part of someone...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-17-2018, 01:36 AM
Replies: 1,755
Views: 90,206
Posted By harry
What information is it Jon,pertinent to the...

What information is it Jon,pertinent to the case,that we do not have,but Aberline might have?
How Kelly was dressed when accosting Hutchinson? Does it matter?.Hutchinson's identification of Kelly was...
Forum: General Police Discussion 09-15-2018, 06:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,259
Posted By harry
The stripes on the sleeve could be service...

The stripes on the sleeve could be service stripes,such as was used in the British army,showing years of service.
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-12-2018, 01:53 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 59,875
Posted By harry
Where accepting stated times cannot be a help in...

Where accepting stated times cannot be a help in deciding a solution to a problem,as it is in several of the Ripper murders,(Nichols,Chapman,Stride,Kelly) it might be an advantage to omit times given...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-11-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 1,755
Views: 90,206
Posted By harry
That's the only way you can prepare a...

That's the only way you can prepare a statement,like it or not.Ridiculous.
Today a witness statement can be provided in many ways.It can be sent by ordinary mail,it can be sent by email,it can be...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-11-2018, 01:43 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 48,283
Posted By harry
It became ridiculous from the very first post...

It became ridiculous from the very first post suggesting Cross killed Nichols,and it has become utterly ridiculous on account of the misleading and manipulating schemes to sustain a case against...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-10-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 1,755
Views: 90,206
Posted By harry
A prepared statement is...

A prepared statement is pre-written.Nonsense.
Some are,but in the case of Hutchinson it is clear that he went to the police station volluntarily and gave a verbal account,and why I say it was a...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 03:12 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 48,283
Posted By harry
Take You,Fisherman? I already have,with a pinch...

Take You,Fisherman? I already have,with a pinch of salt.Must have been an effort to admit it is only beliefs you are peddling.Beliefs manipulated into an imaginable bogey man named Cross,without a...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 01:48 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 48,283
Posted By harry
As far as is known,no involvement in the killing...

As far as is known,no involvement in the killing of Nichols was ever ascribed by the police to anyone.Cross discovered the body while on his way to work.That is his sworn evidence,and it was...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-09-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 1,755
Views: 90,206
Posted By harry
One cannot question a person about a...

One cannot question a person about a happening,untill that person has given details of a happening.In the case of Hutchinson,he Hutchinson,came to the police station with a prepared statement,and...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-05-2018, 06:14 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 48,283
Posted By harry
The boards could and should be a source of...

The boards could and should be a source of insights and knowledge and not a stage for a vocifrrous concuction of misrepresention,rude accusation and a seemingly bottomless pit of ignorance.
Well said...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-04-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 48,283
Posted By harry
Abby, I expect most witnesses to be a little...

Abby,
I expect most witnesses to be a little shakey when involved in ripper like crimes.Richardson's evidence is totally unsupported by any other person,so it's a question of belief or disbelief.The...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-04-2018, 01:56 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 48,283
Posted By harry
It is not your beliefs that are needed...

It is not your beliefs that are needed Fisherman,and where truths are essential,
you are the last person in whose direction I would look.

It is not anyone we are discussing,it is Richardson whose...
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