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Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 01-10-2017, 12:53 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,624
Posted By m_w_r
Hi MysterySinger, That's great research. You...

Hi MysterySinger,

That's great research. You should consider updating the Casebook Wiki with this information. Super stuff!

Regards,

Mark
Forum: Le Grand, Charles 04-08-2016, 02:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,430
Posted By m_w_r
Great research! Regards, Mark

Great research!

Regards,

Mark
Forum: Fiction 06-15-2015, 03:11 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 29,234
Posted By m_w_r
Hi John, You're right to that extent. I started...

Hi John,

You're right to that extent. I started off looking at the free sample of Amanda's book, but I ended up buying the Kindle version because I wanted to know whether the free sample did less to...
Forum: Fiction 06-15-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 29,234
Posted By m_w_r
Hi Amanda, You've misunderstood the term...

Hi Amanda,

You've misunderstood the term 'scholarly apparatus'. I meant that it doesn't have footnotes, citations, a bibliography, or anything that would enable anybody else to retrace your...
Forum: Fiction 06-14-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 29,234
Posted By m_w_r
Sorry - just to add to that... I really don't...

Sorry - just to add to that... I really don't mind which one it is - that is, whether it's a documented fact or not. But I always get intrigued by things like this. I'm interested in the disconnects...
Forum: Fiction 06-14-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 29,234
Posted By m_w_r
Hi Amanda, Thanks for taking the time to reply....

Hi Amanda,

Thanks for taking the time to reply. You might be right - perhaps I am jumping to conclusions - but your response is a bit confusing, and, from the point of view of trying to substantiate...
Forum: Fiction 06-13-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 29,234
Posted By m_w_r
Hi Amanda, This can't be accurate. The character...

Hi Amanda,

This can't be accurate. The character of 'R' isn't a part of Cream's actual, historical life. It's easy to guess who he is, and I won't spoil it for other readers, but this is an...
Forum: Fiction 06-10-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 29,234
Posted By m_w_r
Hi John, Actually, I think George Bernard Shaw...

Hi John,

Actually, I think George Bernard Shaw had something to say about that - although, of course, he wasn't aiming for 'objectivity'. Surely reviews are by their very nature subjective?

I think...
Forum: Fiction 06-09-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 29,234
Posted By m_w_r
In the 1975 hardback edition, Rumbelow showed...

In the 1975 hardback edition, Rumbelow showed that he knew the dates of Cream's incarceration. In the 1979 paperback edition, he mentioned Donald Bell's 1974 article in Criminologist, and went to...
Forum: Fiction 06-09-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 29,234
Posted By m_w_r
No - Rumbelow did it in 1975. Regards, Mark

No - Rumbelow did it in 1975.

Regards,

Mark
Forum: Fiction 06-09-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 29,234
Posted By m_w_r
Tom, I don't know whether it's a UK-only thing,...

Tom,

I don't know whether it's a UK-only thing, but there's a sort of free sample of the book available on Amazon (at least, amazon.co.uk). You can download that if you want to see what sort of book...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 03-07-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 60,623
Posted By m_w_r
Killers, plural, surely, Trevor? Regards, Mark

Killers, plural, surely, Trevor?

Regards,

Mark
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 03-05-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,600
Posted By m_w_r
Hi Trevor and Debs, You flatter me. Saying that...

Hi Trevor and Debs,

You flatter me. Saying that I 'found' the map implies a more substantial level of perseverance and fortitude than was actually necessary: I looked at the National Archives'...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) 12-29-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 32,065
Posted By m_w_r
Hi Batman, This sounds like a reasonably...

Hi Batman,

This sounds like a reasonably sensible line of enquiry. To understand the matter better, I suggest that you buy Helena's book, which covers this aspect of Chapman's candidacy in some...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 11-16-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 1,836
Views: 506,731
Posted By m_w_r
Hi Stewart, I recently bought a copy of Fido and...

Hi Stewart,

I recently bought a copy of Fido and Skinner's The Peasenhall Mystery, which you and Rosie had inscribed and given to Jack Hammond.

Regards,

Mark
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 09-13-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 4,295
Views: 1,229,150
Posted By m_w_r
Hi Trevor, Slight aside. Can you name any Ripper...

Hi Trevor,

Slight aside. Can you name any Ripper book you've actually read, cover to cover?

Regards,

Mark
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 176,336
Posted By m_w_r
From...

From http://www.casebook.org/about_the_casebook/faq.html:

Did Jack the Ripper write taunting letters to the press and police?
Added: 2003-03-13 17:55:53

One of the interesting phenomena of this...
Forum: General Discussion 08-20-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 176,336
Posted By m_w_r
Mike, There appear to be reasons to believe that...

Mike,

There appear to be reasons to believe that many of the previously accepted facts surrounding certain well-known myths and mysteries can be dispelled, in public, for a fee.

The list includes:...
Forum: Letters and Communications 08-12-2014, 04:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 11,709
Posted By m_w_r
Hi, Jack the Ripper might not have been...

Hi,

Jack the Ripper might not have been dyslexic, but Gef the Talking Mongoose might have been.

Regards,

Mark
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 07-13-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 45,291
Posted By m_w_r
I can certainly see your reasoning here - why...

I can certainly see your reasoning here - why admit to something you've done if you know you were wrong to do it in the first place? You'd brazen it out, wouldn't you, or keep your head down and hope...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 07-13-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 45,291
Posted By m_w_r
Hi, The thing I don't understand is this: If,...

Hi,

The thing I don't understand is this:

If, as the letter from the sub-curator of the Pathological Museum suggests, uteri could be 'had for the asking at any post-mortem room', why would it be...
Forum: Goulston Street Graffito 04-22-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 396,856
Posted By m_w_r
Of course, 9/10 of the way round the clock is 54...

Of course, 9/10 of the way round the clock is 54 minutes past the hour, or 4/5 of the way between 10/11, whichever you prefer.
Forum: Goulston Street Graffito 04-22-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 396,856
Posted By m_w_r
9/10 o'clock at night, I think you mean,...

9/10 o'clock at night, I think you mean, Sam.

Regards,

Mark
Forum: Other Mysteries 02-11-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,094
Posted By m_w_r
Incidentally, looking at the tour poster, I won't...

Incidentally, looking at the tour poster, I won't tell him about the missing apostrophe in the word World's if you don't.
Forum: Other Mysteries 02-11-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,094
Posted By m_w_r
She looks over her shoulder and says, 'Come on...

She looks over her shoulder and says, 'Come on then what are you waiting for? It's all hot, wet and ready for you.' She turns back to face the fence, expecting the man to penetrate her from the...
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