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Forum: Rippercast 09-15-2018, 11:59 PM
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Posted By Debra A
Edna the Inebriate Woman was a fascinating...

Edna the Inebriate Woman was a fascinating insight in to the lives of homeless women who had to tramp and use casual vagrant wards for shelter. I am thankful that you linked to it a few days...
Forum: Rippercast 09-15-2018, 02:32 PM
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Posted By Debra A
Yes, I agree. I addressed that a little in my...

Yes, I agree. I addressed that a little in my last post. That's exactly what I mean. I wouldn't want to see the genuine struggles of 'the vagrant' and other types of East End women's lives and...
Forum: Rippercast 09-15-2018, 02:17 PM
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Posted By Debra A
Yes, perhaps. I wouldn't want to see the lives...

Yes, perhaps. I wouldn't want to see the lives and struggles of these five women condensed down to concentrate on just one woman and her involvement with high class brothels for example.
Forum: Rippercast 09-15-2018, 02:08 PM
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Posted By Debra A
No, he dropped a bombshell on us overnight as I...

No, he dropped a bombshell on us overnight as I recall?
It was a sensational book that didn't need to drum up interest because everyone has heard of JTR.
Forum: Rippercast 09-15-2018, 02:06 PM
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Posted By Debra A
Wynne's book did contain a fair amount that was...

Wynne's book did contain a fair amount that was ideas based, rather than factual. That's fine for message board posts to stimulates research but it is disappointing for us as Ripperologists to find...
Forum: Rippercast 09-15-2018, 01:19 PM
Replies: 45
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Posted By Debra A
I am genuinely looking forward to reading the...

I am genuinely looking forward to reading the book, Jonathon. I can't help trying to predict what the little teasers released by the publisher might be about though, sorry! I was the same with Wynne...
Forum: Witnesses 08-31-2018, 05:32 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,009
Posted By Debra A
That's a shame , Gary. I did have a look to see...

That's a shame , Gary.
I did have a look to see if I could locate a Halsey family in the area but nothing came up. There are names of cottages and farms used on the census for Digswell in various...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 08-30-2018, 02:16 AM
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Views: 2,285
Posted By Debra A
Yes, I agree.

Yes, I agree.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 08-30-2018, 01:38 AM
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Posted By Debra A
The final study and report from the University of...

The final study and report from the University of Leicester was done for Patricia Cornwell. I seem to recall that Wynn Weston Davies admitted he didn't have the funds to pursue it fully at the time...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 08-30-2018, 12:23 AM
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Posted By Debra A
Slightly off-topic but it was interesting to see...

Slightly off-topic but it was interesting to see that Leicester University's press release write-up about what is known about Mary Jane Kelly reads:

"Indeed, the lack of known records for her[Mary...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 08-30-2018, 12:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,285
Posted By Debra A
https://www2.le.ac.uk/offices/press/features/featu...

https://www2.le.ac.uk/offices/press/features/features-2017/mary-jane-kelly
Forum: Witnesses 08-25-2018, 06:19 AM
Replies: 40
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Posted By Debra A
So can I, Gary. The one I posted appeared in...

So can I, Gary.
The one I posted appeared in something described as:
'A Collection of ballads: chiefly printed in London by Catnach, J. Pitts and others, mostly between 1800 and 1870: but with a few...
Forum: Witnesses 08-24-2018, 02:39 PM
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Posted By Debra A
https://i.imgur.com/3aOl8sj.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/3aOl8sj.jpg
Forum: Witnesses 08-24-2018, 07:14 AM
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Posted By Debra A
Gary, that's very interesting and seems to make a...

Gary, that's very interesting and seems to make a lot of sense in terms of the places of birth of Dennis and John.
Forum: Witnesses 08-19-2018, 02:25 PM
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Posted By Debra A
There's also the spelling 'Louis'

There's also the spelling 'Louis'
Forum: Witnesses 08-16-2018, 11:35 AM
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Posted By Debra A
I liked this one too. He was aged 22 and a...

I liked this one too. He was aged 22 and a tailor.
The charge was the theft of property from the dwelling of Abraham Abrahams.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-12-2018, 12:38 AM
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Posted By Debra A
Gareth, you might find this interesting; there's...

Gareth, you might find this interesting; there's a whole thread of research on Maywood and his connections to Romford and Pennington St, the Morgensterns, a Mrs McCarthy who lived at the same address...
Forum: Witnesses 08-08-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,074
Posted By Debra A
Hi RJ Chris didn't get anything published about...

Hi RJ
Chris didn't get anything published about Mrs Kennedy. We exchanged emails on the subject at the time his Lewis article was published in Ripperologist but Chris didn't disclose to me what he...
Forum: Witnesses 08-08-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,074
Posted By Debra A
I just feel I should mention here that Chris's...

I just feel I should mention here that Chris's article was a proposed ID of the witness who appeared at MJK's inquest, Sarah Lewis, based on information given to him by the descendants of a woman...
Forum: Research Related 07-19-2018, 08:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 810
Posted By Debra A
Useful biographical and service information on...

Useful biographical and service information on soldiers usually comes mainly from Chelsea Pension records, Pat. As Henry died before he was pensioned there doesn't seem to be any military records...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-15-2018, 11:02 PM
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Views: 82,573
Posted By Debra A
Hi Jon and Trevor. I appreciate what you are...

Hi Jon and Trevor.
I appreciate what you are both saying. The experience of the officer taking the statement and the amount of detail a witness is able to give, unprompted, would determine how many...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-15-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1,623
Views: 82,573
Posted By Debra A
That is my experience of giving a witness...

That is my experience of giving a witness statement.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-10-2018, 06:38 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 17,906
Posted By Debra A
Excellent point. Jon.

Excellent point. Jon.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-10-2018, 05:45 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 17,906
Posted By Debra A
It only confuses some of the people who are...

It only confuses some of the people who are familiar my email address. Don't worry about it, Dave. :)Me signing off as Debs, and you as Dave, in our sigs. should be enough for the more observant...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-10-2018, 04:58 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 17,906
Posted By Debra A
Hi Trevor, You replied to DJA's (Dave) post and...

Hi Trevor,
You replied to DJA's (Dave) post and addressed it to me. Wickerman noticed too. I haven't taken part in the discussion up to now. I wanted to point it out because it happens quite a bit...
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