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Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 06:36 PM
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Posted By jerryd
Thanks Gary, Not to say they are suspects or...

Thanks Gary,

Not to say they are suspects or even the same people, but, in your 1889 census the names George Barber and Frank Hewitt Jr are interesting. The ‘Reverand’ George Veck of...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-13-2018, 11:06 AM
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Posted By jerryd
Speaking of the route, JG. Im wondering how the...

Speaking of the route, JG. Im wondering how the road construction for the new tramway on Commercial Street would have altered pedestrian traffic? Apparently the construction lasted day and night.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 11-01-2018, 08:42 AM
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Posted By jerryd
Thats actually interesting Batman. Thanks for...

Thats actually interesting Batman. Thanks for posting that. I did some research into a famed English pugilist named Charlie Mitchell. He was said to have worn at times an Astrachan trimmed coat. He...
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-27-2018, 06:18 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,122
Posted By jerryd
Hi Gary, They both had fathers that committed...

Hi Gary,

They both had fathers that committed suicide. If that’s what you mean? I think you found the article on Richard Lawrences fathers suicide.

Wildbore was from Peterborough, yes. He...
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-26-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,122
Posted By jerryd
Thanks to Harryd for this gem. Sheffield...

Thanks to Harryd for this gem.

Sheffield Evening Telegraph
11 October 1888
AN EXTRAORDINARY STORY
An extraordinary story is going the round of journalistic circles in connection with the...
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-26-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,122
Posted By jerryd
Hi Batman, Im all for alternative explanations...

Hi Batman,

Im all for alternative explanations but what you say disputes what the witnesses who worked there on a daily basis are saying. Here is one example.

Times October 9, 1888

By the Jury....
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-25-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,122
Posted By jerryd
This is the best I can do atm. The red recatangle...

This is the best I can do atm. The red recatangle at the bottom is where I estimate the torso was discovered based on all the evidence. The half moon markings around the perimeter were the vaults....
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-25-2018, 06:57 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,122
Posted By jerryd
Haha. Id take the Wild Boar over the rabbit,...

Haha. Id take the Wild Boar over the rabbit, Gary.
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-25-2018, 06:24 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,122
Posted By jerryd
Daily Telegraph October 3. 1888 At present only...

Daily Telegraph October 3. 1888

At present only the foundations and a portion of the first storey have been built, and the place is surrounded by a high hoarding.

The ground structure consists of a...
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-24-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,122
Posted By jerryd
The basement was a maze consisting of many...

The basement was a maze consisting of many vaults. The workmen admitted it would be extremely hard for someone unfamiliar with the layout to find their way into the vault where the body and leg was...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-15-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 12,273
Posted By jerryd
A post from David...

A post from David Orsam:https://forum.casebook.org/showthread.php?t=10404&page=3&highlight=morton+rouse (post #30)

In Police Orders of 26 March 1889, P.C. 63L is stated to be Constable Rouse (who...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-15-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 12,273
Posted By jerryd
The headline in the paper stated A Romance of...

The headline in the paper stated A Romance of Crime. I believe Selwen may be referrng to himself as the romancer.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-15-2018, 08:46 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 12,273
Posted By jerryd
Hi Batman I dont read the racial slur aspect in...

Hi Batman

I dont read the racial slur aspect in this particular comment.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-14-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 12,273
Posted By jerryd
A reference to the use of the name Lipski I found...

A reference to the use of the name Lipski I found about a year ago. Walter Selwen was captured in a Bond robbery by Abberline. This post card was forwarded to him from the Vine Street Police Station....
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-13-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,126
Posted By jerryd
Ill dig it up Simon. I think it was 1886 or 1887...

Ill dig it up Simon. I think it was 1886 or 1887 IIRC. It is in my Imgur file but I didnt save it with the newspaper date. Unfortunately. I think I posted this on one of the forums previously with...
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-13-2018, 09:53 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,126
Posted By jerryd
Then this. Notice the name of the landlady. Also,...

Then this. Notice the name of the landlady. Also, I found a bankruptcy for a furniture maker named Harry Harris that was living at 32 Great Prescott Street. Harry Harris, furniture maker, of Castle...
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-13-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,126
Posted By jerryd
Hi Michael, Regarding Paris and Dynamite and a...

Hi Michael,

Regarding Paris and Dynamite and a young cork girl


https://i.imgur.com/sTHAx7Y.jpg

Regarding Mitre Square:

The Flameless Explosives Company was formed in January 1888. The company...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 10-10-2018, 06:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,039
Posted By jerryd
The murder described above are details from Alice...

The murder described above are details from Alice McKenzie. I’ve mentioned this before but here is another similarity between the two murders (McKenzie/Eddowes). Alice’s body was found at...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 10-09-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,039
Posted By jerryd
Familiar Circumstance

The crime scene and circumstances:

- A cul-de-sac
- Victim in her forties
-Found by a policeman that passed the spot nearly 15 minutes earlier
- Victim was found in a pool of blood
- It rained that...
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 10-08-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 10,213
Posted By jerryd
Hi Simon, Even back in the day they were cherry...

Hi Simon,

Even back in the day they were cherry picking to fit their own theory.
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 10-08-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 10,213
Posted By jerryd
Hi Batman, You are speaking of details from the...

Hi Batman,

You are speaking of details from the Francis Coles murder in February of 1891.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 10-08-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 827
Posted By jerryd
Any hints at all?

Any hints at all?
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 10-06-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,252
Posted By jerryd
Hi PS, Daily News United Kingdom 4 October...

Hi PS,

Daily News
United Kingdom
4 October 1888

Last night Eliza Gold, or Frost, the sister, who lives at 6, Thrawl-street, Spitalfields, made the following statement. She did this with difficulty,...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 10-06-2018, 07:56 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,252
Posted By jerryd
Yes. It was her sister Eliza Gold that spoke to...

Yes. It was her sister Eliza Gold that spoke to Annie in Thrawl Street and made that claim.
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 10-06-2018, 07:32 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,252
Posted By jerryd
Hi Dave, Annie was looking for her in Thrawl...

Hi Dave,

Annie was looking for her in Thrawl Street a week before her murder.
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