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Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 02:51 AM
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Posted By John Malcolm
The Hunt for Jack the Ripper, I believe, was just...

The Hunt for Jack the Ripper, I believe, was just a bound reproduction of Dew's chapter on the murders. It's come up for sale here and there over the years, but for the average asking price, not...
Forum: Rippercast 06-13-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,737
Posted By John Malcolm
Lay it on me mates, I can take it. Tell me where...

Lay it on me mates, I can take it. Tell me where I'm wrong and how I'm wrong. Prove that you can teach an old dog new tricks. But please be specific. I don't have the patience to deal with dumb...
Forum: Rippercast 06-13-2018, 05:16 AM
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Posted By John Malcolm
This line of reasoning has long been the...

This line of reasoning has long been the interpretation of many. Unfortunately it leads to unnecessarily marginalizing Anderson, which in turn encourages the dismissal of the "Polish Jew Theory"....
Forum: Rippercast 06-13-2018, 03:31 AM
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Posted By John Malcolm
One thing I have to address: When talking about...

One thing I have to address: When talking about the witness/suspect confrontation, I proposed a scenario where the witness may have been familiar the suspect beyond the episode in Berner St. On...
Forum: Rippercast 06-12-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,737
Posted By John Malcolm
I was paid 1p for every "um", so I made...

I was paid 1p for every "um", so I made out like a bandit. Otherwise, I appreciate the polite indifference.
Forum: Rippercast 06-12-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 25
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Posted By John Malcolm
Fair do's Scott. You've written some great stuff...

Fair do's Scott. You've written some great stuff over the years.
Forum: Rippercast 06-06-2018, 02:55 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 8,483
Posted By John Malcolm
Unless he was at the inquest.

Unless he was at the inquest.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-04-2018, 07:14 AM
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Posted By John Malcolm
It's dizzying to try to keep up with this,...

It's dizzying to try to keep up with this, especially considering it seems to me that, despite the ethereal imagination it takes to even consider Cross/Lechmere as a real suspect, there are some...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 03-15-2018, 03:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,525
Posted By John Malcolm
Very thoughtful post. I've always had strong...

Very thoughtful post. I've always had strong feelings about the deaths of Emma Smith and Martha Tabram being connected to the following "canonical five".
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 12-11-2017, 06:32 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 34,487
Posted By John Malcolm
This is healthy and interesting speculation,...

This is healthy and interesting speculation, without having to make huge leaps to pull things together. There are many ideas here that should, at very least raise some eyebrows. Of course there are...
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 12-04-2017, 07:32 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 34,487
Posted By John Malcolm
Jacob Cohen was Betsy's brother? And he had Aaron...

Jacob Cohen was Betsy's brother? And he had Aaron thrown out of the house? I must be really out to lunch, because both of those facts are news to me.
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 12-01-2017, 10:09 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 34,487
Posted By John Malcolm
From the Colney Hatch notes: 1892 Jan 9...at...

From the Colney Hatch notes: 1892 Jan 9...at times excited and violent- a few days ago he took up a chair and attempted to strike the charge attendant; That's evidence.
Forum: Martha Tabram 10-16-2017, 02:40 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 105,712
Posted By John Malcolm
I'm not second-guessing the doctor. I'm...

I'm not second-guessing the doctor. I'm second-guessing the interpretation of the doctor's inquest testimony by the press. I cannot remember seeing a direct quote by Killeen that two different...
Forum: Martha Tabram 10-16-2017, 02:48 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 105,712
Posted By John Malcolm
Yes, I am guessing- or, more preferably,...

Yes, I am guessing- or, more preferably, speculating. My memory for details needs to be updated more often than it should, so if you can point me to where Killeen compared the width and depth of the...
Forum: Martha Tabram 10-15-2017, 09:00 AM
Replies: 511
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Posted By John Malcolm
Something we really need to get over is the...

Something we really need to get over is the assumption that two different weapons were used in the murder. A careful reading of the accounts of the inquest may infer that this was the case (as it was...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 08-29-2017, 01:16 AM
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Posted By John Malcolm
There was an article in the June Whitechapel...

There was an article in the June Whitechapel Journal that tried to make that same point. I think it is one of the only explanations that seems to make sense.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-20-2017, 03:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,431
Posted By John Malcolm
A couple of starting points in the search for...

A couple of starting points in the search for Davies or Davis in mining accidents:

http://welshcoalmines.co.uk/DisastersList.htm
http://www.dmm.org.uk/names/d1880-89.htm

At least 33 Davies as well...
Forum: Swanson, Chief Inspector Donald 06-23-2017, 03:17 AM
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Posted By John Malcolm
That's an interesting thought Robert. What was...

That's an interesting thought Robert. What was the actual verdict with Cutbush? Since Broadmoor was for criminal lunatics, was he found "guilty, but insane" or something like that? I think, in the...
Forum: Swanson, Chief Inspector Donald 06-23-2017, 01:56 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 35,657
Posted By John Malcolm
Another point to remember is that had the suspect...

Another point to remember is that had the suspect been identified after being committed to an asylum, that evidence would effectively have been useless because a person "deemed insane" could not be...
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 02-18-2017, 09:11 AM
Replies: 711
Views: 181,961
Posted By John Malcolm
Not only do I think Kosminski is the...

Not only do I think Kosminski is the "best" suspect, I think he is the only person named so far that there is any case at all for. The biggest problem for his candidacy is that he doesn't fit the...
Forum: Non-Fiction 01-27-2017, 03:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,353
Posted By John Malcolm
Public Reactions to Jack the Ripper- Letters to...

Public Reactions to Jack the Ripper- Letters to the Editor: August-December 1888 edited by Stephen Ryder is a very fascinating book if you can find a copy.
Forum: Pub Talk 01-18-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,932
Posted By John Malcolm
Still and Star

Maybe this is old news, but it looks like the Still and Star pub in Aldgate has been saved from demolition. That's great to hear.

Also,(something I didn't know) apparently Sainsbury's was in line to...
Forum: General Discussion 09-05-2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,433
Posted By John Malcolm
editor@ripperana.com www.ripperana.com

editor@ripperana.com

www.ripperana.com
Forum: Non-Fiction 06-08-2016, 10:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,598
Posted By John Malcolm
I would recommend it. I like everything I've read...

I would recommend it. I like everything I've read by Robin Odell.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 06-25-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,543
Posted By John Malcolm
And unfortunately the street no longer exists.

And unfortunately the street no longer exists.
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