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Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 08-15-2018, 07:02 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hi Abby. As with all-things JtR, there's always...

Hi Abby. As with all-things JtR, there's always that one definitive clue or piece missing which might tip the scales definitely to a certain consensus. In the immediate, he doesn't seem to be a...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-10-2018, 07:17 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
I probably fumbled the interpretation on my first...

I probably fumbled the interpretation on my first read-through. I hadn't considered the description was fuller than what they had on file, had originally read that it was fuller than any description...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-10-2018, 06:52 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
The proof, Jon, may be found in the Coroner's...

The proof, Jon, may be found in the Coroner's cautionary treatment of Mrs. Maxwell at the inquest. His warning to her suggests a reluctance on his part but, hey, she's claiming that she had this...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-09-2018, 06:45 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
I thought that same thing about the inquest...

I thought that same thing about the inquest (since "sightings were used in the other inq.) but then I remembered... different coroner, different agenda. Like I posted, he seemed to only be calling...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-08-2018, 10:23 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
From the pov of the inquest, Jon, the coroner...

From the pov of the inquest, Jon, the coroner seems to be calling (or would have called) persons who claim to have a direct verbal interaction with Mary {Mary Ann Cox, Caroline Maxwell, (Hutchinson)}...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-08-2018, 07:35 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Considering the time-frame (10pm to 2 or 3am),...

Considering the time-frame (10pm to 2 or 3am), Gareth, these would seem the ideal hours for a prostitute to seek as many clients as possible {Polly Nicholls: I've already had my doss money 3x}. If...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-07-2018, 09:41 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hi Jon. Considering Abberline later considered...

Hi Jon. Considering Abberline later considered George Chapman as the suspect, he may have favored the description of the man of foreign-appearance during the investigation. True, his mind may have...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-03-2018, 06:53 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hi Jon. If, in fact, Hutchinson was compelled to...

Hi Jon. If, in fact, Hutchinson was compelled to come forward because he harboured a sinister ulterior motive, it would have been because of Sarah Lewis. His statement coattails around her...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-31-2018, 10:24 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
This tells me that Hutch is not aware that they...

This tells me that Hutch is not aware that they entered Mary's room or else he wouldn't look for them in the Court, which would have made for an odd encounter on the off-chance that Mary and Aman...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-31-2018, 05:02 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
The way Hutchinson describes the scene, he was...

The way Hutchinson describes the scene, he was waiting at the corner of Dorset St when he observed Mary and Aman at the corner of Miller's Court. He watched as they both went up the court and "I went...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-31-2018, 09:47 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
The middle one, Simon

The middle one, Simon
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-30-2018, 11:12 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
The simple solution would have been to have Sarah...

The simple solution would have been to have Sarah Lewis look at Hutchinson, wonder why that got skipped.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-27-2018, 11:32 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
I've been wondering the same, Abby. Not just for...

I've been wondering the same, Abby. Not just for the sighting of the bandana but also for how loud Mary would have had to have spoken for him to hear her remark from the corner of Dorset St. I get,...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-24-2018, 02:16 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hi Abby and thanks for the post. I believe...

Hi Abby and thanks for the post. I believe Gareth is correct; the same man signed his name 3x. I know that I may suffer the same problem as he did; that being, not knowing how to connect some...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-23-2018, 10:38 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
This one might be for the looney bin, rj, but any...

This one might be for the looney bin, rj, but any chance Jack the Ripper stuck his head out because his accomplice had been spotted? Prior to George Hutchinson, there's Blotchy and some man observing...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-12-2018, 11:19 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
life is kopasetic in K-town, dave, how's life...

life is kopasetic in K-town, dave, how's life down under?

Had "American cloth" been used in descriptions of the ripper prior to Hutchinson's? It seemed like a curious mention when Hutch could have...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-10-2018, 03:19 PM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Maybe someone can clear the confusion. In the...

Maybe someone can clear the confusion. In the Pall Mall Gazette and Evening News Nov 10 editions, Mrs Maxwell claims to live at 26 Dorset Street:

"I assist my husband in his duties but we live next...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-07-2018, 08:01 AM
Replies: 1,267
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Getting the day wrong would be a stretch...

Getting the day wrong would be a stretch considering there's a higher likelihood of remembering seeing a woman only hours before her death. If she knew of Mary's murder the day it occurred, she might...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-26-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Oh god! Please don't Fisherman. Steve's so...

Oh god! Please don't Fisherman. Steve's so boring.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-25-2018, 07:50 AM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Robert St Devil
In Debs dissertation(?) she wrote: This latest...

In Debs dissertation(?) she wrote:

This latest find was the upper part of a woman's trunk... An earlier supposition that the victim had light red or auburn hair was substantiated on the finding on...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-25-2018, 07:08 AM
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Posted By Robert St Devil
That's how I read it, Joshua - that her trunk and...

That's how I read it, Joshua - that her trunk and abdomen area had been cut horizontally in thirds, and the top 2 "parts" had been cut vertically through her sternum. [I was a little surprised that...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-24-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hi Debs. I'm confused. About Elizabeth Jackson....

Hi Debs. I'm confused. About Elizabeth Jackson. When the report states that the left piece included the umbilicus, it's referring to Elizabeth's navel (or belly button), right? I'm trying to 'draw...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-22-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Careful, Flynn - bunching all those names...

Careful, Flynn - bunching all those names together and you're liable for throwing a 3rd serial killer in the mix: Jack Jr. the Jabber ha Abby caught on to my second question. I haven't considered...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-21-2018, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Fisherman, Abby. I'm uncertain; the general...

Fisherman, Abby. I'm uncertain; the general options seem to be: familiar, common or social. Familiar being, this Torso Killer and Jack the Ripper are one and the same; common being, they knew each...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Robert St Devil
Hello Fisherman. I thought #5 was interesting; it...

Hello Fisherman. I thought #5 was interesting; it reminded me of Roy Demeo. He was an American mafia enforcer from the 70s whose signature method of murder was dismemberment and disposal in and...
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