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Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 08:38 AM
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Do we know if there were shards of glass in the...

Do we know if there were shards of glass in the right lower window pane or was all the glass removed from that corner thus making it safer but a larger gap?
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-12-2018, 08:05 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Yes, the retaining knob on the inside must have...

Yes, the retaining knob on the inside must have been in the release position for the door to be locked.
But i am still at a loss as to why the police did not put their hands through the window to...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-10-2018, 12:36 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Thanks Robert. Interesting stuff and good photo's

Thanks Robert. Interesting stuff and good photo's
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-09-2018, 11:24 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Without trying to sound too pedantic, do we know...

Without trying to sound too pedantic, do we know what kind of lock and catch was on the door of 13 Millers Court?
I think I need a key to unlock my brain on this little mystery.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-09-2018, 10:14 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
I take your point Sam, but if the Evening...

I take your point Sam, but if the Evening standard report is correct they must have found the key somewhere, and the most likely answer is in Mary's room.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-09-2018, 10:12 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
That's what I was thinking, Batman. It does seem...

That's what I was thinking, Batman. It does seem a reasonable enough question to be asked at the inquest considering the trouble they had getting in the room.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-09-2018, 08:44 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
If we look at Mary Cox's testimony [Coroner] The...

If we look at Mary Cox's testimony [Coroner] The chin was shaven ? - Yes. A lamp faced the door.
[Coroner] Did you see them go into her room ? - Yes; I said "Good night, Mary," and she turned round...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-05-2018, 01:29 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Mary Ann Cox - She was called Mary Jane. I last...

Mary Ann Cox - She was called Mary Jane. I last saw her alive on Thursday night, at a quarter to twelve, very much intoxicated
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-05-2018, 01:27 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Hi Sam the coat may be the coat left there by...

Hi Sam the coat may be the coat left there by Maria Harvey
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-05-2018, 10:14 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Dr Bond said the meal of fish and potatoes was...

Dr Bond said the meal of fish and potatoes was probably eaten 3 or 4 hours before Mary died. Now assuming that Mary was murdered around 4 am this fits neatly in with Blotchy arriving at 13 Millers...
Forum: General Discussion 12-04-2018, 12:33 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
I take your point Sam. That part of the...

I take your point Sam. That part of the explanation went completely over my head :oops:
Forum: General Discussion 12-04-2018, 12:19 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
In the O.E.D first edition [1884], A masher is...

In the O.E.D first edition [1884], A masher is described thus - ďa fop of affected manners and exaggerated style of dress who frequented music-halls and fashionable promenades and who posed as a...
Forum: Torso Killings 12-04-2018, 08:01 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
May i ask why Fish Sorry i see the question has...

May i ask why Fish
Sorry i see the question has been asked.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-03-2018, 11:39 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
You could get a quart of ale in a pewter vessel...

You could get a quart of ale in a pewter vessel by bringing your own and getting a discount. The same with returning a pewter jug back to a pub [discount on next drink]. Since these were in common...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-03-2018, 12:44 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Alcohol can slow the digestion of food...

Alcohol can slow the digestion of food considerably and since Mary was likely very drunk and the fact that complex carbohydrates take longer to digest, [potatoes] are we even sure when she ate the...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-03-2018, 12:26 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Hi Wick, I take your point but people who knew...

Hi Wick, I take your point but people who knew astracan would probably know he dressed like that or at least he had some of that attire. He could have bought the whole outfit recently I suppose but...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-02-2018, 11:45 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
If astracan was carrying a fish and potato supper...

If astracan was carrying a fish and potato supper with him, he must have bought it before he met Mary.
That means it must have been for his own consumption. Following on from that and he did buy the...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-02-2018, 12:12 PM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
I don't know if American cloth could be mistaken...

I don't know if American cloth could be mistaken for paper but what I do know is I have never known fish and chips being served in anything with a strap on it.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-02-2018, 11:42 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Sorry for repeating myself but I find the idea...

Sorry for repeating myself but I find the idea that a man of probable means [Gold chain etc] would go up a notorious street in the middle of the night, and then into a room up a darkened court with a...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-02-2018, 11:32 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Perhaps if the beer was in a pewter tankard for...

Perhaps if the beer was in a pewter tankard for instance, it may have been hallmarked [maybe given as a gift]. Charles Bentley was one such maker. Which the killer, if it was blotchy may feel might...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-02-2018, 10:09 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
I feel there is a chance that Mary had left the...

I feel there is a chance that Mary had left the items cooking before she went out. Large fire, Tin Bath used as Kettle of fish IE in water. Potatoes whole in the fire [like on bonfire night when I...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-01-2018, 10:20 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
If Hutch did get the dates wrong we are still...

If Hutch did get the dates wrong we are still left with the problems of believing his over-elaborate description, eyelashes and all. His waiting until after the inquest to come forward, plus the fact...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 11-29-2018, 12:19 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
I wonder if Dew cut Abberline [and possibly...

I wonder if Dew cut Abberline [and possibly himself], a bit of slack by quoting that he probably got the day wrong.
Hutch was probably totally never discredited [proved to be lying] but after the...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 11-27-2018, 02:29 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Once the initial excitement over Hutch had died...

Once the initial excitement over Hutch had died down. I am sure the police would have started to correlate evidence and one of the questions they would have asked is "Did you see anyone go up the...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 11-26-2018, 06:32 AM
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Posted By Darryl Kenyon
Perhaps the man seen outside the lodging house...

Perhaps the man seen outside the lodging house was Henry Maxwell the lodging house keeper. Keeping an eye on the court [whilst performing his duties] for Mcarthy [making sure Mary doesn't do a...
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