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Forum: Other Mysteries Today, 07:56 AM
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I've not been following the Wallace Case threads,...

I've not been following the Wallace Case threads, so all this may have been mentioned previously, but with reference to the post in which Roger Wilkes takes a phone-call from someone who claims to...
Forum: A6 Murders 11-06-2018, 01:25 PM
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Alfie, a lawyer I am not, but as Alphon had been...

Alfie, a lawyer I am not, but as Alphon had been a suspect in the A6 Case, questioned regarding it, and the case against him eventually dropped on October 3 1961, could it be that any testimony he...
Forum: A6 Murders 10-26-2018, 03:43 AM
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Reference the execution of Ruth Ellis in 1955,...

Reference the execution of Ruth Ellis in 1955, the Home Office received a petition for clemency containing over 50000 signatures, even though Ruth Ellis made it publicly known that she did not wish...
Forum: A6 Murders 10-19-2018, 09:23 AM
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Posted By Graham
Trower must have changed his tune, because...

Trower must have changed his tune, because originally he said that his attention was drawn to the car by its driver crunching the gears. No mention as far as I can tell that in his original evidence...
Forum: A6 Murders 10-15-2018, 08:21 AM
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Posted By Graham
Hanratty burgled a house on 12 August in Harrow,...

Hanratty burgled a house on 12 August in Harrow, and amongst his loot was a pair of gold cuff-links having the initial 'E' on them. What a coincidence!

However, another small illustration of how JH...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-09-2018, 03:56 AM
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Posted By Graham
Sorry, in my last post I made the mistake of...

Sorry, in my last post I made the mistake of suggesting that Clopton Manor was not in the Westons' ownership at the time of Janice's death, which of course it was. What I meant to say, was that the...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-09-2018, 01:00 AM
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Posted By Graham
I think you're on the right track there, Abby....

I think you're on the right track there, Abby. However, this of course does not mean that her husband was not involved, but the police couldn't prove it at the time and I doubt if anyone else will,...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-08-2018, 12:13 PM
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Posted By Graham
Hello Dunderklumpen, thanks for the link, but...

Hello Dunderklumpen,

thanks for the link, but I've already had a sound bollocking off Cobalt for presuming to believe anything that di Stefano ever wrote. As he's currently serving 14 years in jail...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-08-2018, 05:49 AM
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Posted By Graham
That's a good post, Caz. Can't really rule out...

That's a good post, Caz. Can't really rule out any of your suggestions as actual possibilities.

I agree that it would seem Janice was not with, or later meeting a lover, but on the other hand,...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-08-2018, 04:52 AM
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Posted By Graham
I wouldn't have thought the seller made a...

I wouldn't have thought the seller made a mistake, as he contacted the police on realising that the number of Janice's car was the same as the plates he'd made and sold. I would assume that a record...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-08-2018, 03:46 AM
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Posted By Graham
Yes, could be - but I spotted his deliberate...

Yes, could be - but I spotted his deliberate mistake! He bought new plates with the same number as Janice's car! So that's either 'Whoops!' or something was going on that we don't know about, 35...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-07-2018, 02:41 PM
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Posted By Graham
Hi Spitfire, Fairly standard police practise,...

Hi Spitfire,


Fairly standard police practise, Spitfire. 5000 interviews sounds a lot, but in fact isn't. Other cases have generated far more, sometimes with a result; sometimes not.



That's the...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-07-2018, 01:53 PM
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Posted By Graham
Interesting, Spitfire. That wasn't my...

Interesting, Spitfire. That wasn't my source!

Graham
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-07-2018, 01:15 PM
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Posted By Graham
Twas I who supplied that nugget of information,...

Twas I who supplied that nugget of information, gleaned from a source which, just for now, I'd like to keep to myself. Could be that someone else will come across that source - if so, no...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-07-2018, 03:14 AM
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Posted By Graham
In my previous post I wrote: I meant to write...

In my previous post I wrote:

I meant to write 'office' instead of 'flat'. Slip of the fingers.

One question: do we know if the loaf of bread and the part-bottle of wine, along with her draft for...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-05-2018, 12:46 PM
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Posted By Graham
The problem with this case is the more you think...

The problem with this case is the more you think about, the more perplexing it becomes. Very roughly, I think it can be split into two possibilties:

1] I don't believe Janice's killer was a...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-04-2018, 08:15 AM
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Posted By Graham
Hi Caz, where you been these however many weeks?...

Hi Caz,

where you been these however many weeks?

Everything you say, Caz, is perfectly feasible. But unfortunately not provable. And how do you explain the new number plates? Why on earth did...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-03-2018, 07:20 AM
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Posted By Graham
Yes, it was actually the Crimewatch programme...

Yes, it was actually the Crimewatch programme that first alerted me to this case. I watched the YouTube again, first time in years, but frankly am still none the wiser. I would say that the...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-02-2018, 03:02 PM
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Posted By Graham
Well, you're up to speed concerning good old...

Well, you're up to speed concerning good old Giovanni, that's for sure! I'm not sure if he's even still in practice, but I believe he was involved in some fairly high-octane cases a couple of decades...
Forum: A6 Murders 10-02-2018, 12:17 PM
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Posted By Graham
And of course the police 'lost' Kerr's written...

And of course the police 'lost' Kerr's written details of his conversation with Valerie.

Graham
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-02-2018, 10:33 AM
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Posted By Graham
Cobalt, thanks for your interest in this...

Cobalt,

thanks for your interest in this baffling case. Just for the record, Tony Weston was Suspect No 1 for about 56 hours, but was able to prove that at the time of the murder he was in a hotel...
Forum: A6 Murders 10-02-2018, 06:21 AM
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Posted By Graham
She stuck for some time to her story that she and...

She stuck for some time to her story that she and Gregsten were 'planning a car rally', which I feel certain the police requested her to do, less for the sake of decorum and more to maximise public...
Forum: A6 Murders 10-02-2018, 05:46 AM
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Posted By Graham
Neither Valerie nor Gregsten made much of a...

Neither Valerie nor Gregsten made much of a secret of their affair. Valerie's parents knew about it, and although it's likely they didn't fully approve, nevertheless made little or no fuss. Janet...
Forum: A6 Murders 10-02-2018, 12:32 AM
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Posted By Graham
You wouldn't think so, but let's not forget that...

You wouldn't think so, but let's not forget that Paddington Station was and is the London terminus for trains to and from Slough, Maidenhead, etc.....

Graham
Forum: A6 Murders 10-01-2018, 04:21 AM
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Posted By Graham
All your points are good points, Spitfire....

All your points are good points, Spitfire. However, I'm positive that Acott made certain that all Jim's known accomplices (which I rather think were few) were located if possible, and interviewed. In...
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