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Forum: Elizabeth Stride Yesterday, 05:37 PM
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Then, if he was JTR, why did he not mutilate the...

Then, if he was JTR, why did he not mutilate the body?
Forum: Elizabeth Stride Yesterday, 05:21 PM
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Posted By Observer
20 minutes to half an hour. This of course a...

20 minutes to half an hour. This of course a rough estimate. I wouldn't personally use the Doctor's estimate to determine time of death, but admittedly he's in the range. If Schwartz's man merely...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride Yesterday, 02:36 PM
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Posted By Observer
Where do you get the five minutes from?

Where do you get the five minutes from?
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-18-2018, 03:29 PM
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Posted By Observer
Par for the course I'd say.

Par for the course I'd say.
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 03:07 PM
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Posted By Observer
Yes I was referring to his stepmother.

Yes I was referring to his stepmother.
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-18-2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 124
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Posted By Observer
No he did not. It's possible that the assault as...

No he did not. It's possible that the assault as witnessed by Schwartz, was no more than a tanked up local taking exception to Liz Stride propositioning him. Lets not forget he initially pulled her...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-18-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 124
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Posted By Observer
Thereby leaving a trail of blood, and staining...

Thereby leaving a trail of blood, and staining her clothing, which was not in evidence
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-18-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 124
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Posted By Observer
Indeed. Even if she had grasped her throat, in my...

Indeed. Even if she had grasped her throat, in my opinion, there's no way in the world she could have stemmed the flow to the extent that it didn't stain her clothes or, spill onto the street
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-18-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 124
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Posted By Observer
Look at the amount of blood that had drained from...

Look at the amount of blood that had drained from her neck into the gutter, a substantial amount. If she had been cut out on the street and staggered into the yard, considering the severity of the...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-18-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 28,707
Posted By Observer
Indeed Richard. Doctor Blackwell, and Doctor...

Indeed Richard. Doctor Blackwell, and Doctor Philips were in no doubt that Liz Stride was murdered where she lay. Both searched for blood stains other than the stream of blood which extended from her...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,030
Posted By Observer
Soot coloured I believe. Same colour as all those...

Soot coloured I believe. Same colour as all those other grimy old city cats.



Fair point. However there are those who in my opinion take it a bit far.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 09-18-2018, 09:38 AM
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Posted By Observer
Yes brilliant if you stand on your hands and...

Yes brilliant if you stand on your hands and glance sideways into a mirror
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 05:06 AM
Replies: 100
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Posted By Observer
Now now. No sitting on the fence

Now now. No sitting on the fence
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 04:57 AM
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Posted By Observer
See post 31

See post 31
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 04:14 AM
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Posted By Observer
Well he was feline a bit unwell as he stepped out...

Well he was feline a bit unwell as he stepped out into that back yard, and consequently into the history books.
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 04:10 AM
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Posted By Observer
I think you'd better go and look at post three in...

I think you'd better go and look at post three in this thread where you specifically mentioned her book shaping up to be a waste of ink. That with a shaking head smiley. I don't know!
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 03:28 AM
Replies: 100
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Posted By Observer
It's the sensible course of action. Some though...

It's the sensible course of action. Some though are rubbishing it prematurely.
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 03:18 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,030
Posted By Observer
I don't know. I'd say the lives of JTR's victims...

I don't know. I'd say the lives of JTR's victims are of more interest to devotees of the case than the average citizen of the time.

What baffles me are the "researchers" who spend what must be...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 02:30 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,030
Posted By Observer
Why jump the gun then and say it's lining up to...

Why jump the gun then and say it's lining up to be another waste of ink?
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-17-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,030
Posted By Observer
Precisely. As has been suggested, whilst...

Precisely. As has been suggested, whilst researching her book perhaps the author was influenced by the current preoccupation with "women's movements". I don't know.

I personally, have no doubts that...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-17-2018, 07:34 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,030
Posted By Observer
Why don't you wait until the book is published...

Why don't you wait until the book is published before condemning it? As Sam Flynn has suggested, there are more often than not a few new snippets in new publications on the subject, which is only a...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-05-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 1,636
Views: 83,696
Posted By Observer
In fairness Wick, as you know, Hutchinson's...

In fairness Wick, as you know, Hutchinson's evidence was later deemed greatly reduced in importance. Note, not rejected out of hand. This has always troubled me slightly. One scenario though might...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-05-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 1,636
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Posted By Observer
Read what Dew says on the subject Wick. In short...

Read what Dew says on the subject Wick. In short his five minutes of fame.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-05-2018, 09:24 AM
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Posted By Observer
I don't think he thought that far ahead RJ. I...

I don't think he thought that far ahead RJ. I think he fully believed that the police would swallow his story in full. Then when they realised his description of astrakhan was too good to be true he...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-04-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1,636
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Posted By Observer
What evidence, other than Hutchinsons own...

What evidence, other than Hutchinsons own admittance, do you have that he was an acquaintance of Mary Kelly?

In my opinion his whole story is one big lie. As soon as the police realised that the...
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