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Forum: Elizabeth Stride Today, 03:29 PM
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Par for the course I'd say.

Par for the course I'd say.
Forum: Non-Fiction Today, 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 Today, 03:02 PM
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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 Today, 02:25 PM
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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 Today, 02:23 PM
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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 Today, 12:34 PM
Replies: 101
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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 Today, 10:30 AM
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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 Today, 10:00 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,158
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 Today, 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 Today, 05:06 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,158
Posted By Observer
Now now. No sitting on the fence

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

See post 31
Forum: Non-Fiction Today, 04:14 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,158
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 Today, 04:10 AM
Replies: 81
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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 Today, 03:28 AM
Replies: 81
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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 Today, 03:18 AM
Replies: 81
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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 Today, 02:30 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,158
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 Yesterday, 07:49 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,158
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 Yesterday, 07:34 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,158
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
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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: 1,623
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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: 1,623
Views: 82,358
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...
Forum: Maybrick, James 06-09-2018, 06:07 AM
Replies: 4,950
Views: 1,099,567
Posted By Observer
I agree Harry. A third rate WUM at that. Oh,...

I agree Harry. A third rate WUM at that. Oh, there's a few posters still taking the bait, but the majority of us stay well clear of the rubbish put forward by yon WUM in defence of the Diary being...
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-12-2018, 04:18 PM
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Posted By Observer
Is there any truth in the assertion that you have...

Is there any truth in the assertion that you have searched extensively in order to determine whether the phrase "One Off Instance" was in use during the Late Victorian Period? That is in the context...
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-06-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4,950
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Posted By Observer
So do you not find it strange that despite there...

So do you not find it strange that despite there being bugger all evidence linking Maybrick with the murders, there have been at least four books to my knowledge which name him as Jack The Ripper? I...
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