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1903: George Chapman, Ripper suspect ^ | April 7, 2012 | Meaghan

Posted on 04/07/2020 2:24:41 PM PDT by CheshireTheCat

On this date in 1903, the wife-poisoner George Chapman was hanged at Wandsworth Prison in the United Kingdom. He had at least three deaths on his record … and, if you fancy, possibly quite a few more...Sugden thought Chapman was a much better Ripper candidate than any of the other suspects he discussed in his book, but that didn’t mean he was definitely or even probably the real Ripper: “That Chapman committed crimes of which we have no present knowledge I can well believe. That he was Jack the Ripper is another matter.”

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1 posted on 04/07/2020 2:24:41 PM PDT by CheshireTheCat
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To: CheshireTheCat

There is strong evidence that H. H. Holmes was ‘The Ripper’ as he was in England on vacation at the time...

The Murder Castle:

Likely murdered more than 200...makes the Clintons look like chumps!

2 posted on 04/07/2020 3:08:31 PM PDT by BBB333 (The Power Of Trump Compels You!)
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To: BBB333

No the Clintons have probably killed more, many more. 8>)

3 posted on 04/07/2020 3:26:25 PM PDT by Robert DeLong
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To: Robert DeLong

H.H was hands on.

Pickles and bill had others do the actual job. At least most of the time. I can’t see bill pulling a trigger. Pickles, on the other hand, with glee.

4 posted on 04/07/2020 3:58:29 PM PDT by wally_bert (Spend like you were going to the electric chair!)
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