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Ripperologist No. 82: August 2007


Features


Editorial:
Christopher T. George on The Ripper and Gang Violence

Pardon Me: Spin Control at the Home Office?
Don Souden examines the 'certain circumstances' in the pardon offer

A Slouch-Hatted Yank: A Few Thoughts on the Newly Found Interview With Dr. Tumblety
by Stewart P. Evans

The Original Stones
Andy Aliffe gives us a look at Rock Bands as you’ve never seen them before.

The Hound of Heaven:
Richard Patterson on Francis Thompson and Wilfrid Blunt



Regulars


Press Trawl
Chris Scott returns with more from the news from the 19th century.



News and Views


I Beg to Report
From Edvard Munch to Mary Poppins, if it happened, you’ll find it here.



Books


On the Crimebeat
Wilf Gregg reviews the latest additions to the True Crime bookshelf.



We would like to acknowledge the valuable assistance given by the following people in the production of this issue of Ripperologist: Maggie Bird, Stephen Ryder, Keith Skinner, and Eduardo Zinna. Thank you!

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