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Photographic copy of the now lost "From Hell" letter, postmarked 15 October 1888.-  it was sent to George Lusk, chairman of the Whitechapel Vigilance Committee by Jack the Ripper:        From hell    Mr Lusk    Sor I send you half the kidne I took from one woman prasarved it for you tother piece I fried and ate it was very nise I may send you the bloody knif that took it out if you only wate a whil longer.    signed Catch me when you can Mishter Lusk

Jack the Ripper

Today marks the anniversary of the famous "From Hell" letter, purported to have been sent from Jack the Ripper to George Lusk. Accompanying the letter was a portion of human kidney.

HH Holmes newspaper article!  (RE: The Devil in the White City in my favourite non-fiction books)

(Historic WTF) America's First Serial Killer HH Holmes - INFOGRAPHIC, hotel murder castle had 51 doorways that opened to brick walls. All for insurance money.

Buck's Row. Whitechapel, London, the scene of Jack the Ripper's first murder of Mary Ann Nichols

Bucks Row, now Darward Street, east London, where the body of Mary Ann Nicholls, victim of Jack the Ripper

GUILTY: A DNA sample has proven Polish immigrant Aaron Kosminski was Jack the Ripper  // Hmmmm

The Ripper unmasked: DNA identify Britain's most notorious criminal

Jack the Ripper unmasked: How amateur sleuth used DNA breakthrough to identify Britain's most notorious criminal 126 years after string of terrible murders. - GUILTY: A DNA sample has proven Polish immigrant Aaron Kosminski was Jack the Ripper.

Ripper victim Catherine Eddowes

Jack the Ripper victim Jack the Ripper is the best-known name given to an unidentified serial killer who was active in the largely impoverished areas in and around the White chapel district of London in

Jack the Ripper's final victim set to be exhumed following new theory on the killer's identity | Home News | News | The Independent

Jack the Ripper's final victim will be exhumed following a new theory on his identity

A newspaper front page from 1888 reports on a Jack the Ripper murder

The Ripper unmasked: DNA identify Britain's most notorious criminal-GUILTY: A DNA sample has proven Polish immigrant Aaron Kosminski was Jack the Ripper

The Ripper unmasked: DNA identify Britain's most notorious criminal

Jack the Ripper has been identified as Polish-born Aaron Kosminski. He was a suspect when the Ripper murders took place in Hairdresser Kosminski lived in Whitechapel and was later put in an asylum.

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