Major Themes in the Ripper Correspondence
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Dirk C. Gibson
The five major themes quantified in the Ripper correspondence were
reported in this chapter. They included; 1) Day/date/time of future murders, 2) Street
address and town of future murders, 3) Writer’s address/location given, 4) References to
number of committed and/or planned murders, and 5) The Ripper’s travel plans.
Blackheath, Calcutta, Commercial Street Police Station, Dublin, East
India Docks Road, Glasgow, Lambeth, Leylands, London Road, Leeds, King’s
Cross Road Police Station, Manchester, Parliament. St Pancras Church, Thornton
Heath, Ulverston, York Street, Waterloo, West End, Woolwich.
Department of Communication & Journalism University of New Mexico Albuquerque USA