Jack The Ripper Research Paper

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Jack the Ripper Jack the Ripper is perhaps one of the best known names given to an unidentified serial killer generally believed to have been active in areas in and around the Whitechapel district of London in 1888. If Jack the ripper had only five victims then he wasn't a particularly prolific murderer compared to many who have come since, and since his so-called reign of terror lasted a mere twelve or so weeks means that he wasn't at large for a very long period of time. “One day men will look back and say I gave birth to the twentieth century,” stated the Ripper himself. It’s believed that Jack the Ripper was responsible for only five of the eleven Whitechapel Murders, but why did he kill these women? (wikepidia) (Jack)
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Polly’s throat had been slashed so deeply the head was nearly severed. Mary is considered by many to be the actual first victim of the murderer that came to be known as Jack the Ripper. (Jack the Ripper)
Next, the Ripper would claim two victims in the early morning hours of September 30, 1888; the first of which was Elizabeth Stride. Her body was discovered in Dutfield’s Yard, off Berner Street, at approximately 1am. The killer had cut her throat, severing her left artery, yet no other slashes or incisions had been made. (Welcome)
Shortly after, just forty five minutes after Stride’s body was found in Dutfield’s Yard, Eddowes’ body was discovered in Mitre Square, within the City of London. Eddowes’ throat had been severed and her abdomen torn open with a deep, jagged wound. Her left kidney had been removed, along with a major portion of her uterus. The Stride and Eddowes murders were later referred to as the “Double Event“. Jack the Ripper was never caught and he is not thought to have killed again after November 1888. Jack the Ripper was never caught and he is not thought to have killed again after November 1888. Jack the Ripper was never caught and he is not thought to have killed again after November 1888. (Jack the

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