Caroline "Carrie" Holbrook and her daughter Florence "Florie" Chandler, moved in the highest circles of American and European society. As Victorian ladies they were taught to run from any hint of scandal, but by the time they passed from this life their names were linked to infidelity, secret marriages, murder and even Jack the Ripper.
The Oven Tragedy
A hundred and twenty years ago today, London was not done with horrible murders. It had been barely ten years since Jack the Ripper had terrorized Whitechapel.
The Ripper's Mystery Letter
Not only was the identity of Jack the Ripper a mystery, but also if indeed he was the author of several letters received by the police after the murders. A forensic linguist from the University of Manchester has found part of the answer.
Jack the Ripper's Dear Diary
For over a hundred years the identity and the motive of Jack the Ripper have filled books and inspired movies. Some accurate, others everything but, however in 2017 a discovery was made that could provide insight into who this disturbed man was.
Stranger Than Fiction Stories by M.P. Pellicer