19th October 1888 – Dr Openshaw Letter

Old boss you you was rite it was the left Kidny i was goin to hopperate agin close to your ospitle just as i was goin to dror me nife along of er bloomin throte them cusses of coppers spoilt the game but i guess i will be on the job soon and will send you another bit of…


15th October 1888 – “From Hell” Letter

From Hell

Dear Lusk
Sor I send you half the Kidne I took from one women 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

8th October 1888

8/10/88 Dear Boss I have to thank you and my Brother in trade, Jack the Ripper for your kindness in letting me away out of Whitechapel. I am now on my road to the tweed Factories. I will let the Innerleithen Constable or police men know when I am about to start my nice Little…


6th October 1888 – Threatening Letter

6 Oct 1888 You though your-self very clever I reckon when you informed the police. But you mad a mistake if you though I dident see you. Now I know you know me and I se your little game, and I mean to finish you and send yours ears to your wife if you show…


1st October 1888 – “Saucy Jack” Postcard

I was not codding dear old Boss when I gave you the tip, you’ll hear about Saucy Jacky’s work tomorrow double event this time nuber one squealed a bit couldn’t finish striaght off. Had not got time to get ears off for police thanks for keepting last letter back till I got to work again.…


27 September 1888 – “Dear Boss” Letter

25 Sept 1888 Dear Boss I keep on hearing the police have caught me but they won’t fix me just yet. I have laughed when they look so clever and talk about being on the right track. That joke about Leather Apron gave me real fits. I am down on whores and I shan’t quit…


17 September 1888

17th Sept 1888 Dear Boss So now they say I am a Yid when will they lern Dear Old Boss? You an me know the truth dont we. Lusk can look forever hell never find me but I am rite under his nose all the time. I watch them looking for me and it gives…