Fiegenbaum

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Fiegenbaum - peror and empress will leave Moscow. "JACK THE...
peror and empress will leave Moscow. "JACK THE RIPPER." Co. the Dead Murdercr'n Attorney Makes a Startling Disclosure. Carl Ferdinand Feigenbaum vvab killed by electricity in the state prison at Sing Sing the other morning for murder of Mrs. Julia Hoffman in New York city in September, 1804. As the murderer's body was being carried from the death chair, William Lavvton, his counsel, who foug-ht foi more than a year and a half to save, lite of his client, made a statement Glaring his full belief that Fieg-enbaum was "Jack the Ripper," author of of the Whitechapel murders. The Ad vertiser publishes Lan toil's statement, in which the lawyer e\plained that revealed the secret of the dead because he felt, it to be his duty to science to law. Fiegenbaum had been guilty oi perhaps a dozen butcheries; that one night Fiegenbaum told him hehatlbeen ·the victim of a malady which period lically preyed upon him. and which forced him in spite of himself to satisfy flie incarnate love he had for woman -murdering: and mutilating her. Later, Laiwton learned that Fieg-cnbaum was in Wisconsin at the time the country w as startled by the news of the nnd mutilation of women there; then he was in London when so many fell victims to the knife of some mysterious assassin in Whitechapel. NEW -STEAMSHIP COMPANY. if it ·Organized In Jttpfin for Service Between as a

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  1. Decatur Daily Republican,
  2. 12 May 1896, Tue,
  3. Page 6

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