Weird Events on 13rd September

  • 1979: The Ripper Enquiry
    Special Notice issued On the strength of their belief in the validity of the Ripper letters and tape, West Yorkshire Police issue a nationwide special notice to all police forces stating that:
    A person can be eliminated from these enquiries if:
    1. Not born between 1924 and 1959
    2. He is an obvious coloured person
    3. His shoe size is size 9 or above
    4. His blood group is other than 'B'
    5. His accent is dissimilar to a North Eastern (Geordie) accent