Anonymous
Re: How Were The Ransom Note Holes Formed?
Sun Apr 28, 2019 13:47
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I enlarged the photos on this website of the "Nursery Note" and the "Reverse side of the Nursury Note" and compared them with an enlargement of your "Holes In/Holes Out" photo. I woukd say that you pretty much "nailed it".

  • How Were The Ransom Note Holes Formed?Joe, Sun Apr 28 09:33
    This is a demonstration with photographs from an evaluation I did in 2003, when I was trying understand more fully and possibly identify, the process involved within the formation of the Lindbergh... more
    • Re: How Were The Ransom Note Holes Formed? — Anonymous, Sun Apr 28 13:47
      • Whoever punched the original ransom note holes used a similar process to this. The edges of the holes indicate that the punch head, given the impact force behind it, overall was sharp enough to cut... more
        • Re: How Were The Ransom Note Holes Formed?Anonymous, Wed May 1 10:07
          Just a short story on carpenters' use of blunted pointed finish nails. When I was a kid in the 1950's our next door neighbor earned a living as a carpenter. He would allow me to help him on carpentry ... more
          • Re: How Were The Ransom Note Holes Formed?Anonymous, Wed May 1 12:24
            Thanks for the memories! When I was a kid back in the 60's, I spent many hours at my Dad's work bench in the basement building things from wood. One very clear personal memory from that time is that... more
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