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The Speckled Band

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Timeline small square The Metropolitan Police has been invented! September 29, 1829 was when the MET's came around.
200px conan doyle small square An author is born! Arthur Conan Doyle has been born. He is soon to become a great writer.
Timeline small square Jack the Ripper Jack the Ripper was the most horrible villain for the police. He went around killing women and was the hardest to find.
300px sherlock holmes   the man with the twisted lip small square Sherlock Holmes is invented! Conan Doyle's new detective character is a popular figure, due to the falier of the MET's.
Timeline small square The Speckled Band is first published The Speckled Band was first published in in 'Strand Magazine' with illustrations by Sidney Paget.
Timeline small square A new name! The Spotted Band It was published under the different title "The Spotted Band" in New York World in August 1905. Doyle later revealed that he thought this was his best Holmes story.
Timeline small square Doyle produces the play version of The Speckled Band! Doyle wrote and produced a play based on the story. It premiered at the Adelphi Theatre, London on 4 June 1910, with H. A. Saintsbury as Sherlock Holmes and Lyn Harding as Dr. Grimesby Roylott. The play, originally called The Stonor Case, differs from the story in several details, such as the names of some of the characters.[
Timeline small square The Death of Doyle Sir Arthur Conan Doyle dies. A sad day for detective history