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The strange and compelling story of Evelyn Dick
Torso: The Evelyn Dick Story () directed by Alex Chapple • Reviews, film + cast • Letterboxd
He later attained an office position that gave him access to company revenues. Her father indulged too much in alcohol, and her mother demonstrated a wicked temper. Her parents considered her too fragile to be out playing on the streets. Rumours abounded that Donald was dipping into the coffers of the HSR. They lived very well, always had huge sums in the bank and would send Evelyn shopping with handfuls of nickels, the fee collected for a fare in those days.
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Her trials remain one of the most sensationalized events in Canadian criminal history. She was suspected of and arrested for murder after five local children in Hamilton, Ontario  found the torso of her missing estranged Russian husband, John Dick. His head and limbs had been sawn from his body and—as later evidence revealed—were disposed of in the furnace of her home at 32 Carrick Avenue. She was defended in her first murder trial in by J.
The torso murder, as it is known, was rife with drama, gore, greed, scandal, sex and mystery — a playwright's dream. And even now — as witnessed by the deluge of calls and emails to The Spectator after a story about the 70th anniversary of the torso discovery on March 16 — the case still ignites passionate feelings in the community. Five children hiking near Albion Falls on March 16, stumbled upon what first appeared to be a dead pig. It turned out to be a headless and limbless human torso that had been dumped off the side of the escarpment 10 days before.