Could this be the real meaning of S.B.T.C? The ransom note concluded with the single-word exclamation "Victory!" and was signed "S.B.T.C." Investigators are looking into whether those initials may stand for "shall be the conqueror." Other explanations have been proposed for those initials, including that they were a reference to the Subic Bay Training Center, a now-closed naval base where John Ramsey was stationed. The ransom note clearly mentioned the word," A small foreign faction". The Subic Bay Training Center, was located in the Philippines.:waitasec: Superdave has posted an excellent link, http://www.acandyrose.com/02182003dh911motion.pdf Compare the Ransom Note and Patsy Ramsey's handwriting, and be your own judge.