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Kidnapped By Extraterrestrials; First Person Accounts

All Aboard (Head Shots) - Playboy January 1978

First person accounts of three people who claim to have been
kidnapped by extraterrestrials and taken aboard a spacecraft.

Charles Hickson

It was October 11, 1973. Calvin Parker and I had gotten off from work at 3:30, and by the time I had dinner and got my fishing tackle together, I guess we must have got on the Pascagoula River a little
By Playboy
January 1978

after five o’clock. It had become dusk by then and we were sitting on a small pier on the bank, fishing out into the river, when this noise–a hissing or zipping-like sound–attracted my attention. It was just like air or maybe steam escaping from a pipe. Anyway, I turned around, I saw these two blue lights. When I saw them, well, the sound seemed to go away. They were real close together and they were either flashing or pulsating not over 30 to 40 yards behind us. Almost as big as a car headlight and real bright.

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How Presidents Have Handled The Topic of UFOs | UFO CHRONICLE – 1977-78

How Presidents Have Handled The Topic of UFOs

     Two men voiced their concern over the existence of UFOs before assuming the highest elective office in this country: former President Gerald R. Ford and President Jimmy Carter. As House Minority Leader, Ford called for Congressional Inquiries into the nature of UFO sightings, but he did nothing on the subject while President. And Carter, who sighted a UFO himself prior to becoming President, has let the UFO issue slide into obscurity while in office.

For a tiny fraction of Americans and individuals in other lands, the 1976 Presidential elections had more at stake then economics,

Robert Barrow
By Robert Barrow
Argosy UFO
1977-78

national defense and foreign policy. To those who have spent many years examining the subject of UFOs, the UFO was as important a campaign issue as any.

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Yorkshire UFO Crash Mystery Solved

Yorkshire UFO Crash Mystery Solved

     The missing wreckage of a miniature UFO that ‘crash landed’ on the North York Moors 60 years ago has been found – hidden in the archives of a London museum. The story has been claimed by some experts as Britain’s answer to the Roswell incident.
By David Clarke
Yorkshire Post
2-8-18

In a plot worthy of The X-Files the metal object, shaped like a flying saucer with hieroglyphics inscribed on its base, was found by three men on Silpho Moor, near Scarborough, one night in November 1957.

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UFOs Invaded The Tri-State –1963

UFOs Invaded The Tri-State

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     According to newspaper reports, a young man driving down a gravel road in Wayne County, Illinois, reported seeing a strange light knifing through the low clouds. As he watched it, transfixed, his car died.
By Jon Webb
Courier & Press
2-6-18

Three days later, the young man got some company.

“Scores of residents” all across the Tri-State, but mostly from Fairfield, reported seeing a “kite-shaped and … bright orange” object loitering in the night sky.

Col. Robert Friend, of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, was called in to investigate.

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Lecture On Aliens Coming To Earth Left University Students Spellbound | UFO CHRONICLE – 1950

D.U. Students Hear Weird Tale of Midget Disk Pilots Landing - Denver Post 3-9-1950

     Whatever you think about Flying Saucers, please believe they are the topic of conversation among students of a University class of Denver in basic science.
By Charles Little
The Denver Post
3-9-1950

Several hundred students of the class listened in spellbound silence Wednesday afternoon to an “exciting” forty-five-minute discourse from a guest lecturer on the subject.

The students said the speaker told of three instances in which disks have landed on earth with midget-sized occupants inside….

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Silas Newton Identified As Mysterious ‘Dr X,’ Flying Saucer Lecturer at Denver University

Silas Newton Identified As Mysterious 'Dr X,' Flying Saucer Lecturer at Denver University - Denver Post 3-17-1950

     The mystery that shrouded the identity of “Mr. X,” the lecturer who addressed a University of Denver science class last week on Flying Saucers was believed solved Friday.
By Thor Severson
The Denver Post
3-17-1950

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The picture presented for identification was that of Silas M. Newton, president of the Newton Oil company and Colorado amateur gold champion in 1942.

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Flying Objects Stir Inquiry By Pentagon | UFO CHRONICLE – 1957

Flying Objects Stir Inquiry By Pentagon - LA Mirror News 11-6-1957

     The Pentagon is “greatly concerned” about many reports of unidentified flying objects fitting about the country, and is “directing a very thorough investigation,” Col.Dean Hess, Air Force public information officer here, said this afternoon.
By LA The Mirror News
11-6-1957

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Pursuit of UFOs Dangerous for Hynek | UFO CHRONICLE – 1966

Pursuit of UFOs Hard On Hynek - Chicago Daily News 4-2-1966

     The peril of pursuing Flying Saucers [UFOs] has come home to J. Allen Hynek, the distinguished Northwestern University astronomer with the pointed beard.
By Arthur J. Snider
Chicago Daily News
4-2-1966

He has been denounced as a prevaricator, accused of cover-up and threatened with harm if he returns to Michigan.

The wave of belligerence is the outgrowth of his report a week ago that the flying saucer sightings there were produced by marsh gas.

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First Person To Report UFO’s Still Believes in Phenomenon | UFO CHRONICLE – 1977

First Person To Report UFO's Still Believes in Phenomenon (Kenneth Arnold) - Grit 7-10-1977

     On June 24, 1947, Kenneth Arnold, of Meridian, Idaho, was flying his two-seater plane from Chehalis to Yakima, Washington, over Mt Rainier.
Grit
7-10-1977

Suddenly, there in his path, he said, were nine shiny, pulsating objects flying over the Cascade Mountains as fast as 1,700 miles per hour. They were moving in a strange weaving motion.

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Fisher ‘Taken Aboard UFO’ Passes Lie Detector Test | UFO CHRONICLE – 1973

Fisher 'Taken Aboard UFO' Passes Lie Detector Test - UPI 10-31-73

     One of two shipyard workers who claim they were taken aboard a bizarre unidentified flying object by three strange creatures two weeks ago has passed a lie detector test, Tuesday.
UPI
10-31-73

Scott Glasgow, a polygraph specialist from New Orleans, said 42-year-old Charles Hickson is apparently “telling the truth as to what he believes he saw.”

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