Saturday, 25 December 2010

UFO News Article:
“40 Persons Report Sighting Eerie UFO”,

22 March 1966 (St. Petersburg Times, Florida)

This is an article on the Dexter, Michigan UFO incident that occurred on 20 March 1966:,491417

Twelve police officers sighted the UFO, according to the St. Petersburg Times.

Quote from the article:
“Frank Mannor, 47, a farmer, and his son, Ronald, said they approached within 500 yards of the object. It lay in a swamp, they said, with pulsating haloed lights on each end.”

I also reported on this UFO case on 9 May 2010:


Frank Mannor
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UFO News Article:
“ ‘Swamp Gas’ Challenged In UFO Report”,

16 May 1966 (Rome News-Tribune, Georgia)

Hillsdale County Civil Defense Director William Van Horn issued a 24-page report challenging Dr. J. Allen Hynek’s conclusion that swamp gas caused UFO sightings in Hillsdale, Michigan in March 1966, the Rome News-Tribune reports:,1885183

A UFO was sighted over a swamp near Hillsdale College by William Van Horn and over eighty coeds on the evening of 21 March 1966.

I also reported on this UFO case on 4 December 2010:


Satellite photo of Hillsdale, Michigan (
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UFO News Article:
“ ‘Saucer’ hovered over swamp”, 14 March 1966
(The Age, Melbourne, Australia)

The Age reports on two early 1966 UFO sightings over the Toorbul Point area in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia:,2436556

Quote from the article:
“Mr. Vince Doo, of the Toorbul Point kiosk, said yesterday he saw a mysterious object hovering above the swamp near his home about six weeks ago.”

Toorbul Point, Queensland, Australia ( photo)

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