Wednesday, 19 December 2012

UFO News Article: 
“Police Watch UFO in Cairo, Illinois, Area”,
21 January 1967 (St. Joseph News-Press, Missouri)

The article reports on two Cairo, Illinois UFO incidents (19 and 
20 January 1967) that were experienced by police officers:

Quote from the article:
“Some residents of Poplar Bluff, Mo., 80 miles west of Cairo, reported Thursday night spotting an unidentified flying object. Authorities said the descriptions given by all those reported to have seen the object were identical.

Cairo patrolmen Gene Smith and Carl Jones said they saw the object, described as having red and white lights, Thursday night and were among a group of officers who watched an identical phenomenon Friday night.”

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