Saturday, 23 February 2013

UFO News Article:
“UFO viewed over Gilbert”, 
23 October 1973 (Williamson Daily News, West Virginia)

Police Chief Charles Sparks and about 25 to 30 other people sighted a UFO (moved in a westerly direction) over Gilbert, West Virginia on 22 October 1973, at around 9:10 p.m., according to the Williamson Daily News:

Quote from the article:
“The object, described by the policeman as round in shape, gray 
in color with a revolving white stationary light, a yellow pulsating 
light and two small, blue flashing lights, …

The policeman also stated that the object moved at a considerable rate of speed and then slowed for a few moments.

The estimated height of the object was 2,000 feet and it made no noticeable sound.”

NOTE: The article continues on page 2.

Gilbert, West Virginia” (

Satellite photo of Gilbert, West Virginia (
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