* January 16, 1958; Trinidad Island, Brazil. Some of the best photos (four) of
UFOs to surface in the 1950's, showing a saturn-shaped object in the distance.
Computer studies produced in the 1970's showed more detail.
March 14, 1958; Healdsburg, California. 8:45 a.m. Witnesses: Mr. and Mrs. W.F.
Cummings and one other. A 3' round, black object touched the ground and then took
off. Watched for 2 minutes.
April 14, 1958; Lynchburg, Virginia. 1 p.m. Witness: USAF Maj. D.G. Tilley,
flying C-47 transport. One grey-black rectangular object rotated very slowly on
its horizontal axis for 4 seconds.
May 5, 1958; Pan De Azucar, Uruguay, Aerial encounter, heat, between Piper
Cub and "top-shaped" object. Report
May 9, 1958; Bohol Island, Phillipine Islands. 11:05 a.m. Witness: Phillipine
Airlines pilot. One object with a shiny, metallic surface was falling and spinning
for 1.5 minutes.
June 14, 1958; Pueblo, Colorado. 10:46 a.m. Witness: airport weather observer
O.R. Foster, using a theodolite. An object shaped like Saturn, less the bottom
part; silver with no metallic luster, flew overhead for 5 minutes.
June 20 ,1958; Ft. Bragg, North Carolina. 11:05 p.m. Witness: Battalion Communication
Chief SFC A. Parsley. One silver, circular object, its lower portion seen through
a green haze, hovered, then oscillated slightly, then moved at great speed. Watched
for 10 minutes.
Aug. 17, 1958; Warren, Michigan. 7:05 p.m. Witness: A.D. Chisholm. One extremely
bright object shaped first like a bell, then like a saucer, hovered for 5 minutes,
flipped over and sped away to the west-south-west. Sighting lasted 6-10 minutes.
Sept. 1, 1958; Wheelus AFB, Libya. 12:15 a.m. Witness: Philco technical representative
A.M. Slaton. One round, blue-white object flew at varying speeds. First sighting
lasted 2 minutes, second lasted 1.5 minutes.
Oct. 2, 1958; Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. 2:30 p.m. Witness: naturalist Ivan
Sanderson. One dull-grey object, shaped like a pickle with a flat bottom, flew
erratically and made loops for 15 seconds.
* Oct 3, 1958; Wasco, Indiana. 3:20 AM. Five crew members on a Monon R.R. train
had a close encounter with four disc-shaped objects for 70-minutes. Objects moved
in response to flashlights being aimed at them. Report
Oct. 27, 1958; Lock Raven Dam, Maryland. 10:30 p.m. Witnesses: Phillip Small,
Alvin Cohen. One large, flat egg-shaped object affected a car's electrical system
and caused a burning sensation on one of its occupants. Sighting lasted 1 minute.
Nov. 3, 1958; Minot, North Dakota. 2:01 p.m. Witness: M/Sgt. William R. Butler,
medic. One bright green object, shaped like a 10 cent piece, and one smaller,
silver round object. First object exploded, then second object moved toward the
location of the first at high speed. Sighting lasted 1 minute.
December 20, 1958; Dunellen, New Jersey. Police witnesses, vehicle encounter,
hover, rapid upward acceleration. Report
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