TO:

MAJOR DONALD E. KEYHOE, USMC (Ret.):

FOR HIS SINCERE AND TIRELESS EFFORTS IN

ALERTING THE WORLD TO UFO PHENOMENA.

AND ENCOURAGING A RATIONAL INQUIRY.


 

 

The Brazilian Photograph 

Taken January 16, 1958, from the deck of the IGY research vessel

Almirante Saldanha at Trindade Isle, Brazil, by marine photographer

Almiro Barauna.  Witnessed by several officers and men of the

Brazilian Navy and Air Force.  Published in the Brazilian paper

Folha da Manho February 22, 1958, after analysis by the Naval

Ministry, and release by the President of Brazil.


THE CHALLENGE

OF

UNIDENTIFIED FLYING OBJECTS 

PRESENTED IN A SERIES OF SEPARATE ARTICLES BY

Charles A. Maney, Board Member

And

Richard Hall, Secretary

 

THE NATIONAL INVESTIGATIONS COMMITTEE

ON AERIAL PHENOMENA 

 

 

            "A new fact is battling strenuously for access to your ears. A new aspect of the universe is striving to reveal itself. But no fact is so simple that it is not harder to believe than to doubt at the first presentation"

- Lucretius (96-55 B. C.)  "The Nature of the Universe”

  WASHINGTON, D.C., 1961


Copyright   1961 by Richard Hall 

All Rights Reserved

 

1916-17th St., N. W.

Washington 9, D. C.

 

Manufactured in the United States of America


ACKNOWLEDGMENT 

            The authors are indebted to many of their col­leagues in the field of UFO investigation for material, help, and advice.  We particularly wish to thank: 

Lee R. Munsick, Fulcrum Productions, Morristown, N. J. 

Lex Mebane, Isabel Davis, and Ted Bloecher, Civilian Saucer Intelligence, New York City 

Major Donald E. Keyhoe, USMC (Ret.), Director of NICAP 

J. Escobar Faria, Sao Paulo, Brazil 

George Popowitch, UFO Research Committee, Akron, Ohio 

Mrs. Coral Lorenzen, Aerial Phenomena Research Organization, Tucson, Arizona 

In addition, we wish to thank the following people for permission to quote them or to reprint copyrighted material: 

Prof. Clyde Tombaugh

Dr.  Fred C.  Fair

Dr.  Charles H.  Otis

Wells Alan Webb

Walter N. Webb

Dr.  Seymour L. Hess

Bulkey S. Griffin

Flying Saucer Review (London

C. A. M.

R.  H.