The following are pages from the small notebook that John Keel used on his trips to Point Pleasant, West Virginia. Most of the book consisted of names, phone numbers, and directions but these are some of the more interesting pages which include notes on sightings.
m/sgt. Barto Durst, Jr - Nat. Guard Unit Pt Pleasant
Nov. 27, 1966 -
Connie Jo Carpenter, 18, Near New Haven.
Later that night "two girls" saw UWO [Unidentified Winged Object]
on Route 60 - near St. Albans. Ran into
neighbor's house - neighbor confirmed
sighting. (Boyfriend - Keithe Gordon)
(See next page)
Ury - asst. manager of The Kenney Shoe Store.
Nation Guardsman saw it sitting
in a tree - 1st of November -
Thought it was a deer hunter at
first - didn't tell anybody.
Pt. Pleasant Reg. - Dec. 9,1966 | Page 3 round the town |
"I was on wash. train No. 2 - Dec.
6th and saw "Bat man" heading down
the Ohio River. He was just above
Maysville, Ky. about 2:45 - Was a
darned big bird." - Mailman's letter to
That Thurs. night over 1,000
people were in area with guns.
etc. Bumper - To - Bumper -
Wed. morning - press conf. in
police station - (witnesses
had stayed up all night-)
A week later Linda & Steve moved
out of trailer.
Times-Sentinel - sun. Nov. 20, 1966
Wm. Watson of Georges Creek Rd.
Found his German Shepherd dog
crushed to death in a field outside
of Gallopolis, Ohio - Dog had
been missing for a week.
Knee-high grass for a radius of
20 ft. was knocked down.
No sign that dog was attacked
by any ordinary animal.
ST. ALBANS - "had big red
pop-eyes and didn't have a
beak." - Forty miles from Pt. Pleasant
April 3. 1967
1:35 A.M. observed descent of
red and green object into ravine
a few yards north of position.
object was clearly defined saucer
shape glowing red with greenish
upper surface. Unable to
determine size but it appeared
small. At first though it
descended over hill in background
but inspection of terrain with
searchlight indicates it
landed directly behind trees
only a short distance away.
Awaiting developments (1:45)
Scared - damn it.
2:00 A.M. - Drove to turn-around
point, turned and returned to
original parking position - unable
to see anything in ravine - no
lights or signs of activity.
(4-3-67) Still scared - not anxious
to get out of car. feel
object is in ravine.
2:25 A.M. - Observed orange UFO
maneuver and descend in northwest in
distance. Suddenly disappeared.
No sign of moon which was supposed to
rise at 1:59 A.M.
2:35 - Aware of what seemed to be
a flash of pale pink light behind
me. Similar flashed seemed to occur
a few minutes ago but I decided
it was my imagination. No sounds
or movements outside. Still trying
to muster courage to leave car and
look around. I feel "they" are
Feb. 22nd - 8:15 A.M. -
Mod shirt - Black hair-neatly combed
Never got out of car - | about 25 yrs. old.
old car-dark - ('49 Buick-Kieth saw it later)
Feb. 23 - heard knock on door - 3p.m.
No-one there - found note -
On 22nd she ran back upstairs and
stayed there all day -
March 22 - Connie heard beeping sound.
right outside window -
[ John Keel used his flashlight to blink messages in morse code at strange objects in the sky.
He said that when he flashed "descend" they would move downwards ]
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