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Flatwoods Monster Sketch (Archive) 2

The Anniversary of the “Flatwoods Monster”

The Anniversary of the “Flatwoods Monster” Saturday will mark the 63rd anniversary of one of the most famous and published alleged close encounter incidents from the 1950’s. It occurred in the town of Flatwoods, Braxton County West Virginia. On September 12th 1952, Fred and Eddie May were playing with a neighbor in a wooded hilltop near G.B. Fisher’s property when they saw a bright object moving in the sky and noticed that it appeared to land. The three boys went back to the May’s house and told Mrs. May what they saw. She then led the three boys towards where...