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NUMBERS OF "UNEXPLAINED" AERIAL SIGHTINGS REPORTED
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1959
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22
1960 31
1961
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71
1962
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46
1963
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51
1964
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74
1965
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56
1966
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95
1967
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362
1968
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280
1969
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228
1970
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181
1971
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379
1972
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201
1973
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233
1974
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177
1975
-
208
1976
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200
1977
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435
1978
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750
1979
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550
1980
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350
1981
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600
1982 250
1983
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390
1984
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214
1985
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177
1986
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120
1987
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150
1988
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397
1989
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258
1990
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209
1991
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117
1992
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147
1993
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258
1994
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250
1995
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373
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R E P O R T O F U N I D E N T I FI E D FL Y I N G O B J E C T
A . 1 9 1 7 5 5 J an
83 5
m i nu t e s .
B . O ne ai r c r af t - s h ap e d obje c t wi t h 6 li gh t s at f r o~ t
-
3
be low
3
-
obje c t
m ovi ng t oo s lowly t o be ai r c r af t .
C . O u t s i d e H ou s e .
D . N ake d e ye .
E . O ve r Swans e a ai r p or t h e ad i ng we s t ove r G owe r p e ni ns u la.
F. N ot known.
G . O ne t o one and a h alf m i le s .
H . C h angi ng.
J . G ood vi s i bi li t y.
K . N K .
I
e
R E P O R T O F U N I D E N T I FI E D FL Y I N G O B J E C T
A . 1 9 1 7 5 0 A J an 83 6 m i nu t e s .
B . T w o . O ne large e lo ngat e d s h ap e w i t h 2
p u ls at i ng w h i t e
li gh t s at
fro nt ~ ~ d 2 y e llo w i s h s t e ad y li gh t s o n t h e re ar. T h e s e co nd o ne s m all
and
t ri angu lar w i t h s t e ad y w h i t e li gh t s . N o s o u nd and no s m e ll.
c. O n t h e ro ad H e o l T al- y - C o p p a be t w e e n Y ~ rri s s t o n and L lans am i t t i n a
car and o u t d o o rs . S t at i o nary .
D . N a. . 1 t e d
e y e .
E . We s t t o e as t fro m D V L C i n Mo rri s s t o n t o w ard s Ki lve y H i ll.
F. I n fro nt and abo ve .
G . N o ne .
H . S t e ad y .
J . D ark bu t cle ar.
K. B u i ld i ng e s t at e .
e
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R E P O R T O F U N I D E N T I FI E D FL Y I N G O B J E C T
A . 1 9 1 8 3 5 J an 8 3 .
E . O ne
o b j e c t ,
3 light s in t r iangu lar shap e , p ink light at p o int .
C . O u t sid e ho u se in r o ad .
D .
P u lle d
u p
i1 1 C ST and o b se r ve d it o ve r he a .
E . T o war d s him and o ve r ~ e a . We st t o e ast d ir e c t io n.
F. T r ave lling in st e ad y st r aight line .
G . Faint hu mming so u nd , far away.
I T . ~ t r aight li~ ~ sle wly.
J . Ve r y c le ar .
K . N il.
- -
. . . . ;
e
R E P O R T O F
U N I D E N T I FI E D
FL Y I N G O B J E C T
A .
1 9 1 9 4 5 J a n .
B .
S i m i l a r to sta r or
p l a n e t, on e obje ct o~ ~ y .
A l te r n a ti n g
bl ue a n d r e d
i n col our .
C . Fr om
fr on t
ga r de n of house i n a n e l e va te d
p osi ti on ,
cocm a n di ~ g
e xce l l e n t
vi e v of
N e w p or t a r e a , B r i stol C ha n n e l a n d A von .
D .
B y n a k e d
e y e , te l e scop e a n d bi n ocul a r s.
E . S outh
w e st.
. . . .
. / ; .
. 3 0 de gr e e s.
G .
U n a bl e to sta te
?r e ci se l y di sta n ce ,
a p p e a r s si ~ ~ l a r to othe r
sta r s.
H .
S ta ti c.
J .
C l e a r ,
cl oudl e ss.
K .
T w o a i r cr a ft
p a sse d be 20 w
obje ct. C oul d ~ ot be con u~ e d w i t~
a i r cr a ft
l i ghts.
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R E P O R T O F U N I D E N T I FI E D FL Y I N G O B J E C T
A . 191800 J a n 83 10 m i nu t e s .
E . ~ w o o b j e c t s , l o ng ,
o ne i n fro nt o f o t he r s e c o nd o b j e c t ha d l a rg e re d
s t e a dy l i g ht o n fro nt . Fl a s hi ng w hi t e l i g ht s c e nt re a nd t a i l o f b o t h
o b j e c t s .
c . L 1
w ynhe ndy,
L l a ne l l i . O u t do o rs s t a t i o na . - ; .
D . N a k e d e ye .
E . : ? ro o S w a . . ’ " l s e a , t he n he a de d t o w a rds t he G o l i e : ’ .
~ . N / K .
G . N / K . .
H . S t e a di l y s l o w m o v i ng .
J . N / K .
K . N o .
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R E F O R T O F U N I D E N T I F I E D F L Y I N G O B J E C T
A . 1 9 1 7 3 0 - 4 5 1 0 m i n u t e s .
E . T - . . r o
v e r y b r i g h t li g h t s ab o u t t h e le n g t h
o f a B o e i n g 7 4 7 ap ar t . N o
s h ap e .
c .
-
I n d o o r s an d o u t d o o r s . S t at i o n ar y an d m o v i n g .
D . N ~ ~ e d
e je an d ,b i n o u 1 ar s .
~ . O v e r t h e
L i r e g u ar ~
S t at i o n , M u m b le s .
F . 20 0 0 ft r - fax .
G . O n ~ m le aw ay .
H . S t e ad y c h a. . " ’ 1 g i n g .
J . C le ar n i g h t , n o m o o n .
K .
O p e ll s e a.
. .
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R E P O R T O F U N I D E N T I FI E D FL Y I N G O B J r e T
. . . .
A . 1 9 1 8 3 Q A J an
8 3 ,
2 m i nu t e s .
B . T h r e e wh i t e flas h i ng li gh t s .
C . Hi gh e s t poi nt of Swanae a on Hi ll.
D . N ak e d
e y e .
E . T owar d s Swans e a B ay .
F. ? lI K .
G . N I K .
H. St e ad y s low s pe e d .
J . C le ar ni gh t .
I { . 1 - ; / i ~ .
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R E P O R T O F U N I D E N T I FI E D FL Y I N G O B J E C T
A . 19 17 4 5 - 18 4 5 A J an 8 3 .
B . O ne obje ct s p l i t
i nto 2 p ar ts , 3
\ o/ h i te l i gh ts at i r ont and
3
at ’ back .
M as s i v e i n s i z e , obl ong i n s h ap e . N o s ou nd, no s m e l l .
V e r y br i gh t
l i gh ts f l as h i ng on ar . d of ! .
C . P e ntr e ge tth i n R e ad, S w ans e a. O u tdoor s .
D . N ak e d e y e .
E . } ~ v i ng s l ow l y r ou nd T V - w as ti or 5 - 10 m i nu te s .
F. N / K .
. .
G .
N / K .
F. : . l . f ov i ng
v e r y s l ow l ~ 7 .
u . Fi ne . C ol d.
K . T V - m as t.
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R E P O R T O F U N I D E N T I FI E D FL Y I N G O B J E C T
A . 1 9 1 7 5 0 - 1 8 1 5 A J an 8 3 .
B . V e ~ J large , possibly
sauce r sh ape d ,
4 or
5 ligh ts flash ing i~ rotation.
A re as of obje ct lit up by ligh ts, appe are d to be ail’ re r in colour.
C . S tationar’ J , outd oors, P ort T albot.
D . N ak e d e ye .
E . I n d ire ction of ste e l w ork s.
F. N / K .
G . N / K .
H . H ov e ring, first obje ct joine d by
se cond obje ct and be came one . ~ ~ v e
off i~ d ire ction of S w anse a.
J . C l- aar nigh t, sta: : - s v isible .
K . S te e l w ork s.
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.
NUMBERS OF "UNEXPLAINED" AERIAL SIGHTINGS REPORTED
TO THE MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
1959
-
22 1981
-
600
1960
-
31 1982
-
250
1961
-
71 1983
-
390
1962
-
46 1984
-
214
1963
-
51 1985
-
177
1964
-
74 1986
-
120
1965
-
56 1987
-
150
1966
-
95 1988
-
397
1967
-
362 1989
-
258
1968
-
280 1990
-
209
1969
-
228 1991
-
117
1970
-
181 1992
-
147
1971
-
379 1993
-
258
1972
-
201 1994
-
250
1973
-
233 1995
-
373
1974
-
177
1975
-
208
1976
-
200
1977
-
435
1978
-
750
1979
-
550
1980
-
350
Figures from before 1959 are not available.
NB. The above figures relate to the number of
reports, received
by
the Ministry of Defence, of aerial activity which was not
immediately identifiable to the witness.
They should not be taken
to reflect sightings of "UFO/flying saucers".
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V I m r e nt a b le m ovi e
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di ft e r i ng le ve ls , ot ot t - wor ld i nt e r t e a r a noe .
T he s e cond wa s t he . A . t la nt i a ns , who we r e a ct ua l1 . ,
t he L . , r i a ns , who we r e r e fuge e s t r om t he
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What oomplioates this of t- w or ld inter mar r age liason
to the Bar th held human equasion, is that tor the
most par t their inter tr eanoe had helped us and the
pr oblem oad t be r emid ied , suoh as
tr ying
to br eed
it outJ
The Billy ~ eier oontaots at Reinw el Sw itzer land ,
d ur r ing the 1 9 7 0 s, had elud ed to the possability
that cer tain
segments of this
society, ar e head ed
f or f utur e d istr uotion.
What I suggest is that those in author ity and w or ld
pow er be honest w ith themselves and take a f ew options
that might aleiaveate this d estr uotion, as Bar tK s
masses of
peoples, ar e a solid state phenomina and
if
you d o not br eakup the solid state af f air of things
then, then the oir outr y aots as one.
Fir st
things f ir st. The Queen and all r oality in
E ngland , only O O I J J : patent r epr esent a level mar k of
quality, that the Br itish oitizen oan match.
The Queen
d ur r ing the seoond
w opld w ar , w as a peo-
ple’ s
queen, w ho knew how to tear d ow n an engine and
stood sid e
by
sid e w ith the
people, in their time
of need and unoer tanity.
I f
you oompair Pleiad ean
sooiety w ith tod ays Br i-
tish sooiety, you w ill their society is based on
loyality to a boar d member of tw elve. They make
the d eoisions, but the level of
per sonal
quality
3 .
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n$ue h. asthe
king
or que e n w oul d stipul ate for the
m sse s to grs. v itate to. , w oul d be e qual ate ral . 1 f
1 1 \ note as
tigate ing a right or
w rong,
but am try -
ing to e Xpre ss that the qual ity of the ge ne and the
h’ l U r1 8 . n 1 ihat it prod uc e s, is pushe d to be a $oc ie ty
w id e
qual ity , w ith the P l e is. d e ans.
The probl e m I se e w ith the U nite d S ts. te s and Gre at
B riton, is that popul ation sise s hav e inore ase d ,
the re ne e d s to be a
c hange from the statusquoe
$0 that the d ire . ’ re d ic tions e xpre sse d 1 n the A m -
,
e rl l c anl m O s A noie nt P ro’ P haoi s, d o not oom e t: M 1 e .
The A m e rioans. . had m ad e an
e xoh$. 1 1 ge program ,
in the
1 9 6 0s, w he re Ze ta 1 \ e tiouJ . an astronaut
gre y s, w e re
e xe hange d for ~ o A m e rioan stronaut
e xpl ore rs.
This w as out of the oobase
a, gre e m e : nts, w ith the
Ze ta. Re tie ul ans, as e l ud e d to in the books, . A n
A l ie n
H arv e st. by L . M . H ow e and E xtra- te rre stial "
1 ’ re ind s A : tl d F oe s, by Ge orge a. A nd re w s.
What is tol d
by Khy l a, in A nd re w ’ book, is
v e ry
true and this is w hy I am w rite ing
y ou.
The 1 st ov iture that w as m ad e to the A m e rio
pU bl io, about the possabil ity of
going into spac e
w asA r: 6 b. ’ Q rO . al arke ~ 2 001 , w he re the spaoe aut-
hority had
stipul aite d that the re Woul d be spaoe
shuttl e s
going to a ne ar spac e rotary spac e sta-
tion, . that e v e ry one c oul d use .
4 .
- -
The o n l y video Ubl icatio n , that I have ever seen
where the British pUbl ic, co ul d wo rk o r en jo y
a
jo b in space, was the UFO series, as distribute
T. V . ’ / ’
durrin g the mo d 1910s erra.
Oo l l ectivl y then , we co ul d n o t l aun ch an y ven ture
in to
space, because o f al l o f the man y mil l io n s o f
do l l ars that we~ e secretl y bein g fun n el ed in to the
V ietn am W ar.
1968 was a
key y ear, if man was
go in g
to ven ture
in to space. W e have missed this prime win do w an d
to bo o t, as to l d in the American based paperback
Ho l e I n Tn e
S ky ,
there is stro n g eviden ce that
stipul ates that gro ss ammo un ts o f ro cket pl ume
ex aust, can affect n o t o n l y the qual ity o f the
atmo sphere, but al so adversl ey effects the weather.
There is al so the ex pen ce o f prepairin g vehicl es
to take man y peo pl e al o ft," which wo ul d be great;
as
o ppo sed to the co st o f o n e o f the so man y
sa-
ucers t; hat the U. S . has in
hidein g, after the
co n fiscatio n o f the craft fro m said crash l an din g
sight. "
~ o w, Presiden t Bil l Ol in to n is
try in g to ward
o ff the tel l - al l fro m the W hite W ater an d First;
,
Lady Hil l iary Ol in to n s in vo l vemen t with V in cen t
Fo ster an d _ S A
papers, pl uss missin g papers in
in vaul t; .
5 .
e
O n the othe r han d the e s c ap ad. e s of Prin c e . O harle s
. an d
O an n e lla Parke r Bowe s , te lls of a torrid atf. aiv p J . u s s <
the good p rin c e be in g c au ght giv e in g c affin e , to an
alre ady u p tight rac e hors e " doe s dt ye ald p u blic u n ity.
Whe re I am . n ot agin s tthe fre e e n te rp ris e s ys te m
do the s e ac tion s
by p Ublic figu re s , look an ythin g
like s om e v e s tage O f goin g in to s p ac e for the p u -
blic ,or the 7e ar1965 , whe n Pre s ide n t Ke n n e dy told
u s that we We re
goin g
to the m oon ?
’ robe blu n t, the tac tors of ou r c iv ilization be in g
p e troliu : m bas e d an d to fu rthe r ou r c olJ . e c tiv e dan g. .
e rs t n ot re c ogn is e in g that be c aUs e of ou r ov e rp op u -
lation p roble m s , as told in e ar. An c ie n t Prop hac ie s
p u t this world on e . a c ollis ion c ou rs e with doom .
I had p e rs on al s " n c ron ic ity with the fe m ale Ple ia. .
de an S e m - ya- s e e , ’ Whe n s he hithe r he ad du . r: r- in g the
Bill’ 1M e i~ rlan din gs , in 1971.
A
lon g s tory s hort, is that S e m jas e an d I s hare a
a.
.
frate rn al twin s
ge n e , 1’ . 0 1’
a.
s hort while in
19’ 11
I fe lt an d kn e w what s he did abou t this s oe ie ty
an d it’ s p e rdic am . e n ts . v ia. a
typ e
of biologi. c al te l-
e p athr. ( T win s in the p a. s t p atte rn of tim e . )
I
you s hou ldge tas an c . tion to c ha. n ge the . c ou rs . e
that We
. . .
are on an d the Qu e e n . wan ts
c han ge , the n I
s u gge s t that 70 u >ge tan au dian c e with M r. Bill. ,
M e ie r in He in wal S wits s e rlan d an i tall him that
6 .
e
A n d * * *
I a m ge n un in e ly lin ke d bo S e m j a s e .
The n be ll him bo e xpre s s to S e m j a s e ’ s Pa bhe r Pha a ba
s hould pick m e
up,
in bhe a re a of ’ bhe Brid ge porb Ba r
a t 10 Richa rd s S bre e b, of ’ f ’
H w , 173 oub of ’ Bre w s be r
Wa s hin gton a s s oon a s
pos s a ble .
Wha b w ill ha ppe n f ’ rom bhe re , is bha b a s a uce r w ill
pick m e
u- p
a n d ba ke m e to bhe A n d rom e d ia Ooun cil
w he re I w ill m a ke a n
im pa s s ion e d ple a f ’ or te chn ica l
a s s is ta n ce bha b w ould m a ke bobh Ma rs a n d Ve n us ha b-
bita ble via
a ugm e n ta bion , w hich is give n in the book
The Ple ia d e a n Mis s ion a n d A m e rica n publica bion , by
Ra n d olph Win te rs .
.
y
I f ’
you us e com pube r e n ha n ce d
im m a ge ry, plus s
con vie n a n ce of ’ a
s upe r oom pute r to coord in a te
the
the
ve ctors , a ltibud e s a n d ge n e ra l con ce n s us e s of ’ a ll
vis ua l UFO
s ighbin gs , you m ight s ta rb bo s e e a
pa tte rn , " or a t le a s t be f ’ a m ili r w ibh s om e of ’
bhe UFO s ign a ture pa tbe rn s .
Whe re e a ve n bhe n e w
E uro- Fighbe r could n ot m a ke
a n in te roe pb on s om e of ’ the s e UFOs , on e w ould a t
oe rta in in te rva ls ha ve a
olue , bo w he n a uos s a b-
le n e w
s ightin g w ould occur.
I n olos e in g our ourre n t w orld
pe rd ioa m e n t, is
ve ry s im ila r to be in g a
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We w o u l d l i k e t o w e l c o m e
e v e r y
ne w r e a d e r t o t h i s . B r i t i s h U F O m a g a z i ne
t h e B R I T I S H U fO S T U D I E S CE N T R E u l N T E LLl G E N CE u
( B U F OS CI ) .
Wh i l t b e g a n, a s s t a r t i ng a ne w N o r t h We s t U F Q S t u d l . e s Ce nt r e
( b y
r e q u e s t s fr o m o t h e r U fo l o g l s t s ) h a s q u i t e r a p i d l y g r o w n I nt o t h e fo r m a t i o n
o f a N a t i o na l Or g a nl s . a t l o n t h a t w i l l t r a v e l t o a ny w h e r e I n t h e
Co u nt r y I n o r d e r t o
I nv e s t i g a t e U F O s l g h t l ng s .
T h e B R I T I S H U F O S T U D I E S CE N T R E a r e s o m e w h a t d i ffe r e nt fr o m o t h e r
U F O Or g a nl s a t i o ns , a ny o ne w h o I s w o r k i ng a c t i v e l y w i t h i n B r i t i s h U fo l o g y
o r e v e n a c o m p l e t e o u t s i d e r o r no v i c e w i l l b e g i v e n c o ns i d e r a t i o n w h e n o ffe r i ng
p a p e r s t o t h i s m a g a z l ne . We a r e a d e m o c r a t i c b u nc h o f p e o p l e w h o a r e a i m i ng t o
e nh a nc e t h e I d e nt i t y o f U fo l o g y t h r o u g h o u t t h e Wo r l d . N o t h l ng w i l l d e t e r u s fr o m
t h i s .
S o m e U F O Or g a nl s a t l o ns r e l y o n Ch a l r p e r s o ns , V l c e Ch a i r p e r s o ns a nd o t h e r
Co u nc i l Me m b e r s e t c , o u r Or g a ni s a t i o n I s d i s s i m i l a r t o t h a t . T h e o nl y r e a s o n w h y
E r l c ’ s na m e a p p e a r s a s D i r e c t o r I s q u i t e s l m p l e , l t l s d u e t o t h e fa c t h e w i l l b e
p r o m o t i ng a r t i c l e s I n N e w s p a p e r s , R a d l o I nt e r v i e w s a nd T e l e v l s i o n, a s w e l l a s
g i v i ng l e c t u r e s . .
I f y o u
t e l e p h o ne ’ t h e 2 4 h r U F O H o t l i ne a nd g e t t h e r e c o r d e d m e s s a g e , d o " nt
w o r r y - w e w i l l c a l l y o u b a c k a . s . a . p . E r l c w o r k s I r r e g u l a r s h i ft s a t a N u r s i ng
H o m e . T h e b e s t
d i l Y s
. t o r e a c h h i m a r e We d ne s d a y a ft e r no o n, T h u r s d a y a l l d a y
a nd F r i d a y u nt l l 1 p m .
T h e B R I T I S H U F O S T U D I E S CE N T R E h a v e a n I d e a l b a s e , s i t u a t e d I n S o u t h
Ch e s h i r e I n
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N o r t h - We s t . We h a v e e a s y a c c e s s t o
o t h e r m a j o r Ci t i e s l i k e
Ma nc h e s t e r a nd B i r m i ng h a m a nd a l s o Lo nd o n. l nv e s t l g a t o r s a r e a l s o p l a c e d I n
o t h e r s t r a t e g i c p a r t s o f t h e Co u nt r y w h e r e a c c e s s t o m o r e d i ffi c u l t a r e a s a r e
a c c e s i b l e t o a u F OS C I nv e s t i g a t o r s .
T H E B R I T I S H U F O S T U D I E S CE N T R E A N D B R I T I S H U F O S T U D I E S CE N T R E
I N T E LLI G E N CE a r e u p d a t i ng t h e i r c o m p u t e r s y s t e m t o I B M c o m p a t a b l l l t y a nd
t h e ne x t I s s u e o f t h e m a g a z i ne w i l l b e . g r e a t l y e nh a nc e d w i t h m u c h m o r e d a t a
a nd s o m e s t u nni ng a c c o u nt s . We r e g r e t t h i s fi r s t I s s u e I s u na b l e t o d o t h l s , b u t
w e h o p e y o u w i l l b e p a t l e nt . . . l t I s q u i t e d i ffi c u l t t o s t a r t a U F O m a g a z i ne a ft e r a
ne a r fo u r y e a r b r e a k fr o m U fo l o g y . . . t e c h no l o g y c h a ng e s s o q u l c k l y . T h e l a s t
m a g a z i ne I p r o d u c e d w a s o n a t y p e w r l t e r l
T h i s m a g a z i ne w i l l a l s o I nc l u d e I nfo r m a t i o n fr o m t h e P l y m o u t h U F O
I nv e s t i g a t i o n Ce nt r e ( P U F OI C) a nd t h e Ch e s h i r e U F O S t u d i e s Ce nt r e ( CU F OS C)
w h i c h E r i c o p e r a t e d b e t w e e n t h e y e a r s o f 1 9 7 8 t o 1 9 9 0 .
We a r e a v a i l a b l e t o fo r a c c e s s v i a a 2 4 h r a ns w e r p h o ne a nd a l s o fa c s l m l l l e
( 0 2 1 0 5 2 2 4 1 4 ) w h i c h i s u s e fu l w h e n c o m m u ni c a t i ng w i t h o t h e r F o r e i g n G r o u p s
e t c .
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We h o p e o u r P t l o t o o p y l n g f a c i l i t y w i l l p r o d u c e d r a m a t i c r es u l t s o f t h e
p h o t o g r a p h s w eh v e, l n f a d t h e p h o t o g r a p h s E t l c a n d V i r g i l M o h n o r t o o k I n
Wi l t s h i r e I n
J u l y o f e C r o p C i r c l es Wer e d r i U l 1 a t i c . $ h o u l d a n y o n e w i s h b a c k
c o p i es o f B U F O . S C N T E L L I G E N C E o r b a c k c o p i es o f Wes t
C o u n t r y U F O N ew s o r
t h e C h es h i r e U F O t u d l es C en t r e p u b l i c a t i o n p l ea s e a s k a s w e c a n r e- p r l n t
t h em a t
v er y c o m p t l v e p r i c es . ,
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.
m a k e t o r ea d er s s u b s c r i b er s a n d m em b er s o f B U F O S C I s
t h a t 5 er u f I s o d o n o t h es i t a t e
t o w r i t e t o u S , w e I I a n s w er . We d o k n o w h o w I t f eel s w h en p eo p l e w r i t e t o U F O
O r g a n l s a t l o n s a n d ec el v e n o r ep l y , b ec a u s e I t h a s h a p p en ed t o o u r s el v es . l n f a c t
c o m m u n i c a t i o n I s n e o f o u r m a i n p r l o r l t l es , l n f a c t I f a n y o n e l ea v es a m es s a g e
o n o u r a n f er p h o e w e c a n a c c es s t h a t m es s a g e f r o m
a n y w h er e w e a r e I n t h e
C o u n t r y a n d r . s et I t t o r ec o r d f u r t h er m es s a g es . l n f a c t w e c a n d o t h i s ev en
f r o m
a b r o a d a s w e s u c c f u l l y d i d I t f r o m M a j o r c a I n S ep t em b er l l
.
T h e B R I T I S H U F O T U D I E S C E N T R E a r e a l s o w o r k i n g w i t h a N a t i o n a l C r o p
C i r c l e R es ea r c h T I n t h i s
C o u n t r y a n d w e w i l l b r i n g y o u n ew s o f r ep o r t ed
C r o p C i r c l es t h a t h ea r o f , l n f a c t a s I m en t i o n ed ea r l i er V i r g i l a n d I s p en t t h r ee
d a y s
I n . t h e d a r k es a r ea s o f Wi l t s h i r e I n
J u l y s t u d y i n g C r o p C i r c l es a n d s o r t i n g
t h e g en u i n e o n es I i o m t h e h o a x es l a n d w e m a d e s o m ex c l t l n g
d l s c o v er l es A r g u a
I y
t h e m o s t I n t er es t i n g C r o p C i r c l e t o b e d i s c o v er ed t h i s
y ea r w a s o n e’ d l s c v er ed o n t h e C h es h l r eI Wel s h b o r d er I n A u g u s t a n d B U F O S C
m a d e s o m e
v er y
I d ep t h I n v es t i g a t i o n s I n t o t h i s .
c i r c l e w h i c h
n o b o d y h a s c o m e
f o r w a r d t o c l a i m I t h o a x . l t I s a r g u a b l y t o o f a r f o r D o u g a n d D a v e t o c o m e t o
h o a x t h em w i t h t h r I n t r u t g l n g p l c t o g r a m s t h ey h a v e c l a i m ed t o h a v e b een
m a k i n g f o r a n u m b r o f y ea r s n o w .
. .
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c o l l ea g u es
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I I n f o r m o t h er O r g a n l s a t l o n s a l s o a b o u t I f s b l r t h . . . w e a r e
v er y
. ex c l t ed a b o u t l t , y o c a n b e r es t
a s s U r ed Y i
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v ei l l l n f o r m a t l o n r eg a r d i n g
t h e U F O p h en o m o n n ev er k n o w n b ef o r l t , w e h a v e m a d e s o m e
v er y
I n t er es t i n g
a n d s t a r t l l g d l s c o er l es I n t o s l g h t l n g s , es p ec l
l y a b d u c t i o n s o v er t h e l a s t s i x
m o n t h s , t h es e d l s c l s u r es w i l l t u r n t h w h o l s c en a r i o o f a b d u c t i o n s " u p s i d e
d o w n o n c e w e t V o u r f i n d l n g s . O n eo f t h s u b j ec t s w e w i l l b e d i s c u s s i n g I s
- ’ 5 r eg r es s l v eh y p 05 1 5 r ea l l y n ec es s a r y I n a b d u c t i o n c a s es ? -
P a u s e f o r
t h o u g h t h er e b c a s eo f t h e I m p o r t a n c e o f r eg r ~ s s l v e
h y p n o s i s I n t h e p a s t
I n v o l v i n g a b d u c t s .
.
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q u er y
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G r o u p w h o c a n . T h I s t h e a l m s o f t h B R I T I S H U F O S T U D I E S C E N T R E .
00 Y O U T I i I N . K T . I ’ I E R E . I S A f - C N
R U P O N U F O S , P l E A S E I N F O R M U S I F y o u T H I N K T H I S B E C A U S E WE C A N P E T I T I O N L O C A l .
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.
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O f f i c e , P o l i c e , R o y a l O b s e r v a t o r y a n d a n y o n e e l s e w h o m a y b e a b l e t o
I d e n t i f y
t h e o b j e c t I n q u e s t i o n . Th e t i m e I t t a k e s t o I d e n t l f y - l f p o s s l b l e - a n
o b j e c t c a n
v a r y
. f r o m a f e w m i n u t e s , d a y s o r e v e n w e e k s . , l n f a c t e x a c t l y
t h e t i m e I t t a k e s U f o l o g l s t s . l f t h e I n f o r m a t i o n I s s k e t c h y t h e s i g h t i n g m a y
n e v e r b e e x p l a i n e d (I n s u f f l c l e n t . d a t a ) .
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b o o k , l t ’ s c o n t e n t s d o n o t
s e e m t o h a v e b e e n n o t e d
b y m a n y U f o l o g l s t s . B u t w e k n e w t h e
d e s i g n a t e d D e p a r t m e n t f r o m O t t l c l a l l e t t e r s a l r e a d y o n p u b l i s h e d o n
U F O ’ s
p r i o r t o 1 9 6 9 , w h i c h m a k e s o n e w o n d e r w h e t h e r t h e d a t a w a s
I g n o r e d d e l l b e r a t e l y ? Wh e n P o l i c e o n t h e I s l e o f Wi g h t s a i d t h a t t h e y
w o u l d b e u s i n g s p e c i a l f o r m s I s s u e d
b y
a c e n t r e I n L o n d o n t o r e c o r d
r e c e n t s l g h t l n g s o v e r t h e a r e a , t h e r e w a s m o r e s p e c u l a t l o n . Wh a t
f o r m s ? Wh a t c e n t r e ? a s k e d F S R a n d o n e r e a d e r w r o t e I n t o s a y t h a t
a r o u n d O c t o b e r 1 9 76 B B C R a d i o 1 n e w s h a d r e p o r t e d t h a t a s p e c i a l
c e . n t r e f o r U F O r e p o r t s h a d b e e n s e t u p I n Wh l t e h a l l . Th e D e p a r t m e n t I s
c a l l e d S 4 (F ) . . . t h e w r i t e r s u g g e s t e d . t h a t t h e f o r m s m i g h t c o m e f r o m t h i s
d e p a r t m e n t . Wh l c h w e k n e w t e n y e a r s . o r s o b e f o r e .
;
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U F O ’ s
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u p
r e c e n t l y . . . . . w e w o ~ n t m a k e
a n y c o m m e n t s . B u t w h y w a s F S R m y s t i f i e d
a s t o t h i s M O D (A i r )
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C h a p m a n s b o o k , a n d h e u s e d . a g r e a t d e a l o f F S R m a t e r l a l , a n d h e e v e n
w r i t e s , . . .
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m y
f r i e n d s C h a r l e s B o w e n a n d Go r d o n C r e i g h t o n f o r
h e l p i n g m e p r e p a r e m a t e r i a l f o r t h i s
b o o k "
. M r B o w e n e d i t e d F S R f o r
m a n y y e a r s , a J o b n o w t a k e n o v e r
b y
M r C r e l g h t o n . . . d l d t h e y r e a d t h e
b o o k ?
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e
On t h e 12 & 13 t h May 19 7 9 t h e A u t h o r at t e nd e d t h e T r o w b r i d g e UFO C o nf e r e nc e
and m e t a n m b e r o f p e r s o ns and G r o u p s w h o kne w o f
m y I nt e r e s t I n
I nt e l l i g e nc e w o r k, o ne p e r s o n s h o w e d m e a
c o p y o f an
al l e g e d UOf f I c l al UFO
D o c u m e nt ’ u b l l s h e d f r o m t h e V i e w p o i nt A c q u ar l o u s
m ag az i ne
b y Mr R e x
D u t t a. 1 w as ar f r o m c o nv l nc e d w h n t h e
g e nt l e m an m ad e an
ap p e ar anc e at t h e
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h e ’ d
s UP p o s e d l y g o t t h e S e c r e t
d o c u m e nt & t ai l i ng UFO c o nt ac t s . T h e
- m s w e r s
w e r e ne v e r
c o nv i nc i ng and I t
h as b e e n
p r v e n b e yo nd d o u b t I t w as a f ak
d o c u m e nt . . . w h o
t h e c u l p r i t I s w e
c a’ nt
p r OV . . t h o u g h t h e d o c u m e nt I s
s t i l i g o i ng r o u nd .
T h e r e ar e n m e r o u s P r e s s and UFO
m ag az i ne ar t i c l e s t h at o ne c an t e ar t o
s h r e d s
r e g d i ng MOD
( A i r ) and UFO’ s . T h e p r o b l e m
I s t h at no o ne w ant s t o
t r y
and g e t at e t r u t h o f t h i s m at t e r . A
p i t y
w h e n o ne c o ns i d e r s al l t h at w e m i g h t
.
g ai n f r o m a u r e ap p r ai s al o f t h e s i t u at i o n. P e r h ap s I t
m i g h t h e l p t o s t at e t h e
.
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t r y
o f D e f e nc e
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FO’ s :
.
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( A i r ) I nv e s t i g at e s
r e p o r t s o f U FO’ s
f r o m v ar i o u s s o u r c e s . . . t h e
p u b l l c , P o l l c , and u ni t s o f t h e
A r m e d S e r v l c e s . . s o l e l y t o s e e I f t h e r e ar e
any
d e f e nc e 1m I I c at l o ns .
.
( 2l T h e r e l s 0 D e p ar t m e nt
s p e c l f l c al l yc o nc e r ne d
w i t h t h e I nv e s t i g at i o n and
s t u d y o f U F ’ s . T h e
S e c r e t ar i at
r e s p o ns i b l e
( no w D S 8) ( ( 19 9 4 . . no w S e c r e t ar i at
( A l r S t af f ) 2a
)
h as s t at e d t h at : - -
R e p o r t s ar e e x am i ne d
b y v ar i o u s
s p e c i al i s t
s t af f s w l t h l t h e
Mi ni s t r y o f D e t e nc and R A F c o m m and s as
p ar t o f no r m al s t af f
f u nc t l o ns . T
e y
h av e ac c e s s no t o nl y t o t h e f u l l s c l e nt i f l c and
p r o f e s s i o nal
r e s o u t c e s 0 t h e Mi ni s t r y b u t al s o , l f ne c e s s ar y t o t h e e x p e r t ad v i c e o f o t h e r
G o v e r nm e n and no n- G o v e r nm e nt al b o d l e s u .
( 3 )
T h e MOD s I nt e r e s t I n U
FO’ s
I s l i m i t e d t o D e f e nc e
as p e c t s , t h e p r e s s u r e s o n
t h e i r b u d g e ar e s o s e v e r e t h at t h e y c anno t
J u s t i f y e x p e nd i t u r e o n s c l e nt l f l c
s t u d i e s t h at o u l d
g o b e yo nd d e f e nc e I nt e r e s t s
( I . e , I nv e s t i g at i o ns I nt o t h e
s c i e nt i f i c s l nl f l c anc e o f t h e UFO p h e no m
o n)
( 4 )
UFO
s l g ng r e p o r t s ar e 10 T c l as s l f l e d
m at e r i al
no r m al l y, b u t l n ac c o r d anc e
w l t t i t h e P u I l c R e c o r d s A c : t al l f o r m s o f c o r r
s p o nd anc e w i t h m e m b e r s o f t h e
p u b l i c ar e c ns l d e r e d as c o nf i d e nt i al
. . and no t
Op e n t o p Ub l i c s c r u t i ny f o r s o m e
t h l r t Y v e ar s .
( 5) O~ c e l t I c l e ar t h at t h e r e I s no
d e f e nc e t r np l l c at l o n, t h e
Mi nl s t r y. d o e s no t
p u r s u e i t ’ s r s e ar c h .
. . . .
. . .
( 6 ) T h e Mi ni
t r y
d o e s no t h av e t h e r e s o u r c e s t o u nd e r t ake t h e
ne c e s s ar y e d i t i ng
o f f l i e s f o r
p
b l l c r e l e as e .
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N C )
~ p o
ar e h e l d p r i o r t o 19 6 2.
I n
t h e , l f . o u s o f L o r d s o n t h e
4 t h
Mar c h
19 82. . L o r d
C l anc ar t Y as ke d h o w
m any
Uf O r e p o r t s h ad b e e n r e c e i v e d
b y t h e
Mi ni s t r y o f D e f e nc e f r o m ’ i 9 7 8 t o
19 81 ? T h e MI I s t e r L o r d L o ng r e p l i e d 2, 250 r e p o r t s h ad b e e n r e c e i v e d o v e r t h i s
p e r l o d " L o r d
o ng al s o s t at e d
t h at , s l n e 19 6 7 al l s u c h
r e p o r t s h ad b e e n
p r ( J ~ e r v e d , p l o r t o t h i s t h e f i v e ye ar d e s t r u c t i o n r u l e w as
g e ne r al l y
ap p l i e d . f o r e r C h i e f o f D e f e nc e S t af f A d m i r al L o r d H i l i - N o r t o n
c o nf l r m e d
t h l s , s ayl ng at p r i o r t o 19 6 2 r e c o r d s w e r . e d e s t r o ye d - b e c au s e
s o m e o ne h ad
d e c i d e d t h w e r e o f no I nt e r e s t l l .
. ~
.
.
,
e
I n o u r se t i o n o n t h e RAf , t h e Au t h o r
q u o t e d p a r t o f a l e t t e r fr o m Ai r M a r sh a l l S i r
V i c t o r G o d d a r d , t h e fi r st
D e p u t y D i r e c t o r o f Ai r
I n t e l l l g e n c e , d wh o l a t e r se r v e d
o n t h e Ai r C o u n c i l . A g r e a t d e a l o f fi c t i o n h a sb e e n wr i t t e n a b o u t t h e
p a r t h e
p l a y e d I n t h e
e q u a l l y t 1 c t l o n a l 1 9 ~ O - 1 9 ~ 5
RAF UFO
S t u d y , a n d t h e Au t h o r wi l l
n o w p r e se n t a fu l l e r q u o t a t i o n fr o m t wo o f t h e l e t t e r s
r e g a r d i n g O m c l a l UFO
I n v e st l g a t l o n u o r r a t h e r l a c k o f t h e m .
Fi r st l y , fr o m a l e t t e r t o t h e Au t h o r d a t e d 1 3 t h O c t o b e r 1 9 83
"
I ’
" " e o n l y r e a so n
wh y I sh o u l d h a v e c o n t a c t wi t h t h e RAF I n t e l l i g e n c e si d e o f
t h e o l d Ai r
M i n i st r y a b o u t UFO ’s
wa s
m y k e e n e sst o p r e v e n t FS R fr o m d o i n g
wh a t t h e y h a v e d o n e , t h a t I s
g o i n g o ff t h e
d e e p e n d a b o u t
G o v e r n m e n t
c o v e r - u p
"
I n
’t h i s
C o u n t r y a b o u t U FO ’s.
T h a t I st h e t o t a l e x t e n t o f
m y u n o ffi c i a l c o n t a c t wi t h t h e RAF a b o u t U F( ) ’s.
W h a t h a sb e e n t h e m a i n c a u se o f t h e
a l l e g e d c o v e r - u p i st h e fa c t t h a t n o
G o v e r n m e n t
D e p a r t m e n t a n d n o n e o f t h e
fi g h t i n g S e r v i c e s. h a v e b e e n m a d e
r e sp o n si b l e fo r r e p o r t so n UFO ’s. T h e
r e a so n fo r t h a t I st h a t b y n o st r e t c h o f t h e
I m a g i n a t i o n I sa c t i o n
b y t h e U
FO ’s
b e e n a g a i n st t h e
C o u n t r y o r I t ’s I n t e r e st s.
I n p u r su a n c e o f
m y a i m fr o m
p r e v e n t i n g FS R
o v e r st a t i n g t h e i r c a se I h a v e
c o r r e sp o n d e d wi t h e x - RAF
D i r e c t o r s, o f I n t e l Ug e n c e t o
a r k
t h e m wh a t t h e i r
v i e wswe r e a b o u t U
FO ’s
a n d wh a t , l f
a n y , G o v e r n m e n t
D e p ; u ’t m e n t wa s
r e sp o n sl b l e . T h e v a r i o u se x - h e a d so f I n t e l l i g e n c e t h a t I wr o t e t o o n t h i s
sUb j e c t
h a d a l l b e e n m e n wh o h a d b e e n u n d e r m e wh e n I wa sI n t h e RAF . T h e l a st m a n
t o wh o m I wr o t e sa l d , a so t h e r sh a d sa i d , G o v e r n m e n t
c o v e r - u p
\ ! V a s
n o n se n se ; h e
a g r e e d t h a t I h a d g o t h o l d o f t h e
r i g h t v i e w o f UFO ’s
wh i c h h e
b e l i e v e d I n a sI d o .
T h i swa sc l a r i fi e d
b y S i r V i c t o r G o d d a r d I n a n o t h e r l e t t e r d a t e d 2 1 st O c t o b e r
1 9 83 .
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m a y sa y t h a t n o b r a n c h o f t h e
fi g h t i n g S e r v i c e s
I n c l u d i n g t h e i r H e a d
O ffi c e so r t h e
M i n i st r y o f D e t e n c e h a se v e r b e e n
r e sp o n si b l e fo r h o l d i n g
m a n y
o f t h e
r e p o r t so f UFO ’s
I n t h e B r i t i sh I sl e so r e l se wh e r e i n t h e W o r l d fo r t h e
si m p l e r e a so n t h a t t h e Ar m e d Fo r c e sa r e I n t e n d e d t o p r o t e c t t h e
C o m m o n we a l t h a n d t h e B r i t i sh E m p i r e a n d I t ’s I n t e r e st s
a g a i n st t h e Fo r c e so f
o t h e r
C o u n t r l e s. N o t h l n g t h a t h a sb e e n a t t r i b u t e d t o UFO ’s
h a se v e r b e e n
r e l i a b l y
sh o wn t o b e a t h r e a t t o t h i s
C o u n t r y a sd e sc r i b e d .
Al l o f wh i c h c o n fi r m st h e M O D
( Ai r ) st a t e m e n t s
t h a t t h e y h a v e n e i t h e r t h e
r e so u r c e sn o r m a n p o we r fo r fu l l UFO
I n v e st l g a t l o n / Re se a r c h . l t
a l so e x p l a i n s
wh y p r e - 1 9 6 2
r e p o r t swe r e d e st r o y e d a s
" o f
n o I n t e r e s. . . . . . n o
o l 1 e . wa so m c l a l l y
r e sp o n si b l e fo r t h e m . T h o u g h st i l i r e st r i c t e d , a t l e a st t h e
M i n i st r y o f D e t e n c e a r e
n o w k e e p i n g r e p o r t ssa fe l y .
.
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.
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