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They Sa w Weird Sights A Tarcutta Dairy
Scene of the Tarcutta
picking up was found which the boy, Robin Wilkinson, "haunted" milking shed. 250 yards front the
Tarcutta Mr. Lawrence Wilkinson's dairy near actually been present in the dairy 11 of the 15 persons who have flying. times when heavy objects were
them told me: POR ALEXANDER MR. proprietor, TarTORS, garage standing in the cutta.-"I was
some with watching the master which had been flying
which had been flying "Mr. Wilkinson walked into the engine-room and burned off He had only just the engine. when left the engine-room an tin, which had empty lib grease been standing
vacuum pump, slowly in the air. spinning as it rose.
the top of the
a 6ft wooden parwith 18in to spare, then terrific fell with turned and 18in force to the ground about from where 1 stood.
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Tin In Air
about it much bigger
as was a
fixed iirmly on, and then started Suddenly the up the engine. pulsator flew off, master pulsator "After the master had a look at the other we went pulsators and found two of them missing." were A
we astonished would what thought we'd sec happen to an empty 50-cigarette it tin. the top of on We put
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heard about the strange but
the moisture trap of the vacuum
the 6ft partition..
events at Mr. Wilkinson's I believe them, didn't thought I'd go out and see myself.
another occasion I was in by Mr. Wilkinson to called I was standrepair his engine. all ing in the milking shed with I heard in view when machines rush of air, and on looka loud ing up found that one of the pul .sators that produce the suction was for the milking machine "On
it in the grass 'Wc later found distance of a outside the shed, The shed is 30 yards. about the pulopen on two sides and would meet no obstruction sator
I saw I visited the dairy 20 as and again, as many visits in all, sometimes spending whole week-ends there. with the party of "I was the grease tin people who saw tin rise in the air, and cigaiettc
other rethere were many markable experiences. "1 once kept the master pulblock in the creamery sator four observation for under hours. Suddenly 1 bepame aware it \Ve found that it had gone. the padm later 50 yards away
in its flight.
further "After this I made and found the machine was piilsatqrs, more throwing off later found of which were some
Sunday, sometime in I looking through was August, I door \ when the engineroom
the saw off itself
150 yards northerly
V. DONOHOE, R. MR. mechanical engineer, Tarcutta. standing at the door of -"I was the milking shed with Mr. Porthe day the pulsators tons on they were flew off. One moment there,
the opposite present myself.
away. explain "It's impossible to law. these things by any known
DONOVERONICA Tarcutta.-"I was standing ir the separator-room with and Portors, father, Mr. my the I saw Portors when Mrs. MISS
thought of magnetic deflec-
tion and electrical interference, time-I made a lot of and at one electro-physical tests with instru1 ments brought to the farm for the purpose, but
grease crash at bang.
proved nothing. mystery I've ever
tests my the biggest experienced."
W. BUOWN, EDWARD MU. to went Tarcutta.-"I drover. clay dairy one M.. Wilkinson's what to see Portors with Mr. with his milking the matter was machine. We examined the pulsators,