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Re: 1929 UFO Photo? - Hall

From: Richard Hall <hallrichard99@hotmail.com>
Date: Sun, 14 Dec 2003 21:12:53 +0000
Fwd Date: Mon, 15 Dec 2003 13:00:10 -0500
Subject: Re: 1929 UFO Photo? - Hall


>From: Lan Fleming <lfleming5@houston.rr.com>
>To: UFO UpDates <ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net>
>Date: Sun, 14 Dec 2003 09:59:24 -0600
>Subject: 1929 UFO Photo?

>I recently came across an interesting photograph of a UFO that
>is said to have been taken in 1929. The photo is at this URL:

>http://www.ufoevidence.org/Photographs/Photo121.htm

>If genuine, it was taken 18 years before Arnold's sighting of
>craft shaped like "pie plates" in 1947. The potential
>significance of this is obvious.

>Does anyone on the list know anything about this photograph or
>has anyone physically examined it personally or interviewed its
>owner?

>It seems to me that it wouldn't be too hard to determine whether
>or not the photograph is as old as it's supposed to be. If it's
>74 years old, the passage of time should have had a noticeable
>effect on the quality of the paper as well as the image, which
>certainly looks as faded as would be expected in the digital
>version. And if the photo is really that old, it would probably
>be very difficult for a contemporary hoaxer to add the object to
>it without leaving some noticeable traces of tampering.

Lan,

If Hetty is a credible person, that is indeed an intriguing
photograph! Someone should do an in-depth interview with
her(?)/him(?).

 - Dick