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Re: The Roswell Incident - The True Story -

From: Gildas Bourdais <bourdais.gildas.nul>
Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2007 13:15:56 +0200
Fwd Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2007 08:37:01 -0400
Subject: Re: The Roswell Incident - The True Story -


>From: Theo Paijmans <th.paijmans.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2007 15:05:07 +0200
>Subject: Re: The Roswell Incident - The True Story

>>From: Gildas Bourdais <bourdais.gildas.nul>
>>Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2007 10:46:29 +0200
>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>Subject: Re: The Roswell Incident - The True Story

<snip>

>>Forget about the Mogul balloon train!

>While my personal belief is that no alien craft crashed at
>Roswell, I distinctly recall - and for what it is worth as it
>was a long distance call interview back in 1997 - that Walter
>Haut (if memory serves me correct it was he who wrote the press
>releases) said to me that he wrote the two releases in reverse
>order. So, the denial first, the finding later.

Theo and List,

I am at a loss to understand what you are talking about here.

It is one of the best documented facts that Lt. Water Haut
issued a press release, on a direct order from Col. Blanchard,
at the end of the morning of July 8, 1947, announcing the
discovery and retrieval of a crashed disc.

Then, there was a second press release in the evening, from Gen.
Ramey in Fort Worth, announcing the confusion with a weather
balloon. Sorry: your memory must be a little confused.

>I am sure this must have beeen an error on my part, although I
>recall having asked him this twice to verify I had heard
>correctly what he said.

>As to misidentifications: if one studies newspaper reports long
>enough - for instance the way new weapons on the WWII
>battelfields are described when first encountered - for instance
>the Nazi V1 and V2 rockets, or the elusive foo fighters - a
>misidentification of a balsawood structure and naming it 'flying
>saucer' is all too possible.

Sorry again. The officers at the atomic bomber base would have
been even worse than Laurel and Hardy to make such a blunder and
announce it to the world.


Gildas



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