Twisted 2s #35 Wytheville UFOs
Above: One of the photos Danny Gordon was able to snap in December 1987. The negatives were stolen from his home, but not before he had prints made. Below: A feature on the story behind the story in the National Enquirer.
Above: Headline from Wythe Enterprise editorial indicating the general displeasure of Wytheville's treatment by Current Affair. Below: Virginia Governor Jerry Baliles receives a "UFO Capital of VA" T-shirt. Below right: Danny Gordon's story inspired a full week of the popular comic strip "Gasoline Alley" in 1988.
One of the few photos Danny Gordon was able to snap outside of Rose's Department store in early December, 1987. The original negatives were stolen from Gordon's home while he lectured in Virginia Beach, but he'd already had some copies made.
Below: Quote from Janet Colley, one of hundreds of witnesses during the original flap.
MEN IN BLACK etc.