One of the earliest reports of alien abduction from Twin Falls, Idaho, Sept. 7, 1956, more notable that the abductee was a 400-pound steer. UFOs and cattle, a puzzling connection.
Sometimes a non-vital stories went out on wire services and local papers saved them as filler items, the editors not noticing later updates. This is an example, printed September 10, 1956.
|Nampa Idaho Free Press Sept. 10, 1956.|
The Pride of Idaho
|San Bernardino Sun, September, 15, 1956|
The Rest of the StoryHowever, a Twin Falls editor had already cracked the case and published the story the day before.
Or, so he claimed.