Posts Tagged ‘United States’

Leon Trabuco’s Gold

July 31st, 2011 § in Legends

A Mexican businessman buries 16 tons of gold in the New Mexico desert and then dies before telling anyone where it is. Farmington, New Mexico, 1933. In the heat of the summer, a pilot named Red Moiser landed several mysterious flights in the desert. There, he was met by a Mexican[...]

Betty Cash encountered a UFO

July 29th, 2011 § in UFO

Three people suffer radiation burns after a fire-spewing UFO hovers near their car. On December 29, 1980, Betty Cash, Vickie Landrum, and Vickie’s 7-year-old grandson, Colby, were returning home after dinner on State Road 1485, near Dayton, Texas, on the outskirts of Housto[...]

A UFO in the sky above Kecksberg, Pennsylvania

July 29th, 2011 § in UFO

On December, 9, 1965, a brilliant light streaked through the sky over Canada. It was also seen over the northeastern United States.  Thousands of eyewitnesses reported its trail, which was visible for hundreds of miles in every direction. In Kecksburg, Pennsylvania, 40 miles sou[...]

Does the Yeti really exist?

July 28th, 2011 § in Legends

The Himalayas are home to the world’s highest mountain and one of its most intriguing mysteries. For centuries, the Sherpa people, native to the Himalayas, have told frightening tales of a strange half-man, half-ape called the Yeti. Yeti is also known as the abominable snowman.[...]

African Fertility Statues

July 28th, 2011 § in Legends

African statues seems to have an effect on the fertility of women who touch them. They came from a small village on the Ivory Coast, north of the Gulf of Guinea. They stand five feet tall, male and female, carved from solid ebony.  To a local tribe called the Baule, the rare sta[...]

Some believe Butch Cassidy didn’t die in South America

July 28th, 2011 § in History

Some believe Butch Cassidy didn’t die in South America, but came back to the US with a new identity. The names Robert LeRoy Parker and Harry Alonzo Longabaugh don’t often ring a bell. That’s because they’re better known as the legendary outlaws from the late 1800s, Butch [...]

Black Dahlia & Torso Slayer

July 28th, 2011 § in Legends

She was known as the “Black Dahlia”.  She had jet black hair and preferred black dresses and lingerie. Those who knew her best said she had a tattoo of an exotic flower on her inner thigh. She wanted desperately to be a Hollywood actress, but her fame would not come from the[...]