This well documented event occurred on August 21, 1955, in the rural town of Kelly, KY near Hopkinsville.
What actually occurred on that fateful night is still a mystery, but we are determined to celebrate its occurrence.
The Kelly Incident
Kentucky New Era - Monday, August 22, 1955
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"Alien Legacy" by Geraldine Sutton Stith (the daughter of
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She will also be at the "Little Green Men" Festival... telling the story and signing her book.
"Of the many cases of alien encounters, one of the most bizarre is the Kelly-Hopkinsville account of a terrifying night of little green men. This most unusual event originated on the night of August 21, 1955.
Located in the rural area of Christian County, Kentucky, this UFO enigma took place in the little town of Kelly, located near the small city of Hopkinsville."
-Courtesy of ufocasebook.com
Below is the original story as it appeared in the Kentucky New Era - Monday, August 22, 1955