Friday, April 20, 2018

'Floating City' Over NYC Harbor

I remember the incident when it occurred, but it is rarely reported or mentioned as a part of ufology:

Occurred : 9/15/1995 22:00
Reported: 9/19/1995 07:26
Posted: 11/2/1999
Location: New York City, NY
Duration:18 min.

Caller reported the following:

The caller reported that at 2208 hrs. (eastern), she was riding the Staten Island Ferry from the tip of Manhattan to Staten Island. Just as the ferry was passing Governor's Island, she became aware of a commotion on the east side of the ferry boat. People were rushing to that side of the ferry, shouting, pointing, and generally raising a ruckus.

She decided to try to determine was the cause of the disturbance, and walked outside onto the passenger deck. What she saw shocked her. The object was huge, and it obscured the passengers' view of Governor's Island. Many of them reported that the object looked like a city, with lights and a skyline. However, its presence apparently roiled the water beneath it, causing a froth to appear on the water's surface!!

For days afterward, the witness handed out leaflets at the ferry terminal, hoping to contact other passengers who had seen the object. Those same people approached 9-1-1 facilities, requesting copies of the tape recorded reports of the object, which was also seen from Governor's Island, but the tapes were either missing, or not made available, they were told.

A video tape about the incident was prepared, a copy of which is in the possession of NUFORC.

This incident apparently was VERY dramatic, and it was witnessed by dozens, or perhaps hundreds, of people. - NUFORC

NOTE: A senior medical care executive called to discuss events re 09/15/95 sighting in NYC harbor. Many other responsible witnesses found...according to NUFORC

In the F.Y.I. section of the New York Times, dated October 24, 1999, the following information was published in reference to to a reader question "Have there been any major U.F.O. sightings around New York City in recent years?":

According to Mr. (Peter) Davenport (NUFORC), the first occurred aboard the Staten Island Ferry on Sept. 15, just after 10 P.M. As the ferry passed Governors Island, he said, people began rushing to the port side, entranced by an object to the left, between the ferry and the island. Sylvia Mok, a Wall Street proxy manager, said she was aboard the ferry that night, and saw a blazing white light shining through the window. ''At first I thought we were passing too close to a big ocean liner, so I went outside to see,'' she said. ''I look up and there's a city floating on the sea. There is no movement of water. The city was laid out in blocks, and had buildings at one end, lit up. But no one was there. There was something insubstantial about it. It appeared to be more of a...whirling shape.''

Ms. Mok said 75 to 100 others watched the ethereal floating city from the upper deck, but only a handful of fellow passengers were willing to corroborate her account later. "Within 24 hours, doors started slamming in my face," she said.

NOTE: I remember at the time, that a tight lid was placed on any information being provided by official sources...which includes local, state and federal authorities. According to my information, through submitted reports to me or any other reporting agency, there have been approximately 20 reported sightings of UFOs from the vantage point of the Staten Island Ferry since 1975. The 9/15/1995 event was the most dramatic, IMO. Lon

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Bigfoot Face-to-Face

“I've been within 5 feet of a Sasquatch in broad daylight. I placed some ripe pears and apples in a clearing, waited overnight, and saw one at about 8 am. I couldn't tell if it was male or female, but it was about 6 feet tall, the coat was dark reddish brown, black at the ends. It smelled like if you'd mixed up a big batch of onions, cat piss, and just something else funky, like a bad fart. It slowly crawled to the fruit, sniffing around kinda like a raccoon. When it started to eat the fruit I must have made a sound, because it jerked its head up and looked right at me. I was under some foliage I'd laid down about 15 ft away, so I thought I was covered. It dug its fists in the ground and jumped towards my shelter. From about 5-ish feet away, I could tell that the eyes were brown, with yellowish color towards the center. It looked right into my eyes, then just tore ass off in the opposite direction. Judging from the look it gave me, these things are intelligent, and not to be underestimated. This was about 10-12 years ago, in northern Louisiana pine forests.”

Source: YT Comments, dg8708

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Unknown Beings Manifest On My Bed

Madison, WI - 12/30/1990 05:00: I had just laid down for the night, hadn't yet fallen asleep. I became aware of someone sitting on the bed near my left leg, a small form or being is there as I look but in the near-darkness I cannot see the details of who it may be. Then, to the right and above the end of my bed, another form is materializing in the room by the doorway. Again, it's too dark to really see but it's as if this 'being' were coming out of thin air. This being seemed covered in a dark cloak-like piece of clothing, hooded perhaps. I was shocked and surprised by all of this, thought to call out to my roommate in the next room but I was immobilized, could not move or speak. The beings themselves were natural feeling, I wasn't scared by them, just alarmed that they were there. Also, anytime you see someone just fade in like that gets you questioning things a bit. I felt as if I were a young child at one point, until realizing I was here at this time in this room and this bed (this gets me wondering if i had similar experiences as a child ---which I believe I have, there are many strange occurrences like this from back then---). What kept me from shouting out to my roommate, also, was a voice in my head which said something like," Don't be loud, it'll wake the neighbors"; we lived in a duplex, so there were other folks living on the other side of the wall. - NUFORC


Mother Shipton's 'End of the World' Predictions

In the spring of 1881, families across England deserted their homes, too terrified to sleep in their beds. They slept in fields or prayed in churches and chapels for God to spare their lives in the apocalypse that was foretold: “The world to an end shall come; in eighteen hundred and eighty-one.”

The source of the population’s terror was Mother Shipton, also known as Ursula Shipton, a woman whose prophecies had been circulating through England and beyond since the 17th century.

In often cryptic verse, the crone-like seer predicted wars, rebellions, and all types of natural disasters. After London burned in 1666, Samuel Pepys wrote in his diary: “Mother Shipton’s word is out.” Her prophecies were published in one form or another over 20 times between 1641 and 1700.

But in the 1800s, her predictions grew even more terrifying: The end-of-the-world was foretold in a book published in 1862. Its other prophetic verse included: “A carriage without a horse shall go; Disaster fill the world with woe; In water iron then shall float; As easy as a wooden boat.” Read more at In 1881, the eerie end-of-the-world predictions of “Mother Shipton,” who may have been otherwise known as the “Witch of York,” terrified all of England


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Thursday, April 19, 2018

The Day 'Shimikus Etua' Called

Bellevue, WA - 9/15/1997: This report is not concerning the sighting of a UFO type craft, but re: a phone call from a man purporting to be an alien being. My wife and I were told about him by a female friend living in Chicago, who had become his acquaintance. The call lasted approximately one hour, during which time he explained his origin, how he came to this planet, his people's purpose in being here, and how he currently occupied the body of a man born on earth.

During the conversation he also answered a number of my questions: about his view of our civilization, the amount of time he and those of his particular race had been on earth, the number of his people living among our population, and certain questions re: history and current events.

The gentleman was astonishingly clear and logical in his expression; almost like a scientist or professor. He also seemed almost Spock-like in his lack of emotion.

Should you wish to have a more thorough report I can send in more detail the topics of our conversation. It has been about thirteen years, but I believe I can recall a number of points he made.

Thank You


(name deleted)

(NUFORC Note: We have met with the source of the report, and we deem him to be a serious-minded source. PD)


I am going to break the rules as far as filing this more detailed report of my conversation with the gentleman from Chicago. I apologize in advance, because I know you are highly disciplined in your work. It is just that I'd like to get this to you via your personal e-mail (In truth, I'm a real amateur on the workings of the internet.)

As you will read, I will include the names of both the extraterrestial being, as well as the man whose body he purported to occupy (who is now, as of about a decade ago, deceased.) I will leave it to your discretion as to whether you wish to include that purportedly occupied person's name.

Tacco and I sat down together to put in place the clear memories of what was shared. We know that we've lost certain things that were said - to our great regret - but what is written to you is quite accurate according to the gentleman's statements and claims.


Recollections of A Call from an Extraterrestrial Who Gave Us the Name "Shimikus Etua"

In the summer of 1997 I received a call from a Philippine born woman in Chicago - a long time friend who once babysat for our children - with regard to an older man she had met. The gentleman, she told us, identified himself initially as a "Eugene Randall" and lived in the Chicago suburbs. She, being of an extraordinary open and pure nature, invited him to her family's residence to take more time to visit. As a matter of fact, Mr. Randall visited our friend and her family quite regularly after the initial meeting.

It was in the course of these visits that Mr. Randall told our friend that he, indeed, wasn't of this world, and identified himself as, I believe it is called, a "walk-in," by the name of Shimikus Etua.

After a number of these visits by the gentleman, our friend called us to share the matter. At the end of our phone call, I asked her if this person would mind calling me directly. She said she thought it possible, and that he seemed quite open to share with those who could be open to him, and said she'd ask him. Several nights later, we received a call from Shimikus Etua.

The following is a listing of recollections, and personal impressions I had from the phone call:

1.) My first impression was that I was talking to a very serious and almost professorial individual who didn't express much emotion. He seemed almost Spock-like. There was no feeling of his being delusional or inconsistant. He spoke in measured tones and answered my questions without hesitation or wasted words.

2.) Shimikus (from now on 'S'), said that he came from a planetary system somewhere in the vicinity of what we call the North Star. He said that he'd traveled to our planet on one of a few very large "mother ships." I believe he mentioned that he'd actually been born enroute to our solar system.

3.) It was hard for me to believe, but he gave his age as "about 3000 years old."

4.) When I asked about his civilization's belief in a supreme being he immediately answered in the affirmative. He then went on to explain that there was a time when his people were not good (I believe he even used the word "evil), and that they tended to be self destructive as well as destructive to other civilizations. However, long ago, before the journey to earth, a "priest" among his people began to teach a path of goodness, that, somehow had a great impact for the good. His people went through a tremendous change, and left behind their negativity.

5.) S mentioned that his people are more than a little concerned with the elements of self destruction on our planet, and wish to help us evolve as a species as they did long ago (I took this to mean, in the sense of 'consciousness' and spirituality.) When I asked how his people look at us, he hesitated for a moment, and then said that it is how we may look at "primitive tribes" in our own world.

6.) He explained that those among his race who are now on the earth have come here with the help of earth people who are aware of them, and who have voluntarily offered their bodies and personae as vehicles for these aliens. S spoke in glowing terms of Eugene Randall, who had offered himself for S. (note: I could see that this whole matter of earth people contributing their bodies was entirely of their own free volition, and not anything like a hostile take over, ie, the 1950's horror classic, "Invasion of the Body Snatchers.") S also mentioned a Russian man, who, years ago during the Soviet period, had done what Eugene had done; the same admiration and gratitude was expressed for his courage and sacrifice. (I don't remember the details of the Russian man's story.)

7.) I asked how many of S's people were on the earth in the capacity mentioned above. He estimated it to be about 8,000.
Living in Seattle, I asked if he knew how many may be in the Puget Sound area. He said he didn't know, and that they are not all in good contact with one another (I got the feeling that this race of people has been among us for a very long time, according to his conversation.) He did mention that there was a way for me to find someone if I wished; he explained that there is a symbol that his race uses, and went on to explain it: It is two squares, one over the other, something similar to the Jewish star of David. Only the squares are juxtaposed: One drawn straight up and down, and the other rotated so that the corners of the second square extend out past the middle of each of the first star's mid-lines - so you end up with an eight-pointed star shape.
S told me that if I put this symbol in my car window, I may be approached and asked about where I learned the symbol..."that may be one of our people" he told me.

8.) S expressed the serious concern of his race for our use of nuclear power, and said that even the "peaceful use" of nuclear reactors is very harmful to the cosmos. Nuclear war was just a horror, as he expressed it, not just for us but for the others in our cosmos. He said we didn't begin to understand the problems nuclear energy creates. He also mentioned a concern for mid eastern wars, and the use of chemical weapons. Though I didn't learn just how, S said that his people have ways to counteract the weapons we build; he mentioned their spoiling of chemical weapon stockpiles in Iran.

9.) (I had some trouble getting this) The flood of Noah was mentioned: S explained that one of their larger spacecraft had lost its bearings and crashed in the arctic regions, causing a tremendous and sudden meltdown of ice, and subsequent flooding of portions of the globe (I assumed a tremendous explosion and release of energy.) This, he said, was a contributing factor to the flood.

10.) Situations of co-habitation with earth people: It was also mentioned to me that there was a history of sexual co-habitation between members of S's race and earth people. In particular, he mentioned that there were cases of this in the Philippine Islands (modern name), and that quite a few hybrid children were born as a result. Lineages continue to this day. An interesting note is that S mentioned our former babysitter who he had first met, and who had called us about him, was of that hybrid lineage.

11.) I asked if there are any other extraterrestial civilizations near earth at this time. He said that there are, and that, unlike his own people, they don't all have their personal problems worked out. While his own civilization has only the desire to help us develop in a positive direction, there are others who would use us for cruel experimentation - almost like animal labs, and even practice self gratifying sexual abuse with our people (certain horrible abduction experiences? - my reflection). S mentioned that his people try to drive off these evil races when possible.

12.) A humorous incident: S has a brother, he told me, named Andronicus. He said that one day, in downtown Chicago, they were in an elevator in a high rise building, and somehow, were in their original forms...A businessman suddenly entered the elevator, looked at them in shock, and blurted out, "Where did you come from?!"

Andronicus, who was just as shaken up, reacted with, "Well, from my mother!" (S did mention that if I saw him in his original form, that I may be startled, though I got the sense that it is not that far from our own earthly bodies.)

13.) S visited our friend, the Philippine woman, many times in the form of Eugene Randall. She told me in a call sometime after my call with him, that he came to her home one afternoon to help celebrate her birthday. After a while he expressed weariness and asked if he could take a rest. She put him on the bed that she and her husband slept in. Soon, a group of her church friends came by to say happy birthday, and saw this 'unknown man' on her bed. They became outraged and spread gossip about her. When she later told S about what had happened, he became sad and upset at the same time. He told our friend, and I paraphrase here, "How long have our people been here on this planet working to help you, and still you don't understand the meaning of friendship and trust!"

*Several years ago, our friend called and told us that Eugene Randall had been found dead in his apartment by a neighbor. What of Shimikus?

I have no idea, nor does she.

NOTE: What do you think? Was 'Shimikus Etua' an actual visitor from another world or reality? Lon

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