In May, MUFON Deputy Director Dan Wright wrote the following letter to John Lear, asking h

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In May, MUFON Deputy Director Dan Wright wrote the following letter to John Lear, asking him to substantiate his claims in the file LEAR.TXT, which first appeared here on ParaNet last January. Lear responded to Wright on June 10th, and I have included his point-by-point responses below each of Wright's questions. --------------------------------- Dan Wright Deputy Director, Investigations Mutual UFO Network May 4, 1988 John Lear, State Director for Nevada 1414 Hollywood Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89110 Mr. Lear: Your 12/29/87 entry on the ParaNet makes a number of contentions bearing on past MUFON investigations and potentially those arising in the future. More: es or o?  Moreover, as part of the organization's management, your statements intended for consumption by persons outside MUFON reflect on our credibility. Therefore, would you please answer the following in as complete and forthright manner as possible: 1. What is the full name and mailing address of Dr. Al Hibbs, "senior scientist with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California"? >Dr. Al Hibbs >Jet Propulsion Laboratories >4800 Oak Grove Dr. >Pasadena, CA 91109 2. What document or information in your possession details the 4/30/64 "communications between...aliens and the U.S. Government (that) took place at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico"? >Emenegger: UFO's: Past, Present and Future >Sandler Films: UFO's, It Has Begun >Linda Howe: Interview November 6, 7, 1987 >General Glenn Miller to Confidential Informant (C.I.) >Additional C.I. More: es or o?  3. What document or information in your possession specifies a "deal with these creatures" (EBEs) by Detley [sic] Bronk to "ignore the abductions that were going on and suppress the mutilations" in "exchange for technology"? >Detlev Bronk named the ET's 'EBE'. He did not make a deal with >them. The deal was made in the 60's. I think you misread the >statement. 4. What document or information in your possession outlines a U.S. Government insistence "that a current list of abductees be submitted, on a periodic basis, to MJ-12 and the National Security Council"? >C.I. 5. What specific information leads you to the conclusion that the EBEs "have a genetic disorder in that their digestive system is atrophied and not functional"? >Autopsy information: Stringfield papers and Grudge 13. 6. What specific information do you possess to the effect that, in some cattle mutilations, "the incisions were made by cutting between the cells," with "no vascular collapse of the internal organs"? More: es or o?   >Linda Howe: Interview November 6, 7 1987. >Grudge 13 DeWitt: Night Mutilators Sheriff: Greeley, CO Educator: Bush, CO 7. What is your documentary or informational source for "Sgt. Jonathan P. Louette at the White Sands Missile Test Range in 1956" being a human mutilation victim? >Grudge 13 8. What evidence in your possession suggest that "various parts of the body are taken to various underground laboratories, one of which is known to be near the small New Mexico town of Dulce," a "(CIA-Alien) facility"? >Dulce papers >Liz Stoner regressions (Dr. Leo Sprinkle) >C.I. >Informed Speculation (I.S.) 9. What document(s) or evidence in your possession suggests that "between 1979 and 1983 it became increasingly obvious to MJ-12 that...thousands More: es or o?  were being abducted...(and) missing children had been used for secretions and other parts required by the aliens"? >C.I. 10. What is your evidence to assert that MJ-12 "had subtly promoted 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' and `E.T.'"? >Dr. Hynek was working with MJ-12 >Dr. Hynek's name is on the credits of both films 11. What document or information in your possession contends that MJ-12 promoted the "development of a weapon that could be used against the EBE's under the guise of `SDI'"? >C.I. >C.I. >C.I. 12. What is your substantiation that Dr. Edward Teller is currently "in the test tunnels of the Nevada Test Site" or that he is a member of MJ-12? >Jerry Meier (former CIA engineer 24 years; 6 years at Nevada Test >Site, retired) >C.I. More: es or o?   13. What information do you possess to contend that Dr. Henry Kissinger or Admiral Bobby Inman is a member of MJ-12? >C.I. >C.I. >C.I. 14. By what specific information do you assert that Wiliam Moore "has a video tape of 2 newsman [sic] interviewing a military officer associated with MJ-12" or that "3 living aliens...(are) being held in a facility designated as YY-II at Los Alamos, New Mexico"? >Paul Harvey: interview Nov. 10, 1987 >CIA document shown to me Nov. 10, 1987 >C.I. 15. What is the basis of your contention that, "Just before the recent stock market correction in October of 1987, several newsmen, including Bill Moore, had been invited to Washington DC to personally film the EBE"? >C.I. >(Apparently now denied by Bill Moore) More: es or o?  16. What document or specific information in your possession clarifies that, "NSA's project Aquarius deals specifically with the `communications with the aliens'"? Relatedly, what document/information specifies, "Within the Aquarius program was a project `Snowbird', a project to test-fly a recovered alien aircraft at Groom Lake, Nevada"? >Snowbird and Aquarius documents both confirmed by Gen. Michael C. >Kirby former Congressional liaison now at PACAF. 17. What is your specific evidence to contend that "Mute Evidence" (Daniel Kagan and Ian Summers, Bantam) "was a government sponsored book to explain the mutilations in conventional terms."? >A world wide phenomenon since the 1970's (200 mutilations since >Jan 1988 in a major eastern city being investigated by 4 major law >enforcement networks in plain clothes.) 18. What specific information suggests to you that, in the Wytheville, VA sightings, "dozens of vans with NASA lettered on the side" frequented the area or that "those that asked questions were informed that NASA was doing a weather survey"? >Various newspaper accounts More: es or o?  In light of assertions in your Paranet release both broad and specific as to individuals, dates, places and events, please provide substantiation directly to Walt Andrus at your earliest convenience regarding the above inquiries. Thank you. /s/ Dan Wright cc: Walt Andrus John Schuessler


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