▶ The Flatwoods Monster
An artist’s impression of the Flatwoods Monster, based on eyewitness accounts. Seen on a September night in 1952 by residents near Flatwoods, West Virginia after the sighting of a reddish sphere that appeared to land in some hills. Investigating the UFO, the group spotted this strange creature that they described as having a head shaped like the ace of spades. It began to glide toward the observers, then turned toward the glowing UFO down the hill.