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Media Article # 78
Tuesday, July 21, 1964
Hairy Gorilla-like Creature Seen
Topeka Daily Capital (Topeka, Kansas)
A man (Bread delivery driver) reported to police at St. Mary's that at 5 AM. Monday by railroad tracks at the [southeast] edge of Delia, that he saw something around 5 foot tall, extremely hairy, on the tracks. He stopped his truck, and it ran off into the weeds. It walked in the position of a gorilla. Later Sheriff and game protector could find no sign of it. Later a farmer said that something had killed 16 of his 18, 50 pound hogs, by biting them in the neck.