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Saturday, June 16, 2018

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Forest near Grafton, West Virginia, out of which the Grafton Monster allegedly appeared.

June 16 marks anniversary of Grafton Monster sightings

On June 16, 1964, hell broke loose in Grafton, West Virginia, a sleepy town on the Tygart Valley River. Excitement here normally came by...

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