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1 V L CDd 2-12 9 &#39.: __ I -h from r_&#39. . secured by ablack elastic blindfold...I _. article further stated that WILLIAM F008 did not Iclaim to beTheapsychologist or to have had even elementary know. INFORMATION CONCERNING Re Bulet July 22.. however. request from subject of Extra Sensory Perception since &#39.NS_ORYrl3 ERCEPTI0N .7&#39. The records in the library of the Richmond Time spatch Richmond News-Leader. starting . 1IQ? ~-*= *&#39._-.W ..V 9!--O a%r . _."~_-.I |&#39._. "Q-Qfwf .. r "7a&#39. Cotton pads had been placed over the eyes of MARGARET FOOS.. RICHMOND é¬-12§9! _A _~_ J $:&#39. . &#39. .-. 6?. ? J °&#39.= ._ -_ &#39. w~.92 92 . which related that MAHARET F008. &#39.&#39. . found and read passage from amagazine furnished by a reporter and had read samples of handwriting as well as verses . .-.4 ~ledge of the subject..._.areadeverything at pppossibleon the §~v. a 6lined June 17. 0. newspapers RVirginia.&#39... O "Q A!. . . his experiments twosome years previous.1 Ny."* """T .I .1&#39. -." --. /3 _jwQ er: .1 up l -gharlotte V . FBI °" =sac.__. irginia.:"&#39.. WILLIAM FOOS.? .» 92D jmiz/6:? INDEXED-11 {$33 to 1 Q BMW. 1._ -e£. were checked on August 9.= EXTRA S§&#39.a__s __..§&#39.» < 0_]7 . .I" An_&#39. . .haye_. had demonstrated with her father._ . &#39._ ..seua3. p V .J»~~Q UT .. 195]...U the Bible by _ the audience.11.r.. he claimed to_.4. methods by which WILLIAM FOOS hoped to teach the blind to read.. by SA wh1¢h pgand the flected an article by K.1957 u &#39.~ . .. 1957. girl.1 5: ?->§§&#39. . 4 L1. a sixteen year old high school $5-5&#39. .&#39. and in that condition she had. LEWIS WARREN. i _-.3}/b7u DAUG 141257 .C6 Memamndum -UNITED sures GOVERNM 1°» =nmacwoa. of Ellerson.#- ii F" " . 7-O August 13. mm. &#39.~. ._. l_ . 957!.&#39. L B 1 on QB Bureau ! 6 !RECQRDED-In BEN.1 £2-"&#39.

that he startedexperimenting with the children who visited his his horses .~ . 957!. that EOOS recentlé had been to Duke Ugiggggitx where he had demonstrated for two aye e ore r..-.:-*7./~ 2 " _I&#39.92. he refused to believed he can teach field. . President and HENRY L. experiment. an auctioneer. RHINE. contained another to the Inc. 4 _ 0 ii.JOSEPH B. to cooperate §. F003. Hanover County.V---~:H place in and later authority on the subject Department of then states thorggghly sincere project is divulge his to other instructors acharter that FOOS and sat tde e p t eblind. Richmond Public Relations Han..Vice-President &#39.< ~ 51.alawyer. The officers and staff of zation were set forth clinical the organi- as follows: WILLIAM A.£ 4!! 4%! .92-./ __. LLOYD. 4. . The article in his -Iv-r-&#39. irginia.1? . received effect newspaper article.. to obtain Inc and p listed the backersand memsers of the organization as E HY CARAVATI.. &O. further set out that FOOS hoped tiR on esea Sensor erce P for Extra r hc. fish and ride Further. WILLIAM CANTOR.4 lined June 1 :3: .r . Vice-President Vice-President . Director of ROBERT CANTOR. an eminent &#39.. Treasurer MARGARET FOOS. ¢ The article in the further stated salvage warehouse of the that FOOS C.2- &#39. P i -&#39..__. Secretary WILLIAM CANTOR. .. #§ date . . was a Railway on foreman leave of absence. methods of teaching.. . to began working with friends. in the The library 22. but in the The article impressed the that his viewers main interest however. Research _. Further. ROBERT A.. §. _> T . as being <.. ifthe charter was granted J FOOS plannedto recruit blind youngsters who would be willing §§§. and other members of the Parasychology the University. » 1-*1 ~-*" . CARAVATI.&#39. and ROBERT CANTOR. SAM LOMBARDO. Research Assistant . that ESP Extra 3enscry acharter yesterday from the state Qorporation Commission and will undertake training for the blind. Perception! Research._ !¥ &#39.

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." b ! P-m.»-5» . "..___ #2::..4 Inanllnruulllall u _-__.___-_ I6 Memorandum PAT3 August 9._..°s an B.. ...1 :. T -I~. ....__L a. 3-.~ I J-1 : . Ii? UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT A Branigan Ti c 5:1 mont Bram i~ WEIR!.Z5-<&#39. 5. >_ -1..4114 L-T J 2: -5.___ "K... 1 nil.. &#39.....-&#39._ 4".EIIRA I SENSQRY PR1§&#39. .ION iv § :.2 l.&#39..... I &#39..___._.___ ~~~.§H 1&#39....__ ". .:.-._:__.w ._. fr_ -_ .1 .-~_.§ I ~FI.. .K-1 -. .__-_- <1---gp ..: "."S ! ~s :1» 1 ... 1957 =A H Belnont I 5a~.~ oae s 5&#3 12% .

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..i. -. Attached hereto is acopy of a P.._._ .._Nichols_.. 1957 .___-..$ ugust8. inquiry conoernin e 9 ec ion.-.. _e a sensory "and central Pursuant Q it9 92 92- perception to representatives Agency CIA! Intelligence of military intelligenc sometime during August.j.3:1 Tolson. i. _H<>M = us...6 ~:.1 | ac. &#39. According to Colonel Downie. I /.s office attending this demonstration. is making an evaluation of the demonstration. %_and. memorandum from Colonel as colonel this demonstration. 195?. the representative .: f. - r&#39.1-. 0 i ¢ ~~ sponsor. .-__. wilwlu &#39. £5 &#39.. &#39. ce ACSI!. Rosen__. 195? 1&#39.e..§ -n K however... .~..-1-._. S.I 1 . Blackwell. . Major General Melvin J. _ A-t resentative o eArmy Intelligence Center at Fort Virginia. .not representing the Department oftgi érjmy however.2>:~&#39.a -..s committee on Employment of the Physically Eandicappe &#39.I.1 tel &#39.2 5.. _ Colonel Downie further advised that his office has made inquiry from others who have attended different demonstrations put on by Foos .. .~-.-&#39.Tamm__.. §j. 1--:1&#39.___W . I "-" i the President &#39.@ Memorandum iC6 -»U.. {&#39.u BY OftheArmy.4r-? =-s &#39.?f. Department _ ."=cs..-&#39..that on August 8. &#39. Hallo n_ csnam 1-. TO2 HR..-.Downie&#39..5 " ". &#39. Colonel Downie stated that Hill..:__5_ :.» 92 _&#39.. I _:.1 -&#39. A.. Al h V92 X -&#39._1. .9 3111".~ - &#39. 031. ..&#39..C -1:41..H.Virginia. iilliam |. dem nstration was given by Foos to unknown to individuals A--.3: . l95?.. Special Operations Branch. had attended a demonstration given byFoos held on _. t 1-I. - ..Lw_ -_ _S rs " AUGUST s.." the representative from the Army Colonel Lieutena t Colonel Leroy C. :_.».i~. : 0 2". I . advised t arepresentative from his office and a olonel John Lieu Do nie. when colonel Hill 3: -. -. 2&#39.._... _Arlington. there was no representative from CIA at s&#39.uzi . this ".? %Y> -&#39. will so advise the Bureau._._-. r. EDD ie.. R..at thellarriotMotor Hotel..:&#39.______ &#39.1 . Marine corps retired!. another __-92. .<=. _¢ . to be blind to perceive objects.. by George C. -_-&#39.-1.__ Bomdlncn__.1 an ==~-4&#39..-. allegedly gave a demonstration in . "55-..¢ he could teach blind persons to perceive has not_.~. ~ .. it was his understanding&#39. 1 who attended one of Foes demonstrations. Intelligence Center..=. Nease... . Q ."._NITED sums GOVERNME . 0I 8llL92L I to the requ u ervisor was made by SA 92 Liaison DLCLASQ. :._. Haas._&#39. S. Mohr. U. .--rt&#39. As far F-~$Downie knew._.5. at the Office oftheAssistant__Ch _ .. U. ROACH I A &#39.. . the President &#39. .YIL1.__ _.1 I.. .3 / 9A&#39.4 :_xi--.___Parsons__._:. ":-"~"-"!§.-. _2-. .fg. M Rm ~-A According toinformation furnished tothe Bureau. It was determined that 1. recommend orassociate its f 12:2 Foos.~ .--.92 . . of this Committee.._&#39. . . ~ -2-::. /4&#39.-&#39.. &#39._.. a5 B st MR. 5 _ V&#39.w=Jwr= osr gézzozrrzoy nxuomsr TION X &#39.:~"&#39. with the following results: Inquiry was made of representatives fro -. .»&#39._. f_If.os. demonstration and until such time as Foos has taught persons known 1-.s committee will not .U."~:. .92.§_7 §": .=.: 14. = . however..-_-_. r-1 :t.Eosurez nc bfaco _33 Q oi! L00: 1 .been proven""by his Hi" =_&#39..-_ Ix . Downie.:I:._ __. 195?. ocs of Richmond.l&#3 6.a_~=" i 5.-_ v- Holabird.9292. . Belmont__.~...i_. was of the opinion that the claims by Foos that .?.BELUON{J*! /.. to date he has reached no conclusion. Trotter __. _ v &#39. completes his evaluation he. Highway #1. f _ z I ~&#39..-as----1&#39. -> "3 -.4 -.s 11::-1 . 1" Y submitted L: . Fy .. . ..oN g L6 Q I VJ I g ?. Chairman . 12. < .

.~&#39.." .@? &i._..&#39. "-2" ..._~ _&#39. ..s work is . 1. -1 Z av 1.>--. ~: -&#39. ..I.£ .11...-.&#39.. ~ -¥~-. »AW .». &#39. According to representatives of the -..~ 4 s&#39.4_~._ . . of extra sensory is interested : in 4 CTION: _. Colonel Downie stated that the information from the Blind Veterans Association and from the Veterans . -. ~-&#39... .. fyti-._. He.92T:&#39._.unsuocessjw1.-_v Foos would not submit .-_ ._ . TY 9:? .. .Uemo-Roach to Belmont RE: EXTRA SENSORY PERCEPZION . ITLLIAH F005 &#39. 5*if-&#39.&#39.<» E13..-15&#39. _ -P-3 Z e é&#39._.-1 therefore.-. r-~ a .- I &#39.._i. .-_.-&#39._92_. .j&#39._!iil:n.&#39.. l .>" on-=>....&#39. I:- 7 .. .concluded of Foos were without basis. Round Table Ibundation._f._ . #1 ... __&#39.=~._.._. Puharich&#39. ::5":&#39. Attached hereto also is acopy of a wt.one of Foos&#39....--. 1 Blind Veterans Association. memorandum furnished by colonel Downie relative to pr. /&#39.2.."-"Z11.__.. -2.-. - 792:~.~"-:"&#39.DEMONSTRATION BI MB.&#39.< 5!?.5 F5-I-"3 155&#39._.-Q .1&#39." : .1_ r=1. Henry K._. -.tr" ~&#39. ".. the Veterans Veterans Administration..._a"-_-» .4 e of the _&#39. since testings and since portions with blindfblds furnished by the _h_~Vetenons. The Veterans Administration further action. Inquiry by ....~&#39..Administration~were-l00eper~cent.5! P 4 ..xi urn. Lo-.AUGUST 8.&#39._. -.__ - 517: -- I>]|92&#39. Colonel Downie determining the possibilities of in the field stated that the Army his techniques. Administration was obtained on a very confidential basis. ___ not exactly perception..!l .. .~~ &#39. er.92._f!__"_./U :~&#39."_ . 92Administration reflects f. Maine.1"-1.92_ ~ fr! . .-."92 contemplated no Dr._ 92 _ __.¬x> *2i._.*.."J. - contemplate any action toward &#39. ._... &#39.-"" outside qf the Bureau.: S? I . Glen Cove.*./. .."&#39. V0F :"1"&#39.. requested that the Bureau not disseminate this information ..&#39.-.. *.. . " "5I _-at.- sponsoring Foos Colonel powniefs that the to scientific demonstration conducted or his ofjice at teachings..L.>f-&#39.g.B1-Y&#39.<_. : . 1957 ..__. &#39. .n. .92 &#39. For information... &#39. the demonstrations did not reveal any extra sensory per eiptive powers:/ A of Foosor any of his associates. Puharich.~~.. ~~ . Ihat Associatiodfdoes not >-.2 &#39. -. --.-&#39. . » &#39.. who had attended&#39.-&#39. _.-92 1..-55* _../&#39.. L...-"-. Ihile that the claims P&#39.". |..< fr-42: I< 1&#39.demonstrations.

. 5007.nd/ orDiplonetic eperetiune. 92 1. E 1.2 M._. Mr. .7"". die?-inguieh eolere.. 3. identicalblindfold end cu-de pleeed onthetable. " &#39._. Virginie.-~ IIIIORAIIDW F03 THERRCQJ: $08-JlE&#39._ 92!__ Y ~-If 3._. 6. Hie euceeee inn&ir1g¢lrdsh8ldlIpbcfOI Qh1.tr1ekeendee. and tx-ece blndI:&#39.~ } I33! 92P ! -&#39.-__-:_-J.-: retien nee 2..<¥. 3 }-.6-P above the92-able w L.&#39.v£ ><=5l .&#39. .. Thedemnetretien In he!._.-.. roene5<D$.» £17. . He eiq ainenl thet hiehope end intentions Ieretouse thiediecowery inteech. ?.... Willie: hoe ofRiclncnd.? -"r. 5....tely 1..:d_m.-."..in in-eed 1. hen topen eeive objects etc.. epproximte age: 17 treted hieother ability to identity end playing cards before S/A end one 92lnidmtitiedobelrver. which hewee LLIOIOG tofeeland flexwith hieheads.-I.>pre. 1 iii I"/-.. Atlerriotllctor 1500 hen:-e 8mm..=&#39.. .t $ k J " EAL.1 or identified were placed onthetable.. demaaetreted ability toneed. . hehad limited theper-eeptory Pin of!hiepupile.3] A-. Y&#39. Helen:-.__ -2: I? 1.?:4.lllIi1&#39. he 1-nedvu-tently diewvered method of teaching others seelthrough barriers end diltingzida ehjeete boyund these be:-riere..@.¥&#39. . .-92&#39.. ..""-7 ~.L1.lnd5006!endIeee0 Ir.» ..m@el.-.§92-. blerglret nee noteueeeeetul -92__ . P-.--.vbee:<p eellqvbyqmlitiedp in thiefield._ eerver toin blipdfcld her.. entbeEPl»hil..et1-etian.Foo: had kergex-at eeeted atecard table and requeeted eneb- . HA F-Vi ..:Lng theblind toeee through Extra Sen»I017 Perception. z-¬ ..l¬1nglIA]fN ttheblinck told wee very limited.~="- .t&#39. Kargez-Qt..-jg-A. . y.92~.&#39. J § i .h kt:-eSeneca-7 Pemeptiee Deennetretien 92.. e.25: -&#39..-v..11 All objecte reed. dal _ valuein lilite :7 e.1! . men. Tm eoeta cotton pede! were pieced ever her eye.. .._ ... - -. 5. E &#39.in8/I-Q11»: not qmun pereon the .":"&#39. lncete vn-eee in the Bible.1 lueeesetnl in identifying ESP urde pieced {ace up an the e-ble.beyuud phreicel bu-riere.J §. anL .re&#39. giveninSuite5008 506$._92 -7. He:&#39. This yum.._-. t nae lame: ie.¢. end held place with e dark elastic band that fastened behind the head.-.&#39. .g:....%. ESP Arem.". forthisreason. . »:-. he explained.-1&#39.itye!e teele thet ellIlenonetn time -~ C. herealised thet this kneeledge end ebility had eerioue end dangerous implications ea bell ll P!92eti- &#39.c". nan wee appren£.:.&#39. ...92.. W.eIn You explained thet. §.< I-_ ~!-2 &#39.&#39... O . sf u|_... August 1957 8/A eeenlpenied L8Celael nun to the 0.y 50. Pereone preeent inthedemenetretiee were eetellaum . and that inteeching hisdaughter.7.. Q ._.8o blindfolded. V". ve1-ene:-el. 4-&#39. into Iebruery 1957.."_... . te Iitneee eduemtretien ofExt:-e Seneca-y Perception thedenonn.:x¢.. vi..|__ ~t 1490?-Lfylng or reecii nge TripTicket held e.. .. :._r» &#39.

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4:..~=~_-~ .>&#39. -... "" him towitness 1957.s ability to blindfolded. < _ _ 4&#39. J/. .._ &#39.r=.&#39.. Vifgihfafilaims tohave special abilityin the field ofextrasensory i T.__.-"-:" ..&#39.~ William A_.O?~92 £3 I957 Sc? 3 -&#39. " ~&#39. :0 I I>A&#39.. a J. ...» _-. I 3. * . V >. accurately describes individuals. ~. TO * MR. 3..<&#39. g". Z <2&#39. Belmo5E-352° f-Q&#39._&#39.5 M13 iR°a°hIP-_? ?"P92. .&#39.§..___. _". .~-.~&#39. . --.. 1957 Septe //I.~&#39. .-.-<**::-@:-¢:._:F__E_<_>o§ and Railroad Ohio Chesape emplo 7 ..41.~3 ._::. T173134 AV c-Mr.~==r:=_r:~&#39. .=:.#&#39.-.. -_. *~&#39. _ ._= v ._ . C. ~--. J79 3 -3% t 7._l _" / I-..»/- I..-&#39.&#39.I.~".."~: _~~ r rchols &#39.~ &#39._&#39.l. She ghys cards.£ the also attended was le as indicated previouslythis in although suspecting that some trick wasbein T-1. i._.3*921I.I lON Ho Wronmnon concsnmnc 4.~ - ./&#39.:._&#39. .. _ .&#39.--. &#39. . -&#39. I 5 &#39. TOLSON 2._." &#39.E6:»?&?!<*n<&#39. Washington.~_perception.:_ 1: .. can presumably read I .iThe .~_ _ _&#39. I :1. 92 reflected that a16-year-old boy has been trained to look through walls and _..». ~= --.%... ~._. 1 -.~ &#39. F@:.:~. Haccompany =. Jones &#39.&#39.1"-J M» D &#39..__.- I2. Virgua.__92 <_.=<.**»~ 1 !¬&#39.¥=. 5-. This yoimg&r also reportedly can documents read §" ""*"_ have &#39.:i -» .Foos hasa 15-year-old daughter who.. . ". 3memorandum.. enclosed been inabriefcase.$¬&#39. .! ~I. U. .__ 5 gthis Bureau in privacy at American Legion headquarters. see.. reportedly on Agency.1._ §&#39._i..rir?&#39. »&#39. y Intelligence . T |Ned e.. ._. 5 -.-. person. ~11--.4" -4-_ ¥7q:&#39. tQ Purse .-.-."-&#39. | 5performance of blindfolded.&#39. y .~ ~. "v :___~..3$"~15 . e.. A II . "¢". ."_.______m__&#39.. -»~.&#39.__r.1_ g .&#39.-J T a . -I-&#39.4 -_ 2&#39. ... although blindfolded. . 43s.:r*<:=rr . n D.=2 1-._.&#39.I= 6..._-I._. lr h / oardm lI-JL! M H -/ elmo svnjncr: EXTRASENSOR _CEP&#39.&#39.~&#39..!-.l&#39. demonstrationsput Other by Foos. Mohr /v&#39. _~ ..--. ~.. 1.-. .. {92 EI /Us &#39. Room _ .-.. ~*~&#39.~&#39. =1 anything -~.3G 92.&#39. the before Division ofthe Armyand theCentral Intelligence have r &#39 read newspapers.-?=2"-5&#39.h&#39._"-.: 5..__ _&#39.-= Richmond.-. .. &#39. Q3 I >=.I-&#39.-"-._ &#39. "OM §L f§?.51.&#39._. I !g. D.4.3~.&#39.{=.~&#39.~O]7lC8 -UNITED s~i??1 GOVERNME ES ?.2{j_|-.. ..4Tolson »"_r.. and does manyother things to exhibit the power of extrasensory as taught by her father. &#39. C. The Richmond Office has conducted a discreet check on Foos and has found that Foos is regarded as a well-respected Foos is currently attempting toestablish a clinic for the blind in _Richmond.-&#39.. 1 _:_/ ~..~_ ... . checkers. accompanied by Foos and his Motel inWashin _______ young Foos girl = *-.&#39. _.> .t&#39. .»&#39. xv: > ._.! Z." l toT &#39.. :4 -2 _s. " V.demonstrations His been have witnessed by two Special Agents of 92 :2 . I ... t_ placed beforeher. -_.=~¢_.perception =background r.. &#39.»&#39. 1&#39..~. and youngsteron put aratheramazing /5l""_ ean explanation for the girl&#39.. " &#39.<._-1&# &#39. &#39.5"-*2 .j&#39..-i . -..

"~:.--Y .!"v l"§ .&#39.*I I_ _:: 92 Y *1 .2"Zf -".&#39.5»4_&#39.».. _..~.. ~1-.~ 4f92 Q51 15-we RE: EXTRASENSORY ¢~~. -. &#39. .. an _~3 1 < -~.. He has also stated that qualifies these statements with a person the declaration in that order to do this. .-G4-L-92. -1 yw &#39.-iv. al..3.-"w &#39.¢.Zaw Foos&#39. 92..=._&#39.-. read material strictly a Iith regard to the report th "through a rumor which and as for as he has whatsoever indicating the claim can read that this beyond a brief case..He stated that he would keep the Liaison Agent advised regarding any significgnt developments.£~. . v_.:_.1 Memorandum llr.._.92.»-"x2.¢.» . "any Be stated~that---CIA. work. -.:-*=»... i"52._..~ !~92/_&#39.1v-- A Q.. 7°" ._.":neve~rthe:Zass.. .TION INFORMATION CONCERNING J- 15 &#39. --.-.-.. ?5§ .-....92 &#39. " .&#39. 92-"rm -. 92 .--~_~_ 931 . :-.~.-I-.&#39. there is no basis an act took place... -Q "4":-1. >_ _- . None.i.P. &#39.-1&#39. NdBwl T &#39.&#39.":.= -Oi 53.-. ..<. ::&#39.i-C--"&#39. additional trainiig is required 9% 9is any capabili Wm .92 l"..77: T? 1.92 ..|1. .E&#39. . reports concerning -cddit-ional "p"lans-to -.i 92v92.-~- J ._..-. circu ating boy trainedby Foos tated that this was around the Government to establish. ._.W . 4-a._.. .. i {&#39. / L-.. :-in u_. -._.~. §&#39.zw . has been been able that such could be wall.-&#39.:. . r_: * 92 -&#39...f.. =&#39. 1 -.~}.&#39..1". f_ .&#39.. intelligence.__ &#39._ M .-mg &#39.-. 7&#39. - Y.&#39.- Roach to llr.7¬L-quite certain that Foos has not come with up ich could be of assistance to U.~&#39._.. S. .Y . Foos .. --~&#39. r ».-J" . :~.&#39. I-__&#39..?*5" .92. Belmont PERC. your For information. ___>=_.S:-Z. 1&#39. .1< __.:&#39..&#39.&#39. Foos has made done. if Pf. .7.&#39.:-..v ~.. 92..

5 .nh2Q"§J&#39.. ._"_"&#39.." _>".1-h>:Jl& .___v.. &#39. **&#39. ..Mr..} Is92 _l92f._...¢-"J .>g.. "T &#39.> . macro-n-Q -4.....5-.A 1. ""-&#39.w.-&#39..~&#39.£.A..".-he-¢=.-&#39. .~&#39.» _5 _: =7 .-"_ .:_ vi..~ -I <7 -92&#39..-:~. L.> 1 %_:. m &#39.Trotter Mr. . _.: ...~&#39..&#39.--92 ..¢.-.~~ V&#39.. &#39. <.... Parsons >4/&#39.».1._.&#39.» _ 92-._1 1.92 . ~:...- 49&#39. .. -1 R»§ &#39._. ii &#39..-. : FROM &#39._ ."l&#39.9 1» ~-92 -&#39. Mr. Ingram Miss Gandy &#39.: " .5 : .I -~+ 5.* NCLOSURE Rcozézf Z3 /0% --1-_.-V .&#39.i K Mr. . :4 _.~~u.Fl>_&Z£v _.~&#39....C.-:&# l. _ ._. -I 1 .__ :<.. Malone .:3.-92.-&#39.g&#39. ..~&#39.:925-a.-_._~ -_. See Me Note and Returri - Prepare Reply For Your Recommendation _____ What are the facts? ___i_____ Remarks: I. » .. ___&#39..3::_=._ !_:_4 2? . 4..&#39. -_.1 -1 :--iii >.. Tolson ______________ v!Z "? ..-&#39._-.1"-. 2&1-.:-.. 4.&#39..:.. Callahan ______.92 &#39._--j_ -..*.=1..&#39.____ _____.___ .._.. :.¢-. _:.Z~&#39.&#39...&#39. .._ &#39..-_Z._-._&#39. . __. . &#39..."&#39..~ &#39.. ~ I &#39.0.. M.4&#39.17. 2.._. .I 1In .~n.<.:-s=:-&#39.§-9 I 4 _&#39.-§ 1-_-. &#39.1.-_&#39.2.&#39.-.-. -1-"Q ._ . >4._ _. -iv-&#39.N:. .¢r~ ¢. Belmont rl/ M1 .v_. ML _____§ " "°&#39. ~-.: .~ ._ ...m&#39.&#39._:&#39. Mr . >% &#39._.__________ _.v_.= v-§.__ ! -&#39.: .*&#39.*7..->-.92 ~~..33.3 J.-».:=..2"._._ "-". __q OFFI CIAL INDICATED BELOW BY cm-:c1< MARK Mr.I::&¢{$.7- ~ . W. -&#39.=* _____.. .$ OFFICE OF DIRECTOR. Mr.&#39.=&#39...W -92: &#39.1._ &#39._&#39._.. .-. &#39..__.&#39.&#39.~§. I&#39.»J1.._... _ ___ -&#39..= 2. .- . _-. JUL 141950 &#39. McGuire ______. Sullivan__¢_____. ?"a&#39. -:.".>-.. Z&#39..._ -I2 ! &#39.4_2}&#39..&#39. :-.__ .______. 125.1 ..i:" =51 !" V &#39.."_" < ~ .~ ¢: *&#39._-&#39._.4 I..~._"5_&#39.-ea-..&#39.. ~_-U 0 e Ci DO-7 -.4.. . 1" rgv--. FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION . 92 . Mohr ! Mr... .~ :--.-"I-&#39.__ . __._ .V >f*:i&#39. Mr. .. I. _.:...g» :i --i. -. .&#39.__..5r4" .»?-.|.". #54 ._..§z~"Lv""§:"-SM Q0 §~.._ ..-.hf __ Q J. r&#39.&#39.._92 ." TO V _.-3&#39.

:v_>_... Chief of Investigations. . s92.E&#39. Belmon V /=> °I 7i" » rs 1 ARTICLE Luv f&#39.w:I¢ &#39. <~&#39.[ ..ll-4.. .."._92 /&#39.!¢aY5 JwvE.. however.&#39.Ric&#39. U./ T0 ID.4-..3.¢-1..-. .Z&#39..-.&#39.--2-//-J -<51-bi __ I -:_. Itis true.&#39.1<&#39.&#39.-&#39.&#39.. G . " &P"" ssist Staff for Intelligence.I}¢8 &#39....that informed at the present time is that there is no basis in scientific science for Ithe validity extra of aresensory perception described as this inarticle.1-~.hmond.H.. 0 ~92 ...-~ .-./ §_-Ige. .:" La 5&#39.~@¢15/~ 13?4. nzsczzzfmwovs .. The "New York Journal American on 6-14-60 -7. . &#39. advisedliaison ._&#39._._ __._... S.--_.Branigan G :.-1--_i.~.&#39.~NMENT W_" _ .-Reading!in which she stated the Army Intelligence Service wasconducting researchexperiments in mental telepathy.. -. desert erticle. ""1"""&#39._.a -.z&#39._I".::I:_ _.. Parsons 7:» 3. _:»..-1...~L." the Army is conducting no such project as He did state that £52 S.concerning newspaper a column relating to the useof mentaltelepathy ." . 4.:c.. A 1-2.. at L3 . ....{_ 3-___ I -ii. § . 33? "--.&#39..0.4 .r: BY__JiIlVD-READING! 7. _._ &#39.1-92-:. .r1.&#39. -&#39.1.> problems raised by the Korean War.r_.&#39. . Army..3:-"&#39. 1 .*..»: .&#39. a contract in 1958 -_. H &#39. Washington._ .-.I0Q.. . The Director asked.< . "receive" thoughts "Is there anything $0 th-i8? a ._&#39..n -1~_.*&#39.1 J- =z%£~:¬ $ 0 ..J.1 -. &#39.. 4v TE:15» ~7W1¢ 1950 1.._.5. -. ke___ I" mom :A._$l03 6 9 . he could perception.. W .-". " " . .".inia. E -:.: #=&#39..&#39. I.&#39.SPIONAG.__. extra sensory perception.92:/--i. of course. 1.. . " . S. :. In recent has been undertaken by psychologists for these little-understood functions of the mind. &#39. $1 I... This research did incidentally include mental telepathy or y ~opinion e..14 1960.-.n<><=m_ ll-laboratory-~ .. __3_ __.. .Parsons &#39. ...tg121_&f_.". g p This memorandum is in response the rector inquiry !92__.. . ..&#39. -UNITED STATES " "}.¢_4.?. D..."*-" "In Z1957"one7illiam&#39. .. Memoranm 1.&#39. I &#3 teach bl H ind persons to see through the use of extra sensory ::&#39.lTo0s.&#39.4 UG&#39.92l< . U.*:?~f. ?.. lg .E&#39..1 &#39..""claim L&#39.-. the res ultswere inZo6uElusiv agent that /eh:-¬&#39.-ea . which did research in the many phases of mental 11?-&#39. Air Force had and 1959 with the Bureau of Social Science Research. spies could of plotters I in the Kremlin..&#39.6 ."" Q &#39.Bv ". there some areas and activities of the human ..{_1._1 92&#39.15 .._~ v Our Laboratory experts advised -. . with particular emphasison brainfxje Iwashing..=._ "1 sUB]£c&#39. She speculatedthat the ultimate achievementwould be to develop a method whereby U..0. _ .1 55..=3 92 0EX1l f3 to:.._.1¢Er_v__ .-_ .~:--&#39. carried a column by RuthMontgomery "Spying by Hind. eclaimed he could teach_people a paper tzread which w &:~:.. sz=rmr.1"".. E-.. . . mind which have years serious the purpose not been explored or scientific study of explaining completely understood.. by the Army Intelligence Service. I._?. /- _ 1- Bglgont T. s. " {?&#39. .. &#39.... 1 .f&#39.-&#39. Virg&#39.. M7Lieutenant Colonel Lee Martin.-_1&#39.. 1 -I _ n -.

=.-&#3 Spying ind-Retailing! bygglg 5f.. 400. zation correspondent reported several years to try reading each other&#39.&#39.iexpert guidance within . can&#39.. The 20th.. achieved by hit-and-miss guessing.: h.4. oi the oiiicers -&#39.&#39._- EM:---&#39.. It would be -pleasant to think that -U.. but at aspeed exAt least we can dream.&#39.~. thought waves emanating from the Cold War _s- America was spurred todevelop anew and fool-prooi technique for espionage.1 J8.-.-.that Communist big-wigs were hatch-&#39. Vl W .-. Q. Under to perfect their technique _to such an this condition they were able to supextent that they could actually pick up ply every detail..~-:. . &#39. r-_1n-4.&#39. F-:~>?_ -: _ =-3? ti ~&#39...-As.s. Louis. __ l-_..-. _- as _." .&#39. The ultimate achievement would be the inner reaches or the Kremlin...¢_g.¢. you think man could send a monkey y. and they had been assignedto visit. -This formed groups." aball game in St..:-.natlng that the world has The proiectreceives &#39.could be A Afterwards.Wasnmomn: Intelli&#39. even down to the nated by the possibili- enemy camp..&#39.. 2 ~_1.. . _ _=_~ to develop amethod whereby American ened. FY -_.-_>l av--._ 40 Q 7 I ~&#39.92&#39. _ -|.ble5.~ 0 ~ av geu unthd Tb . .1: = ~ n.~¢"&#39.- .!It-5 .speaking&#39.-. ..~--" _. or a news_ cornmentator. and while in trance were again quesThe Intelligence Service hopes to tioned about the layout oi the -room developenough "sensitive" agents..£E &#39. but f. sincethe U-2 spies could actually receive the .::~.92~:--:- - ! &#39.»-.. .¢Oli veutl. . &#39.<4&#39. int» orbit around the earth or moon? nating phase oi extra -. _. f . &#39. §&#39.: 1.~&#39..:=_3 T..".1 -l~.U .&#39.i/4Z.=_.:.*.-&#39.. ._&#39._ : <_"&#39..1 &#39.. and the possibilities e .3: f§?:f. I ._ 3 "-1. .92..>. 44 L 92 IQ!/.. -5* ....92:.. the clouds..l j_~__.-Z._~ X&#39.gt __&#39.»._ - . did.&#39.»&#39. gt &#39.f&#39. T15 .1" -*. _" .-. spies seated comfortably inWash-7 ington couldpick upthe dastardlyplots " 1 How manyin the 19th Centurybe. &#39.&#39. s._ .9 -:15 r=_._." I. .~ :...7:..tar surpassing that which .-&#39.1is¢ UIlw92l¢Dei- .ave become so iasci _.. &#39.&#39... as aresult of his tantrums.I =1-st Q! . ___ .t: "3:43I:":I. phony concert ln New York. _Z =.._i-&#39.._" f5 Q-_1 L&#39. "3725? lieved that man could y. _-.. "~.Army gence Serviceis beginning to thoughtthat by turning a dial in his. not only ing behindlockeddoors in the Kremlin.J-6._= many. . &#39.1&#39..1 92z ..__ . ci 1 ~~--1 .?:¢i... gs-F4.&#39.-. conscious mind.9~.-.a .-" the department.s minds.T.-1.3.-.&#39...__ -__. = :_"~..~:.&#39.-. - b - .develop.@§n . .outside ofoiiice hours.__ 0:.C2..4 own couch.92" . "&#39. .f3£ . -~ -_. .: &#39. 7 . .§* ¢L"-13-&#39. .".:_. 193. a _ f &#39.Who at the turn of the century living room.._. r.r - _ . 3-_-. back and queried in the normal man-_ with the average oi correct responses ner about what they had observed.=-N -9:. &#39. .&#39.&#39.-.p... ..!rom Tokyo? ~1 prove successful--could_ make spying Only 20 years ago. 92:.be as wild as it seems at first glance. - Military intelligence tor some time has delving into the possible utili-" ties "that they have3-lowrammny been oi hypnosis in spying..&#39. . -The drive to.¥t .-&#39. ~-r-~ ..t we? §¥"92~:g~§£ ceeding that ot sound? _ _» I &#39."&#39.~ . This age is surely the most iasci-- I sensory perception._ ... while watching telligence agentsare »w92 Qtkw V n - ever known.92--av A-V&#39.4 research ~ experiments menin 1&1 telepathy. then brought have proved -enormously successful..&#39. &#39.g~ ~11.1 __.=:.<..&#39...1 he&#39. or apolitical convention in Los Angeles? For that matter. ~ .~*.. conductln --.13.-1? &#39. VyBy aura MONTGOMERY &#39..I>. delve into an unknown reach oithe which mind -should it eventually _.33 ="&#39. but perhaps the most neglected phase" of science is the probing oi the sub-.-. -~ _.:&#39.-s "-1 I oi thought transmission.&#39. 1rsI. S.§ &#39.~&#39.._."&#39._. Think what a joke it would be-on thoughts oi Soviet plotters meetingin Nikita it.* ..r._ Anumber oi top in...&#39.=¬=~. -1 believed it possible to sprawl on-your. 1 tQ :-. would you have the leasthazardous branch of defense. *. f~-1-.&#39.~__ &#39.~:_. ~.. -13¢ . above.Century has witnessed such iantastic advances in other realms oi science that this project may not. he could hear asym-&#39.<. other -tech- niques iorespionagehas beenheightincident.___ _.._= y-n=&#39.. . 92 number oislats inthe venetian blinds..~".:&#39..-. ago that intelligence agents were being Some "oi the experiments to date sent on delicate missions.A./=:-: 3 . - 1 -.-.-a1w=1- =2. -&#39. .&#39. -.1.RL :_~a~ZA92&#39.. they were hypnotized.

" 511&#39. ::.&#39.n. e _ ~f.lO :_ _ -__.&#39.:..-&#39. .92116/28/Ob-D M._l&#39.192. often referred to as ESP.~_.. W P ~&#39. 5..:&#39.Ii. $921. sun]!-:Cr: RASENSOBY PERCERIIQK ESP! b 1. Experimental work in Parapsychology - perception at _» _.&#39... _ -1 . .>&#39.&#39.5ET 92&#39. _59J2 -» I ltamong DETAILS! r 2.-.5.-» < Laboratory there reported since 1934.. Studies on extrasensory perception...f-5-. -__lj =-.| __. .f.-1~§i. r 53 __ &#39.. other supporting this investigation is completely research in experimental psychology which has I ./-_.&#39.-.Ii dated "Spying by June 14. heM ~_ ...§£N&#39._-92-_:_-=.. J11?" "-&#39.".._ g5. -=:>-. <1 . Y".:.&#39.-." THENEWYORKJOURNAL AMERICAN._____._I . &#39.. seedoffactor evidence and methods. clairvoyance and precognition have been investigated using special ESP card*decks. »_:..~ .~a "-!5"" 1~.n 1 Ew § Y _1 ._ I ?..~..&#39. opposed to The theory results of not revealed sensory mechanisms than those described in modern textbooks of psychology and physiology.5" :&#39..r rkgi-I&#39._~ . by human to collect either ._ l !.._ &#39._QL£Ea$é._ :¥_. . psychological research.3 ..8 ~. The Director has noted.. : . ééi:." on a memorandumresp0nding to his inquiry about the article 1.<f_/_b1 A . -._~_... 13.7.. ._{{-. ..?."5 -1&#39..{_.. g FROM 1B. His experiments give sophistication but the impression of have received continuous and severe Psychical research in parapsychology encompasses the P experimental study of "supernormal faculties.. » -_...".5 Q 6 .. . lvgi Experiments devised for purpose eliminating pure chance as causative evidence_supporting ESP.~. .- BYNOPS IS: &#39._.I ____________ &#39. -&#39. J. UNITED STATES cgi.= 4: _ I fl £$u§~&#39._---92 _-72&#39.&#39..1-&#39.§cu. . North Carolina. de at Duke Unive y. A ._ .&#39.__ _..! __. .a_-}._ .51 :-:3 4&#39.i_. Various forms "supernormalcognition. - mdern and physiological psychological methods..]Q/ :. for acceptance by general scientific opinion. i__._-. supernormal being an equivalent for "not recognized general scientific opinion. Mc oulro -rozlr.9" I SnoII-_-_ i_.. .. qr ~. ."11"Vrsi2I""92--&#39." .&#39.B B 6JUL191&#39. ..~ . -= Lb Director has commented about studies in extrasensory Duke University._.__ ~3_.-.. I have been ...~.Memorandum ..=_-&#39. b&#39...:.r_.&#39.-Q . . .< /~ . of psychical ___¬_ 1960. or rejection. 17&#39.».1-_.. _. -. &#39.:? [of ._. _.- nn.1. .._ ____ ii-.. 0r!l0vu4lOunn0.&#39. : f< 1 &#39.1"." real or supposed of personality.-3.&#39._-Ml..&#39. Tug :7/15! f"._-....~ "&#39.._v_ _ _. ~. ." telepathy... .... since 1934.Research has covered "supernormal not recognized by faculties" -.3-." The function of this research is and weigh all available evidence for and against such faculties. Durham.. reported the Parapsychology Laboratory.-.wScientists_generallY_critical of &#39. "z 175: $~¢ Mind Reading. Belief in ESP has gained little acceptance psychologists and fails test of common experience. 141950 13-F::>&#39.l . . University . =n. "I have been told that at Duke some work is being done in the field of extrasensory perception.-t~~4. considerable experimental work in the field Hcriticism inlearned circles since publication._ UI &#39..//-.: I/CD 63&#39..35-.. &#39. _ .

&#39.. Foos hasappeared before medical . §5 :....... Foosdid not know at the time that g.%kL..32 2 .&#39.-~_~.xiv! _.4-&#39. .!~&#39..» 5~".--_&#39. -1. 3.~&#39. ..&#39.-. 1.»_.__-1.. Mr. requested astatement indicati.4¢3. attempting to initiate interest so that funds will besubscribed for aclinic for theblind in Richmond.. an-Gv --e. .»». ..---3-=....}_".--... .. .. I-24 of course. be attempting to commercialize on a "fake £. however.". &#39. .-. It is believed with CIA and theIntelligence Division of the Armyto determine what reaction those agencies had afterwitnessing the c demonstration asput on by Foos.~.9._. ~2_&#39.-fa.. Mr.5-&#39.-&#39. I ..92. &#39.--:1---.+==§ . GvhhzBi. Tolson from 1. .~-.&#39.._.&#39.-&#39.. " ..5... obtain further information from the CIA relative to this J . .*. .-_._.1 92 Numerous estions were asked of Mr.».-: . 92 I{fig_. 92 .92 rs: T. &#39.. trick" he and his daughter and the youngboy haveperfected. L-&#39.~r ...=_§_..C.-.~iL .1-1 --. ..k:_._.." 92 &#39.&#39. :.92_-.-:~l&#39.. _».§ &#39.1 ! Memorandum toMr. demonstration.:-. according to his own explanation. thatthis couldbe doneand thathe would be willing tohave this act performed at alater date.:~ .. -f.." .... . however. He is.. under anycircumstances allow*Foos"the&#39. ~ -.-" "-&#39.?.-.~i-:¬:_"_>&#39.~.~"..f.~<..-&#39..-.v-5-/_z. -._¢&#39. ..i.~-5.-. andbefore variousgroips in Richmond.: .:>.. .1&#39.::-.&#39." .. __.<"&#39."-"-_.J_ "4.~1...-&#39.~:Z .=~&#39. .J :_&#39. of course.. ---4 ~_. -vi 92 N. __-.:.. however.-"...&#39.&#39. B7 & bythe FBI.~-A .. F f . to -..&#39. &#39..5"-&#39.__-_ ---1~ -.&#39. &#39. &#39... .._&#39.r&#39. .1""":&#39..-. ..~92&#39. .~_&#39.-_ .2" gt.-L.-1 --." " .&#39 *.. which he hopeshead._. } .&#39.... various medicalassociations inNew YorkCity.:&#39.::_-. ~.1 {.. Foos may.-~_-4-1.1..--__ ..:F? {Y1 _&#39. Washington. there is apossibility that Foosdoes haveextrasensory perception abilities.&#39.&#39.v.".s1&#39.-.. is something we cannot afford to overlook in our work but we should not._: _&#39. -7.f..": 3" 4- I 1._-1&#39..-._."4_-~&#39."f "Iii admission._-. -1 1":&#39.--= ~.--L¢&#39. evasive inhis answersand refusedto discusshis methodsof instruction. . ..._-_=_ -~...:.-.92 -"~-. . daughter This obvious reasons..-./.? E&#39.-.~ &#39.&#39."3-:1 . . ..92. .-_-__ 1...~--._7.iP"i. " -_-_&#39. ._ &#39. . &#39.%...=.9.... -.~~. Nichols Re: Extrasensory Perception."»__4:..&#39...--m "nu "*1 n4..3. ...-_._&#39.~: -&#39.. _ _-:. -. F-.&#39.. . Virginia.:.-~~ .1:5:1-=-&#39._-I-4:~&#39.&#39. . ..&#39.~ n.Q->.¢ . ..-.~i.~.92 outsiders theFBI isinterested in his work. -C officials atDuke University..:.~.=1.-51? .. ~-.:.1 -j.... He also refusedto allow ademonstration of theyoung boyreading documents - enclosed in abriefcase or readingthrough the walls orfa room.1._~.-&#39..92 . ---_.~._.&#39. _>.&#39.I -_. ..&#39.&#39.j&#39. :3.--._.92...-1+.&#39.<$ -_92. of extrasensory perception constant through reading-of-the -Bible".--&#39.: .--.§ -...~_ however..ng that his invitation was refused for that _ ..1. . ~.-_5-*_ -. . --.-.%r -=&#39.-. to have checks made own interests..92.-.-. 5&#39..:.._92~-».1 ~.Z..-..__&#39.--. He claimed.:.Z-"..&#39._~. .L". the Veterans Administration..-V".&#39. Mr.1 . =_ "" &#39.&#39..-~:..f._&#39..-. &#39.-. -I-/_v &#39...4.=&#39.:-".¢1&#39.-Y._:&#39. I-|.»:=:_.!=. .--..__.._-. Virgiia._.~.&#39. Liaison Section.-/~-&#39. &#39.&#39. .~__-__.--._.. Q 3! should attempt sindicated above.-&#39.. He has never charged r v"92 ~_ &#39. ._ . -._-.r.-= ...2&#39. . He should begiven noopportrmity to use the FBI in any marmer which would further his advisable. . &#39.-_..--~He tobe anatheist in his beliefs.&#39.-__.... .---~-.&#39. his daughter.&#39.. and theyoung boytraveling with them.. This.-1-..-.i.-. the Domestic Intelligence Division.-J ACTION: aC .-.-:&#39.-4. .-. -K v_. _-=&#39...* .~-. . Information Concerning T4 .&#39.~92 ..92c. Foos spoke continuallyof learning the principles Ihowever.-&#39.. .=.-»&#39." 0 ..&#39._ ..¢ ~_92&#39.~-_" -&#39.&#39.1* ~~-.5» 1.<&#39._-1--_&#39. privilege of indicating "to av I .""-».&#39. B.3--.1 v&#39.._. ~_y92. Mr. . _.-1 --_&#39.-&#39. was employed 57¢. On the otherhand.. D.§?. . . .-. .-. Foos following the demonstration m most s inblunt his questioning in attempts Foos wasquite ll to find out if there were any gimmicks" involved.~E:. -&#39.--I". . _.".. I-&#39.

._.. it was interesting to note that Foos has ._ ..al is kind of a shield between his ~ read.=&#39...~*.1 1:.1 .~....for the purpose of obtainin /t t. .s eyes and the document being the daughter is able to readto certain her eyes but when the same materi.-=... 6 &#39.92 P. has given in the Washington.. Foos l le.4.../ fold disks or which might be placedthe over eyes.».-3. . she is un ble tre danythin .lW7 %§& §....L 92 L.~_&#39.f. permit anybody to place any daughter&#39.§ .1 . .s M .¢lZ U/I According 0.4 advised entl A /_ P : J f Q that he had been designated his by agency to coordinate all ormation developed concerning Foes demo tions and to follow A..he has conductede so researc hi field? and stated that with proper training a person can have a vision looking through asmall hole or even along t large figeld of <95 sides of a blind. -. .¥ ¢1".:-.~."&#39Q INFORMATION "_ coycmwrzvo AJ qzrzm . stated that Fooshas insisted on using aparticular type to le t ._ Tlmm - Reference is made to a memorandum Mr. .-.Jf-_ _." K §?." ~._. N.:m_-.5 -1:9...__ F -3.~.l that although _z_>a_ cl aims 0&#39." is of shis daughter the opinion that Foos is using a blindfold material permi to have u consider lestated area of that vision through a tiny aperture the in blindfold cloth.*l71~".1:traP 4&#39. C&#39..&#39. used his daughter of reading o which raises a question regarding the possibility that &#39. srunuorumux kl }":92. He further stated that W extent while the blindfold is on laced d» we t. -""1 5 Y4 :1 *1 r»>&#39.. also remarke t hb&#39.=. _@§..-.<* . her ability of blind Foos is 1 ..i?-1. om: of e...u .§éf&#39.&#39.R.1£cLAsS1F1fI~§>cie1 pQ¢p3..J v .__ 7.§ /-_ . - in A while blind- daughter see by topinpoint whic vision. I997} L .___ 4-~&#39.. . of tated that as far &#3 as his agency isconcerned Foos has not come 1any new or revolu- ltionary development and his claimsto certain performances in the field of ezctrasensory perception iiinitely denot have been supported-b fact __. .92&#39.? /~ 001. any reported developments significance.-If:l. .i area. 1957. Nichols to llr. ._$ P - _I On Se tember 1s 195&#39.»b § §1.__ llosen_i_.&#39.9292. n &#39. .."&#39.= .&#39.Q .. 5 1 - Intelligence Agency CIA!. ."- in contact with - agencyls or comments observations concerningwhich demo .&#39.=: QJ ®5"BJF¢ PERCEPTIDN !&#39. Belmon¬5}&#39..{f .-.I . _ .. According to demonstra &#39.r_ 1i I "25 u --¢ P~¢ 01.H..&#39._i. ave an a i i yt field of e:::trasen&#39."?&#39.. &#39.-3.... /7 nun: Septem 19 raw =llr.A ._ [Hf = ro Hr. :5 or evidence.~I-ff} .Roach R. the Central 4 . The Liaison Agent has been §._> 21:1:&#39. . D.. A Boar man__. -__-_ _ pr T " Y 5.r-fl §&#39.. A._ J. .&#39..&#39. -__.<.»&#39. &#39. :5V .&#39.éory perception ehimsel 0ftr a iu nothers in the g do any o the things which his roteges can do3: ! 63 .3 -"Tx _ _. concerning William who has claimed to have a special ability in the" j ield 2 sensory perception._ using nothing more than a trick b cleverly permitting his 5 refused o -_ Foos has rtain amount folded. A.I.Nm¥&@ 01» I H ...s . _ O]7 ZC6 -unrrznig G0VE}lNM ges . Tolson dated September 6.

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We haveenjoyedfavorablerelationswithKrell andhe has written someexcellent articles aboutBureaucasesbaseduponinaterial furnishedto him. 1=1~*:-&#39. .._ -z .. Gcndy_____ -<=_¢13_It!%Il1i£§!¢_9AS.. . In conducting researchin this matter.&#39. PageDetective. &#39. ~._. Atwell Tarmon! whowaslater releasedwhenthe actualkiller MelvinDavisRees._. conclusionthat the judiciary authorities and the police derive any bene t from the 4.1a Dutch medium.._ ___ . . q-. ggzf §.-l=°_ 7...-. @@c- L I il|92 ~92l. b -7" <* ." #594-ls-4-2282.q.» .-. the FBI. -Krell mentioned GerardCroiset.>-w had written in which he stated: "Neither in the Netherlands. who in J921l1¬ .rticle he 4 . ~ country. °&#39.1. Dutchpoliceofficialandattorney.U &#39.. Q pg-_.- Krell also made reference to Peter H1:-kos..7-60.IS Byldetter toDirector 9-2&#39.1 1. .is it possibleto obtainreliable informationwhich would other justify the Iintimations of clairvoyants..92 < omovui vow v4o_ I0 . whovanished in NewYork in 1930..C wan _.._ . °&#39. Edwin D._-.Krell. midwes in t g 0 d o an articl e correspondent fo ell Publishing §gm_pa__1_11.. mm = M.».s._qnr._. Te m__ &#39.madeheadlines whileworkingontheCarrollJackson familymurder case. ..--beauty. -1!-:~ &#39. D "Inside "-~ ~-Detective" »=. . 1&#39 Mh .4! was i_ &#39..He noted that muchhas appeared in newspapers on this topic inrecentmonths.3 L ~ We haveliad cordial t liltion with Dell Publishing Company since the 1930&#39.> &#39. nor in any -_¢.~ 9 er la " _£Q it 2._¢. also from Holland.. _.McGuire _J 1>m= 10-5-so _ DeLoac .vu_92sc <. .&#39.butin checking into the .""and. ula ." .-.1 I.--1: .. ." mroamvriou m I 3 _Q. situation hefoimd no evidence to support the contention that mediums haveaided policein solving crimes. -/.£ __~. &#39.1I1:I- t _ - . PER¢EP&#39.whosentKrell ana.-.."Front ""&#39.". lnqmm_____."_.&#39. advisedheis plann concerning parapsyc 0 ogyin criminalinvestigation.&#39. Krell advisedhe contacteda Brink... _i.. work led to the arrest of a suspect John caught by theFBI.tC Z~X &#39. Memorandum T° Mr.. Dr. _ _.92__.. &#39. -. Krell feelsthe public is entitledtothisinformation and requested a statement fromtheDirector onthismatterforuseinthearticle. uurrsnsrxrsso092mvxsm" &#39. wecompletely ignore anything put forward by clairvoyants in the course of criminalinvestigation. SUBJE u -I. andtheyhavecarriednumerous favorablestoriesrelatingto thework of detectiveandjuvenilemagazine &#39... 1_Miss Gandy i nc 0 osure 17OCT 141960 f mh Xa!I __. 1960. i. A. Krell notedthat Hurkos&#39. » i Dr. Dell publisheswell-knownfashion.. attached. F.. _~ 92. His articles appearin theDell publications._-. l _I41~".-1..Brink also quoted aletter from Scotland Yard:/& "SofarastheLondon Police areconcerned. a.1! _o92I¢l¢ll£QiUi. .whoreportedly relatedwhathappened to JudgeJoseph Crater.Jr.5_ . """ ~ . _ .~~V .W! --_~__-_ s .»~i~&#39.

.&#39. 5.3 Lb -H __5 _... .._ . Holland. The Director noted: am "I amazed that VSP the would participate inanysuch circus. _ . . Herequested that the VSP allow Hurkos the opportimity examining of the clothing and other physical evidence inthe case.. -92~ *1 ~ n Jones to DeLoach Memo Re: Statement by DirectorConcerhing A Extrasensory Perception .-.~.._i.__ .and spent about a week workingnn the Jackson case. - where the bodies of the Jackson iamily were found.=.-J_lI. Washington. .. 1: »"1. . ah . FrancisRegis Riesenman.. -as1" " r -rs->. . .. of ._. bf .. ~ " I. -A r The 6-9-80.I .I0 _. C.__ .-.-.Dr.._..an attorney and member of thede Bilt._. wasborn 5-21-ll. _. There is no derogatory information in lBu les concerning Brink. police force. ca. There isno information in Bu les concerning Gerard Croiset. _&#39...~ X 10: _ _. _..Mr.-v F"-1 1952." 0-27510-8174! arti 1titl -The Director noted: "Just "This screwball is how silly can one get. 4-_y_I . whose true name is Peter Hurk.issue of"The Washington Daily News"carriedan article entitled "Telepathist Says He Can See Killer" whichrelated that Hurkos stated he knew what the murders looked like and hoped "soon" to turn over to police iniormation that would solve the case..en& atzuired: there "Is to thisg" Curthe Laborato loolged theingo matter andas ermined there is no has s in science for of extrasensory perception described in the article.~.1:" _E .:.___ __ __ ._. He is aliged tohave extrasensory perception and it has been claimedin manynews and . 1&#39.-"Z?-&#39. --0 I |~-.&#39. Netherlands.§ Zw. _ "M1" av."_ _.. -31&#39.. &#39. asaresult of which the Director commented: l He We should sure beHurkos isn&#39._&#39. ._ .s Hospital. " a3 Riesenman and Hurkos contacted the VSP on 6-7-60. -.4 . _A. &#39..7A&#39._.." The 6--14-80..:_. toured theBureau inconnection with avisit to the United States to studylaw F5 ._...92l§&#39. Bu les re ect CorneliusVan Der ~ that Peter Hurkos. advised the Virginia State Police VSP! that he planned to bring Hurkos Virginia to and Maryland to observethe sites __i-i Y 92-&#39. Captain &#39._ I : -:. . Bu les re ect that inApril._.. &#39. issueof the"New YorkJournal American"hadan d"Spy ing Hind-Reading?" hi hdealt with ri t th Ar Intefliégnlce in Seervice bgntal tele ath and Zxtgasensory ere<?§etio!g...t in_ any case injected which in have we-. _ 5 &#39.._.__-. _ enforcement methodsin this country. in Dordrecht.|.. VSP felt ihqwould be subjected to public criticism whether they agreed or declined participate to and nally decided to allowHurkos to examine the material. Filippus Brink.... D. aj < .4. -3-- . ».Elizabeth&#39. reportedlyaDutch medium..~ &#39._-.jurisdi isacomplete fraud.r-* magazine articles thathe has assisted police departmentsmany in countries in solving crimes as aresult of his ability. 1-»t__.._ . On 5-25-60.&#39. ". . psychiatrist on the sta at St. Bu les contain noinformation to sub- stantiateany of the claims by made Hurkos concerning solution the crimes...Q44|A_92> <-~14~ ~---&#39. Tolson commented: connected with thegreat Interpol.. .5 ¢_-.

41_..__4-.=. I O Jones to DeLoach Memo 1. &#39.-. R !. =&#39.. ~! &#39.*A .. &#39. < ..~ 5.-&#39. . The Director noted: | "I have been told that at Duke University work is being done in the eld of extrasensory perception.$i.~q-%_ - -a Y .&#39.. 92 I That the attached letter by the Director be sent to Krell. @1145 92/It 92*>92 &#39.1 k .. ~i-"~><----&#39.~._.~t &#39.. _. ~3.£2? "~.4¢. .-~_A... -: JS--&#39.:. 3-4036-10! I: &#39.->5 &#39..._¢»LA--__ ___...:r=--I-r &#39.. 92 _.=. §-". -=&#39.¢_ v -. . .j..._...:.1 It a-_ I. and the belief l in extrasensory perception has gained little acceptance among ~&#39.> .. 7&#39. ._-_~-.. ._.v j.-. -.. -.. __ ~_-1. &#39.&#39.~.~~.¥~ .05--n<_v:. ..." determined that some The Laboratory Duke has been conducting experiments involving extrasensory perception since 1934. <_ . .. -z &#39. 4 I ---~ ~ F e- W - &#39.§|-... . enclosing s statement concerning extrasensory perception in the solution of the Director criminal cases._._1.. Further.¬__l. .La._" -E 4..£1:2!» 4v "1 1""--92: -3 *-..4...L. pm-.4 -.1».7 and fails the test of common experience.&#39._.< v r 4._ A:--.»*. andthat their research covered"supernormal faculties" -I _...4.55 -52 ->." 1" &#39. ~-&#39. " RECOMMENDATION: psychologists. &#39._f not recognized by modern psychological and physiological methods.>.. Re: Statement by Director Concerning I Extrasensory perception =&#39..-.. a:...-1&#39.._ _.-4._§.. Z-_-i .-.. . that scientists generally are critical of the evidence and methods. ~ 4 i .&#39.

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One ESP card of each symbol placed deck is shuffled. &#39. 0 I-¬&#39. 1 -:|*>v-&#39.Z. I " debatable phenomenon as: telepathy. circle.. .@. 92 .-5."1... &#39. »§.-_-&#39.. ~s. . .5»-...a . -I i - Blind latching are face down during card of ! Single shuffled ESP Testz._.= -.-... . ..1 Y-. _. r. &#39. r_~. :-. of matter are that concerning These include such . experimental techniques --.r&#39. -.. inferred " 4.Z_:.~ -Q...-. * . Aspecial Tests: If subject not explainable i --..» "r .-..s._ . -.1_&#39... not in the mind of another person. ..I Memorandum to Ir.&#39.: . all manifestations of supernormal ._.1." part in is knowledge shown by a"percipient"¢ receiver! I which he has no natural means of knowing.43_. for correct guesses of consistently averages by mere latching Test: Complete ESP decides which is then phenomena have been made as follqws: each of five different symbols and asquare!. Like test.. these tests that is. _. r.-><__from anothers mind. =.==&#39.< . Card Calling Test: Subject pack. uncontrollable. in five. 51.~».&#39..:._ " . a92.!."._... ---&#39.--. :&#39.. in dealt. . 71. supernormal knowledge derived _---a .&#39.__. The probability results are of objective to establish reality of these mental not met in accepted psychological research..-&#39. . -. are uncontrolled and . §9292 !&#39. ..1r &#39.&#39._=v..&#39. -1» .. subject -_> ..¢. i.92 ./J! future events that can neither be percieved sensorily. on through the deck. Because these modes of perception arise spontaneously from life experiences of certain persons _ . ."..~. allegedly demonstrates capacity knowledge concerning the ESP symbols in 2v consistent averages of subject ashuffled consecutive above one to have supernormal deck. clairvoyance.~-o. The principal lines the most directed for of investigation in parapsychology studying_£supernormal cognition.&#39.~.-3"?-* p. of==-..2. Top card dealt and ESP card deck of isused cross. 4 knowledge.»92&#39. 35.l Er? :4. supernormal knowledge of =":&#39.:-¢.v-_. "Z&#39.. ==&#39.-»-.-. 8 -&#39.--av.. : =:&#39.*» -. &#39./1&#39.. | --_ f L: ..= sensory information.y_~<"&#39.-_<§. above except five key cards » .-. Before top card is symbol matches placed below symbol on top card guessed symbol. 92 11J -> I 1.. _-Q. .. without the intermediary 9..~. ~-. and. and so on through the guesses deck. ""<»"::..:-&#39. lines five in five._. ! .T.. .. face up ! Open arow. presents difficulties The devising Laboratory experiments Clairvoyance in twenty-five..&#39.4?.92 . _ !. As .11&#39._. v _. v&#39. precognition. -r-2. I1".< _-. Tamm Re: EXTRASENSORY PERCEPTION 63-4036 .-: &#39. _ symbol on top ..-:-=.. .&#39. the elimination of fraud.. 3 calls. wavy cards is above one chance.r_v&#39. --:92=...&.6£_T. =1-1.. .3 only. . ~ii 1".-:. -1-I . -:»&#39.5 3._&#39. and so of deck. 13¢ V. ...-&#39.. five cards star.. collusion and other sources of error " re.--1.&#39. -"4 : __-. 92 rationally or brought about deliberately. C ! directed Pack Calling at ashuffled Success at Test: Subject makes twenty-five but unbroken ESP deck.

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