Louise Smith, left, Elaine Thomas and Mona Stafford of Liberty were the ­central figures in a 1976 UFO mystery that has remained unsolved.
 Their story is the inspiration for the play High Strangeness at Pioneer Playhouse in Danville.
Louise Smith, left, Elaine Thomas and Mona Stafford of Liberty were the ­central figures in a 1976 UFO mystery that has remained unsolved.
 Their story is the inspiration for the play High Strangeness at Pioneer Playhouse in Danville.
Louise Smith, left, Elaine Thomas and Mona Stafford of Liberty were the ­central figures in a 1976 UFO mystery that has remained unsolved.
 Their story is the inspiration for the play High Strangeness at Pioneer Playhouse in Danville.