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Want your very own piece of Flatwoods Monster history? The ceramic lantern pictured here, originally produced by the Braxton County Junior Chamber of Commerce in the early to mid 1960's as a fund raiser, is the oldest and longest produced novelty keepsake made to commemorate the events of September 12th, 1952. This ceramic lantern is still in production today. John Gibson, a local resident of Braxton County, has these unique items hand made in Marietta, Ohio by a ceramic artisan. Each piece is hand molded, fired, and painted. These great lanterns are available locally at the Days Inn gift shop, Exxon convenience store, and Sister's Antique Mall. All three located within one mile of exit 67 of I-79. These lanterns are also available online HERE or via mail order, directly from John Gibson. John’s contact information is below. Contact John for whole pricing as well. Like the Braxton County Monster lantern on Facebook.
Elk River Water Trail shirts
Elk River Water Trail shirts that feature the Flatwoods Monster paddling a canoe can be purchased at Cafe Cimino Country Inn, Days Inn, and Lloyd's Shell Station. These are USA made American Apparel shirts printed by East Coast Tees in Nitro, WV.
Cafe Cimino Country Inn - 304-765-2913
Days Inn - 304-765-5055 Ex. 0
Lloyd's Shell Station - 304-765-7514
Flatwoods Volunteer Fire Department shirts
The Flatwoods Volunteer Fire Department now sells Monster themed t-shirts and hooded sweatshirts through their website. Shirt sales are a direct fundraiser for new equipment the volunteer fire department needs to better serve the greater Flatwoods area. Child and Adult sizes available. T-shirts available in both blue and grey. The Adult sized t-shirts are made from Delta brand USA made shirts. Find them by clicking the picture.
Flatwoods Monster shirts
Find a staggering variety of Monster themed shirt designs created by artist, Andrew Smith; a resident of Braxton County, WV, by clicking HERE (or the picture above to find them at TeePublic.com.
Bonus Round shirts
Help support the gaming, horror, and sci-fi con, Bonus Round, based in Flatwoods WV, by buying their monster themed t-shirt from TeePublic.com. Design created by resident artist, Michael Mayne. CLICK HERE to buy this shirt!
Kaiju Kaos is a miniatures game created by Bryan Borgman. The miniatures are used as playing pieces for the game. The miniature figures can be purchased separately for other uses or display. Find the Flatwoods Monster figure HERE.
Andy Finkle (Artist)
Andy Finkle is andartist known for his love of cryptozoology, skeletons, vans, station wagons, and monsters. His work tends to reflect these interests in a big way. Finkle commonly using found items and house-hold craft supplies to more incredibly unique works of art. Find his current work HERE, which usually contains many Flatwoods Monster Themed pieces.
"The Being" by Argyle Goolsby
Argyle Goolsby is a horror rock artist who writes songs about horror films, the macabre, and things unknown. His song “The Being” is written about the Flatwoods Monster. Find it on his album Saturnalia of the Accursed. Click the image for his online store.
"The Braxton County Monster"
Frank C. Feschino, Jr., the authority of the “Braxton County Monster” incident has returned with an Updated and Expanded version of his 2012 book. His ongoing and diligent 21-year investigation into this case reveals an invasion of gigantic aliens that occurred over America on September 12, 1952. Feschino meticulously reconstructed a timeline of events and recreated the scenario of that terrifying day, which includes the “Flatwoods Monster” and “Frametown Monster” incidents, a massive wave of UFO sightings and crashes and the cover-up of a USAF jet fighter that disappeared that night. This book contains new documentation about the “Braxton County Monster” case and startling UFO events of that day and includes additional witness information, newly discovered sightings, crashes, landings and more. It contains more than 225 visuals, including new articles, photos, maps, graphics and illustrations, which credit Feschino as the world’s most thorough investigator of this UFO incident in history.
Buy Faschino's book HERE.
A VHS Guide to Indigenous Cryptids
The first full-band full-length Catfeesh release featuring '(Won't You) Be My Yeti Already', 'Proteins', and 'Crypto-Creeper'. Click HERE for info.
Check out this custom "Monster Buster" enamel pin offered by the Ghostbusters, West Virginia Division. They are $8 and all proceeds made by the Ghostbusters, West Virginia Division, goes to their yearly toy drive. Help support their efforts and show your "Monster pride" by picking up this pin today. Available HERE.
...They also offer Mothman stuff too!
Flatwoods Monster Patch
Find your Cryptozoology Tracking Society patch HERE.
The Flatwoods Monster by George Dudding
This book will let the reader find out basically what happened on a chilly September evening in 1952 at Flatwoods, West Virginia when two adults and several children ventured up a dark hillside in Braxton County in search of a possible downed aircraft only to encounter a UFO piloted by a scary monster. The reader will be there along with the author as they run to save their lives.
Available in paper-back and e-book HERE.
Discover more about George Dudding and learn about his other books HERE.
Stexe: Resin Flatwoods Monster
One of the four figures in the "North American Cryptids, Volume Three: Extraterrestrials" line. Measures 1.75" high, 1.5" wide and 3/4" depth. Comes with poly-bag, display rack-ready hang tag, and a double-sided Kollector's Kard® with sighting information and other fun facts. The complete package measures 3 x 5". ORDER YOURS HERE!