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From its founding in 1986 until the ascendancy of the internet in the early 1990s, ParaNet operated as a network of electronic bulletin-board systems piggybacked on FidoNet. Like many such systems, the ParaNet BBS network had several separate "echoes" or message streams; the largest of these was devoted to UFOs and paranormal issues, while a separate (and smaller) echo was devoted specifically to the controversy over alleged UFO abductions. There was also an invitation-only "research" echo designed to allow some of the more level-headed members of the community to share ideas and pursue investigations away from the observation (and interference) of the general public.
At the beginning of August 1989, ParaNet began bundling the daily traffic from the main echo and distributing it to subscribers via email as an electronic message digest known as the "Info-ParaNet Newsletters". A similar digest for the echo on UFO abductions began in February 1991. Both of these continued to be issued regularly until March 1993, when they were made obsolete by the establishment of two corresponding Usenet newsgroups—alt.paranet.ufo and alt.paranet.abduct—both of which are still functioning to this day.
These old ParaNet message digests are a gold mine of information about the state of popular debate on UFOs and the paranormal in the period from 1989 to 1993. Fortunately, they have been archived almost in their entirety. At one time they were housed and maintained (by me) at the University of Iowa on a file server run by the Iowa Student Computer Association, from which they were widely copied by other BBS systems. The files can still be found scattered around the internet in various locations, including the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine:
The check is in the mail. If you’re one of those who sent William L. Moore your check for $15 more than two years ago to order a copy of his report “The Scientist, the Government and UFOs; Personal Recollections of the Paul Bennewitz Affair,” in response to Moore’s advertisement in the MUFON UFO Journal, JUST BE PATIENT. (Nearly three years ago SUN sent him $27 for a copy of the report plus an extended subscription to his quarterly publication “FOCUS” which soon stopped coming.) Moore recently informed SUN that he is reviving "FOCUS” and the first installment of the Bennewitz report will appear in the new issue which, Moore says, has "already gone to press.”
As far as “The Scientist, the Government and UFOs; Personal Recollections of the Paul Bennewitz Affair,” I'm guessing someone decided there weren't enough Dutch boys fingers for all the holes. Just a guess ha.