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Scientists flocked to Anson County for 1900 solar eclipse

Wadesboro was the center of the scientific world for one day in May of 1900 when it was determined that the small town would be the optimal viewing place for the total solar eclipse.
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Wadesboro was the center of the scientific world for one day in May of 1900 when it was determined that the small town would be the optimal viewing place for the total solar eclipse.

Reporter : Scott Mason
Photographer : Robert Meikle
Posted 2016-05-24T18:08:18-0400 - Updated 2016-05-24T18:08:18-0400