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THE TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE OF 1889, JANUARY 1.—The general circumstances of most of the total eclipses of the sun more or less available for physical observations before the close of the present century have been already described in this column: it remains, however, to make reference to that which will take place on January 1, 1889, and which will be total in the western part of the United States.

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