End times

“The world will finish one of these years. If it finishes to-day I’ll not see it, because I’ll shut mine eyes till to-morrow.”

-Portuguese woman during the solar eclipse of 1900 (p. 214)


Maunder, E. W. (editor). 1901. The Total Solar Eclipse 1900. Report of the Expeditions Organized by the British Astronomical Association to Observe the Total Solar Eclipse of 1900, May 28. “Knowledge” Office, London. (Available online at: https://archive.org/details/totalsolareclips00maunuoft)