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August 10, 1932: An 11.2 pound meteorite broke into pieces and hit Cass County, Mo. You can read more about this occurrence here.
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.