April 9 in San Antonio history…

Program for the national balloon races to be held at Kelly Field was approved by the National Aeronautical Assn.

First Mate, a San Antonio-based seafood restaurant chain, opens first location at Buena Vista and Zarzamora.

President Gerald Ford visited San Antonio during his re-election campaign and infamously bit into a tamale without removing the husk. (right)

Posted on April 9, 2010, in Texana and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Gilbert Casillas

    Was there ever a Firstmate Seafood on south Flores at Theo ?

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