May 25 in San Antonio history…


1838
City limits fixed at “one league in every direction from the city [San Fernando] church.”

1902
Work began on the Carnegie library today. Work on the roof should be the hardest part of a very hard job.

1915
Virginia “Ginny” Simms (right), actress and singer with the Kay Kyser Orchestra, is born in San Antonio.

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