July 30 in San Antonio history…

1894
A San Antonio school boy was fined $5 in Recorder’s Court for the theft of a cantaloupe from a farmer’s garden.

1914
Wayne Hearne of the Alamo Auto Sales Co. drove a new 1915 Hudson “Six” from San Antonio to Galveston in 10 hours “without having any trouble of any sort.”

1954
Procurement of the new army green uniform began at Fort Sam Houston. Officals expect it will be several years before the changeover from the olive drab uniform is complete.

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