June 16 in San Antonio history…

1919
The city creed, written by L. N. Lyon, 717 E. Euclid, was selected by a committee of three judges to win the $50 prize offered by the San Antonio Light for the best expression of faith in San Antonio written in 100 words.

1949
A “cooling off” period of two weeks began today in the labor dispute between officials of the San Antonio Transit Company and the bus drivers union.  Both sides accepted a two-week extension of the old contract.

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