August 15 in San Antonio history…

1888
Civil War veterans from both the Union and Confederate sides hold a reunion at San Pedro Springs.

1969
Jethro Tull and Led Zeppelin play a concert at Hemisfair Arena.  It is the first appearance in San Antonio for both bands.  Tickets sell for $3, $4 and $5.

1984
The San Pedro Drive-In closes.
(photo by Jim Miller)

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