June 16 in San Antonio history…

1927
After being found between the mission and the San Antonio River, the stolen altar bell of San Jose is back on its ancient shelf today.

1975
Chicago rock group Styx makes their first appearance in San Antonio on a bill behind Bachman-Turner Overdrive and the Climax Blues Band.

 

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Posted on June 16, 2013, in Texana and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Your post that on June 16, 1899
    John Keiser, who is engaged in classifying probate papers in the county clerk’s office, came to a package yesterday containing the papers of Davy Crockett. First papers were filed July 12, 1837 and the estate was closed in 1857.

    I find it in the Light for JULY 16th…

    http://newspaperarchive.com/san-antonio-light/1899-07-16/page-4

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