December 13 in San Antonio history…

The San Antonio Express becomes a daily newspaper.

Samuel Gompers, president of the American Federation of Labor, dies in San Antonio.


Posted on December 13, 2013, in Texana and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. Your post – Dec 13, 1913
    Torrential rains caused widespread flooding throughout downtown San Antonio. The photo shows Houston Street looking west. The Hertzberg clock at St. Mary’s Street is on the right.

    I believe the flood happen in Oct. of 1913.


  2. No. There was a flood in October but December was the more damaging.

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