February 5 in San Antonio history…

World War One – 1915
The German admiralty declared the waters around Great Britain and Ireland, including the entire English Channel, to be a war zone. Charles P. Sumner of the Cunard Line said that business will go on as usual.

1976
City Council instructed city staff today to investigate ways of removing the mini-monorail system from Hemisfair Plaza.  City Public Works Director Mel Sueltenfuss said the monorail, which has run only periodically since 1968, has received little use.

2006
George Jones entertains at the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo in the SBC Center.

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