May 18 in San Antonio history…

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Ground is broken for the San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railroad.

1956
Commissioners Court authorized a contract allowing a local resident to dig for buried treasure on county-owned land.

1976
The Oakwell Branch Library, 4134 Harry Wurzbach, is displaying drawings and watercolors by noted artist Amy Freeman Lee through May 29. Miss Lee has lectured at many colleges and universities, including Trinity and Incarnate Word.

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