June 17 in San Antonio history…

1881
The first telephone company in San Antonio, the San Antonio Telephone Exchange, begins operation.

1950ALAMO_HEIGHTS_Seal
The official city seal of Alamo Heights went on public display today (right).  The seal was adopted after a city-sponsored contest last fall. The winner was Charles Chambers, a student at the Littlehouse School of Art.

1976
The San Antonio Spurs become members of the National Basketball Association.

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