June 21 in San Antonio history…

World War I – 1915
In London’s Daily Telegraph newspaper, the Bleriot Manufacturing Aircraft Company advertises a share issue to raise £100,000 to build more aeroplanes, promising air raid defence with them.

1922
A pot of gold was unearthed on the site of the new park at Main Ave. and Romana St. today. Workmen reported the gold was in $5, $10 and $20 pieces but gave no estimate of the total find.

1929
“The Blue Yodeler,” Jimmie Rodgers, and Don Galvan “The Banjo Boy” appear onstage at the new Majestic Theater.

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