July 23 in San Antonio history…
Col. A.C. Roebuck, one of the founders of Sears & Roebuck, visited San Antonio on a nationwide inspection tour.
Focus IV Computer Systems, located at 2103 Mannix, exhibited a computer system designed for small and medium sized businesses. The system consists of a “central processor computer, a video display and keyboard, a dual-disc storage system and a serial impact printer with a forms tractor.” It sold for “less than $40,000,” including programming.
Emma Tenayuca, San Antonio labor leader, dies at age 82