December 9 in San Antonio history…

1957
Cigarette smoking has been okayed for students at Brackenridge, Northeast, Harlandale and Northside High Schools.  Boys are allowed to smoke on the grounds but girls are requested to smoke only in the restroom, not in public.

1965Charlie Brown 1965_grid
“A Charlie Brown Christmas” is first broadcast, at 6:30 on CBS (KENS Channel 5).

1977
The roadrunner wins the runoff election over the armadillo and becomes the mascot of the University of Texas at San Antonio.

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