March 26 in San Antonio history…

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1886
Alamo Plaza has won the location of the new Grand Opera House. It is also a prominent and strong candidate for the site of the new government building.

1949
The new Texaco station at 2103 Broadway celebrates its Grand Opening with a display of the new Tucker and French Renault automobiles (right).

1981
Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Roger Staubach is the featured speaker at St. Mary’s University’s third annual Free Enterprise Symposium in the Convention Center.  Staubach’s talk is entitled “Free Enterprise: The Opportunity to Excel.”  The annual symposium is held for business people as well as students to enhance their understanding of America’s economic system.

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