March 30 in San Antonio history…

1908B&P
Bexar County’s roads were pronounced the best in the United States yesterday by J. D. Maxwell, maker of a touring car.  Maxwell’s enthusiastic comments were made after an auto trip on the Wetmore Road.  Maxwell cars are sold locally by Birdsong and Potchernick at 214 E. Houston Street. (right)

1955
Television stars Nanette Fabray and Carl Reiner arrived for a visit in the Alamo City.  Miss Fabray and Reiner are to attend a Thursday luncheon at the Menger hotel to help launch a fund drive for the Santa Rosa hospital’s new children’s wing.

1973
The Dallas Times Herald said today that a San Antonio group ha s reached satisfactory terms for purchase of the Dallas Chaparrals of the American Basketball Association. The newspaper said the sale price is around $1 million and is expected to be announced over the weekend if the ABA approves.

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