May 8 in San Antonio history…

1881Bishop_John_Claude_Neraz
The Right Reverend J.C. Neraz (right) was consecrated second bishop of San Antonio.

1914
County officials planned special ceremonies when the old Bexar County courthouse was demolished to allow widening of Soledad St. between Houston and Commerce.

1941
The deed to San Jose Mission is presented to the National Park Service during a ceremony held in the granary of the old mission.

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