June 9 in San Antonio history…

1932
The Southwestern Bell Telephone people are busy planning a campaign for the event they call the Big Conversion. They are getting ready to switch over to the dial telephone system.

1950
The South Loop 13 Drive-In Theater, the fifth in the city, opens with “The Outlaw”.

2008
All four ramps of the 281/410 interchange ramp project are completed.

Posted on June 9, 2016, in Texana and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. 1950
    The South Loop 13 Drive-In Theater, the fifth in the city, opens with “The Outlaw”.
    May be a tad confusing, but it was the 5th for Statewide Drive-in theaters. There were at least 8 others before the South Loop 13 opened.
    Fred. Rd. (1940)
    Alamo (1946)
    Trail (1946)
    Mission (1948)
    San Pedro (1948)
    Kelly (1949)
    Varsity (1949)
    Hi-Park (March 15, 1950)
    Rigsby (April 14, 1950)

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