August 29 in San Antonio history…

1929
Studer Camera Company is established by Ben Studer in a small building on the front of a lot at 2118 Main Avenue.

1936
Three hundred and twelve aluminum gadgets placed at strategic intervals along the street of downtown San Antonio, were set in motion on this date.  Yes!  That’s right….parking meters.

1990
Comedian Jay Leno entertains at Laurie Auditorium

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