November 24 in San Antonio history…

1877
The San Antonio Water Works are incorporated.

1943
The 1940 Republican candidate for President Wendell L. Willkie visited the Alamo, Ft. Sam Houston and other points of interest prior to a reception at a downtown hotel.

1946
Ground is broken for the new St. Gerard’s High School at S. New Braunfels and Nevada streets.  The Very Reverend Joseph Flanagan presides over the ceremonies.

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