November 24 in San Antonio history…
The San Antonio Water Works are incorporated.
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.
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.