March 25 in San Antonio history…

1838
The city limits are fixed at “one league in every direction from the city church (San Fernando).”

1889
Mrs. Andrea Castanon de Villanueva, alias Candelaria, petitions for a pension as being the last survivor of the Fall of the Alamo.

1917 – World War I
The San Antonio Light carries a large headline stating, “PREPARATIONS FOR WAR BEING PUSHED.”

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