April 23 in San Antonio history…
The Alamo church building is bought by the State under an Act of April 23, for $20,000, from the Catholic church authorities.
The citizens of Boerne witnessed the first aeroplane flying over this town today when John Frost of San Antonio flew over Boerne about 5 o ’clock, making a detour of the city twice, going almost out of sight and then coming down to about 250 feet near the main street. He continued on toward Comfort and then turned to head back to his home in San Antonio.
Brooke Shields comes to Dillard’s in Ingram Park Mall to promote her new collection of jeanswear.