December 6 in San Antonio history…

1917 – World War I
Wives and other dependents are making pilgrimages to Camp Travis to try and secure the release of drafted husbands, brothers and sons.  Announcements from the camp seek to discourage such trips and monetary expenditures as they are accomplishing nothing.

1945
The world’s first air-conditioned bus rolled into experimental use here and surprised and pleased customers.

1974
Joe Cocker performs at Municipal Auditorium in support of his new release “I Can Stand a Little Rain.”  English trio Trapeze opens the show.

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