August 28 in San Antonio history…
Temple Beth–El is dedicated across Jefferson from Travis Park.
A contract for the erection of Robert B. Green Memorial Hospital was awarded to H.N. Jones Construction Co., at an agreed price of $200,092.
At the command of Brig. General Ryan, post commander at Ft. Sam Houston, officers of all units under his command have been ordered to grant passes to men of the Jewish faith, when requested, in order that they may attend devotional exercises on the high holy days of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.