November 8 in San Antonio history…
1918 – World War I
The German armistice delegation has received the surrender terms from Marshal Foch and they have been given 72 hours to decide whether the terms should be accepted or rejected, expiring at 11:00 am French time, Monday, November 11.
Texas finally votes to abolish the poll tax for state and local elections. The poll tax had been abolished for federal elections in 1964.
San Antonio voters establish the creation of a Metropolitan Transit Authority (VIA) in San Antonio.