1907: The gambling houses in this city have closed their doors. The majority shut down operations only hours after hearing the governor had signed the anti-gambling law. Most feel there will be no more gambling in San Antonio.
1924: Mayor Tobin refused a permit for the Ku Klux Klan to enter a float in San Antonio’s Battle of Flowers parade.
1926: Several carloads of police surrounded the home of one of the four bandits who held up the San Antonio National Bank and recovered part of the $19,000 loot.
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