Tuesday, March 16, 2010

March 16 in San Antonio history...

1956
City council pledges to end segregation at municipal swimming pools.

1960
Six downtown stores and a city-wide drugstore integrate lunch counters and cafeterias. The stores were: Woolworth's, Kress, Neisner's, Grant's, Green's, McCrory's Variety Store and Sommer's Drug Stores.

1982
Inebriated rocker Ozzy Osbourne is arrested after urinating on the Alamo cenotaph.

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  1. Anyone interested in stories and photos of San Antonio radio over the years might check out:
    San Antonio Radio Memories at
    www.sanantonioradiomemories.com

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