Monday, May 17, 2010

May 17 in San Antonio history...

1887
Ignatius Coyle smashes the image of Saint Theresa at the Alamo Church and is arrested by Captain Tom Rife.

1908
Before 500 friends of the institution, the cornerstone of Reinbolt Hall, new annex to St. Louis College, was laid today. The site is one mile from the terminal of the West End car line. Brother John Wolf presided.

1948
Construction of an 18-foot highway from Bandera through the old Indian Pass to Kerrville, a project sought for a decade by Hill Country residents, will become a reality by the end of the summer.

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