Wednesday, September 22, 2010

September 22 in San Antonio history...

1895
An estimated $350 total damage was inflicted on the Lucchese & Bros. boot and shoe store when a fire broke out in the shop.

1923
Under a blood-colored cross, several hundred robed men were initiated as members of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan in a public ceremony at the Speedway.

1943
Autograph hunters stormed the spacial train of the Hollywood bond cavalcade as 17 of the nation's top screen stars arrived in San Antonio to boost sales in the Bexar County war loan drive.

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