Saturday, February 26, 2011

February 26 in San Antonio history...

1866
The clock tower on the Ursuline Convent is erected.  There is no clock on the north side of the tower because there was no settlement north of that location at the time.

1883
The cornerstone of Paine (Travis Park) Methodist-Episcopal Church is laid.

1938
The city sanitation engineer said there is a likelihood that every dwelling in San Antonio will be provided with sewage facilities during 1938.  He revealed that 93.28% of the dwellings are now connected.

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