Monday, June 27, 2011

June 27 in San Antonio history...

1963
San Antonio moved again toward complete desegregation today after 173 restaurants, 23 motels and 9 hotels quietly opened their doors to Negroes.

1967
Oak Farms Dairy introduces plastic milk jugs to replace the previous quart glass bottles.  They were given the rather unfortunate name "Jug-A-Moo."

1988
Lightning strikes steeple of Hot Wells bathhouse causing extensive fire damage for the fourth time.

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