The first Canary Islanders arrive in San Antonio. Their legacy lives on today in Main Plaza downtown, also called Plaza de las Islas.
Former San Antonio mayor A. I. (Arthur Ingersoll) Lockwood passed away today at 1:30 p.m. He served as mayor pro-tempore from December 6, 1892 to February 26, 1893. He formerly was employed by the government in the quartermaster department when the office of the quartermaster was in the Alamo chapel.
In the early morning hours, the bell tower of San Jose Mission collapses. Archbishop Drossaerts has given architect Atlee Ayers charge of the reconstruction.