Friday, August 17, 2018

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November 28 in San Antonio history...

Sixteen immigrant families from the Canary Islands arrive in San Antonio.

1917 – World War I
With the red and white jerseyed football warriors of Camp Travis and the green and white clad men of Kelly Field facing each other before a record crowd of society people and sport followers, a fleet of airplanes from Kelly Field will maneuver over the Camp Travis stadium at 2:30 o’clock tomorrow, Thanksgiving afternoon and from one of them will be dropped the new football with which the great game will be played.

San Antonio’s Pace Foods Ltd. is sold to Campbell Soup Company for $1.1 billion.  Campbell Soup is based in….   New Jersey?   Get a rope.

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