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May 3 in San Antonio history...

1918 – World War I
A proposal for the widening of Guilbeau Street, between South Flores and Garden Streets (Now S. St. Mary’s), is to be presented to the city council soon.  This would give direct connection between the east and west sides of the city and at a point adjacent to the Katy passenger station.

Dr. Wendell Stanley, Nobel prize-winning director of the virus laboratory of the University of California at Berkeley, and Dr. Sidney Farber (right), director of the Children’s Cancer Research foundation in Boston, are in San Antonio for the annual trustees’ meeting of the Southwest Foundation for Research and Education.

Bob Hope performs a show during Hemisfair in Hemisfair Arena with special guests Marilyn Maxwell and the Marquis Chimps.

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