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May 6 in San Antonio history...

1884
The Grenet Alamo property is sold for $40,200 to Hugo & Schmeltzer.

1889
The Hugo & Schmeltzer property on Alamo Plaza is condemned by City Council.

1918 – World War I
Prominently placed in the Carnegie Library is an exhibit arranged by the food administration, which has engaged the attention of everyone coming into the library.  A delicately browned muffin, made of corn and rice flour is shown under a glass cover, while in small glass jars are samples of corn, rice, yellow corn, potatoes and cottonseed flours.  Conservation recipes collected by the United States food administration have been printed in book form and are available on the lending list of the library’s books.

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