Friday, November 15, 2019

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April 2 in San Antonio history...

1927
A. L. Becker opens the first Handy-Andy grocery store in San Antonio at 1716-18 Broadway.

1965
Country singer Roger Miller ("King of the Road", "Dang Me") weds San Antonio native Leah Kendrick in a civil ceremony in Las Vegas, Nevada.

1970
Cesar Chavez, the leader of the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee, will participate in the May 5 episcopal consecration of Patrick Fernandez Flores, newly named bishop of the Archdiocese of San Antonio, it was announced today.

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