Thursday, December 05, 2019

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August 4 in San Antonio history...

19561956-LittleRichard
With five top ten singles on the Rhythm and Blues chart, Little Richard (right) brings his Upsetters to the Woodlake Terrace on San Antonio’s east side for the first time for a concert with Johnny “Guitar” Watson.

1959
At Randolph AFB, the Air Force’s first electronic brain blinked into operation today.  It handles personnel statistics and will be used to project future manpower needs.

1960
Ground is broken on the new outer loop north of the city (Loop 1604).

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