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September 30 in San Antonio history...

1892
The new Maverick Building at Houston and Navarro is now completed and new stores are being established there.

1909
First burial permit for the new Mission Burial Park cemetery, seven miles from the city, on what was known as a portion of the old city sewer farm, was issued this morning by the city health office.

1960
The Southwest Texas Area Educational Television Council, with FCC approval in their hands, are preparing today to map plans for building and operating the first educational TV channel in the San Antonio-Austin area.  The Federal Communications Commission yesterday granted the council permission to build the television station.  Plans call for Channel 9 to be on the air by January 1962.

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