Thursday, December 12, 2019

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October 10 in San Antonio history...

1949
The last of San Antonio’s Transettes disappeared from San Antonio streets today. At one time during the war there were more than 30 of the green-suited transettes (right) handing out change and giving information to bus riders.

1972
National Bank of Commerce installs the city’s first ATM, or automatic teller machine.

1973
The Spurs play their very first regular season ABA game against the San Diego Conquistadors.  San Diego erupted for 48 points in the final quarter, storming back from a deficit at the start of the fourth quarter to claim a 121-106 victory over the Spurs. San Antonio blew a 77-73 lead coming into the final quarter.

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