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October 14 in San Antonio history...

1939
Work on the Riverside Theater, part of the beautification project, is nearing completion.  San Antonians may soon be watching stage shows and movies from the river bank.

1956
Elvis Presley with his band, Scotty Moore, Bill Black and D.J. Fontana,  plays two shows at the Bexar County Coliseum to thousands of swooning, screaming, mainly female, fans.  It was the third appearance for Elvis in San Antonio in 1956. (photo from Freeman Coliseum.)

1978
“The Red Rocker,” Sammy Hagar performs in Municipal Auditorium in support of his new live album “All Night Long,” some of which was recorded in San Antonio the previous March.

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