Sunday, August 9, 2020

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November 7 in San Antonio history...

James Stewart and Sandra Dee come to San Antonio for an appearance at the Majestic Theater to promote their new film “Take Her, She’s Mine.” (photo courtesy of the UTSA Special Collections Zintgraff Collection)

The Texas Election Bureau reports that although Richard Nixon won the Presidential election, Texas’s 25 electoral votes went to Hubert Humphrey.  It was the first time in nearly 40 years that the votes did not go to the President-elect.

Demolition of the old Maverick-Clarke building at Navarro and Travis streets is underway.  It will become a parking garage for the new First National Bank Building.

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