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December 18 in San Antonio history...

1929
San Antonio records 2.9 inches of snow.

1952
San Antonio churches, schools and business firms joined in the “Put Christ Back In Christmas” campaign, co-chaired by O. P. Schnabel.  Schnabel said the biggest display is at Travis Park where four religious groups (Methodist, Episcopalian, Lutheran and Catholic) are planning separate Christmas scenes.

1986
An investment group led by Texas oilman T. Boone Pickens, Jr. drops its bid to acquire Diamond Shamrock Corp. only hours after Diamond Shamrock rejected the offer as inadequate.

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