Work of tearing down the old building where the Stowers Furniture Company’s new building is to be erected was begun yesterday. The building will be ready for occupancy next June.
The Western Star gambling house was razed today. The two-story frame structure, founded 40 to 45 years ago as The Old Gray Mule, was one of the largest gambling houses in the city.
Weathermen issue a winter storm watch for San Antonio with low temperatures for tomorrow in the low 20’s and a 50% chance of snow. Tomorrow’s high temperature is predicted to be only in the high 20’s.