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April 18 in San Antonio history...

1927
Archbishop Robert J. Drossaerts rededicates San Jose Mission as a sacred edifice. Restored to its original lines of 160 years ago, the mission will be reblessed to compensate for the time it lay in ruins.

1946
Underground parking came a step nearer reality today, when the city council instructed Mayor Gus Mauermann to advertise for bids at four business district locations.  The facilities are in the vicinity of or under Alamo Plaza, Travis Park, Main Plaza and La Villita.

1962
Chili queens, a familiar sight on Military and Alamo plazas a number of years ago, will be back in San Antonio in all their glory at “A Night in Old San Antonio.”

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