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May 30 in San Antonio history...

1945
Commissioners Court vetoed the idea of a bond issue to erect a coliseum and Commissioner Bob Uhr said he could see no sense in putting a lot of sheep and cattle in a large building for livestock shows.

1946
Seventy-one heavy-duty compressor air sprayers were delivered to the city health department today to be used in the DDT polio-spraying program.  Spraying of areas where victims have lived will be done every two weeks.  It was pointed out that the insecticide has been washed away by the heavy rains.

2009
The $74.4 million upgrade to the Museum Reach expansion of the San Antonio River is completed on-time and $2 million under budget.

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