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July 24 in San Antonio history

The Junior Chamber of Commerce will confer with the mayor and city commissioners this afternoon to settle plans for the proposed swimming pool at San Pedro Park. The site of the pool is known as “swan pond.”

City Parks Commissioner Henry Hein announced today that swimming pools around the city will not reopen until next year due to the polio outbreak.  He estimates that the epidemic has cost the city between $60,000 and $70,000.

Miss USA and Miss Universe 1980, Shawn Weatherly, is born in San Antonio.  Her mother, Joanne, is a former Christian Dior model.

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