Saturday, June 19, 2021

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August 3 in San Antonio history

The first issue of the San Antonio Light is published. (Originally published starting in 1881 as The Evening Light.)

Henry Hein, San Antonio Parks Commissioner, says that the Roosevelt, Woodlawn, Jefferson and Central swimming pools will probably be open today due to the lifting of the polio ban.

Legendary sportswriter and TV sportscaster Dan Cook writes his final column for the San Antonio Express-News.  The column is entitled: 1952 – The Fat Lady Has Sung – 2003: “No regrets and no complaints after 51 years.”

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