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August 29 in San Antonio history...

1929
Studer Camera Company is established by Ben Studer in a small building on the front of a lot at 2118 Main Avenue.

1940
A severe thunderstorm with wind gusts up to 80 m.p.h. blows into San Antonio uprooting trees and tearing the roofs off buildings, including thousands of dollars damage to Edison High School’s stadium.

1940
City commissioners adopt a resolution renaming Riverside Theater for the late Edwin P. Arneson.

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