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December 29 in San Antonio history...

1920
George W. Brackenridge, 88, retired financier and holder of extensive properties in Texas and elsewhere, dies at his Fern Ridge home near San Antonio. He is survived by his sister, Mary Eleanor Brackenridge.

1923
Mayor John Tobin and Park Commissioner Ray Lambert announced proposed plans for the beautification of San Pedro Creek from Travis to N. Flores.

1945
The “King of Swing” Benny Goodman and his Orchestra, featuring vocalist Liza Morrow, performs a concert in Municipal Auditorium.

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