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January 11 in San Antonio history...

1954>January 11 in San Antonio history...
San Antonio today mourned the death of one of its most prominent citizens. Edgar Tobin, WWI flying ace, who with 11 other persons was killed yesterday in a Louisiana plane crash while returning from a hunting trip.

1985
A National Weather Service forecaster says that despite snow forecasts for North Texas, San Antonio should only expect sleet or freezing rain with the arctic front tonight. “For snow, we need cold air at the surface and cold air aloft. Our cold air will be too shallow; we’ll have warmer air above us,” says David Schumacher.

1989
John Travolta comes to San Antonio to promote his new film “The Experts,” now showing at the Westlakes Theater.  He, along with co-stars Kelly Preston and Ayre Gross, put their hands and signatures in wet cement outside the theater. Travolta and Preston will marry in 1991.

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