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August 26 in San Antonio history…

1936
The city’s first parking meters arrive and are installed.

1937
Another bit of San Antonio’s romantic atmosphere – the portable chili stands on Haymarket Plaza – has vanished before the onslaught of civilization in the form of the city’s sanitation law. The matter has been kept under wraps for fear civic organizations would contest the passing of the “chili queens.”

1973
Young San Antonians 18 to 20 years old will become adults at the stroke of midnight tomorrow – the legal age of majority changes from 21 to 18 years old.

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