Tuesday, October 22, 2019

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December 9 in San Antonio history...

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“A Charlie Brown Christmas” is first broadcast, at 6:30 on CBS (KENS Channel 5).

1968
Mrs. Steve Nava, of 218 Wingate Street, becomes the first patient directly admitted to the new $17.5 million Bexar County Hospital (now University Hospital).

1999
Neighborhoods are paralyzed, schools emptied and businesses shuttered after a tractor-trailer jackknifes and overturns, dumping nearly 5,000 gallons of hydrochloric acid onto a downtown freeway ramp.

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