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1885



The mail from San Antonio arrives at San Diego, Cal., in 2(>'. days, "ra.stest time
on record; complete triumph of the Southern route." (It is afterwards done in
much less time.")

Second annual Volksfest ; very brilliant parade ; great success .

Dr. Howardis appointed Postmaster

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San Fernando Cathedral is opened with much ceremony ■ 1873

Indians kill three boys and a girl named Dowdy, above Kerrville, on the Cxuaddupe 1878
Grcnet begins the inartistic wooden building for a grocery store adjoining the Alamo

Church, and partly on the site of the convent walls and convent vard 1878

San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railroad is completed to Kerrville . 1887



The first St. Marv's i-treet bridge is erected



1858



8
Grouiiil is broken for tlaw;/(/ San Antonio .Xatioii.il ILink l)nilding now o.Tui)ie(l bv

O'Connor it Sullivan, bankers) 1867

Vgn.-icia Cortez is ac(|nitted of the murder of Stanniforth 1885



TIM'; MOX'PH Ol* OC'l'OI^.l'R. !.",'.»

9

ColliiiswdiUi and Milam iai>Unv Coliad 1835

Mrs. Haimi';, wlio was a Mirvivor of tin- st()rniin,L;, and was tlu- wife- of
I.ieulniant I )irkiiiN.iii who was kilU-d llurr, dies. (Mrs. I)ickiiis(jii was the
iiiolluT ol'-' Tile Child .if the AlaiiU)."' 1883

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Stephen 1''. Austin assuiiU's eominaiid of the Texatis at ( ~.()ii/,ales .... 1835

Case of San .\iiloiiio and Mexican Cnlf Riilroa-") lights. Tliis is the seeoud visitation of San

.Antonio by eleelririlx and the d\naiii


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Online LibraryWilliam CornerSan Antonio de Bexar; a guide and history → online text (page 21 of 22)