The mesquite block paving on Houston Street between Main and Flores should be finished in a day or so.
The mercury soars to a balmy 89 degrees in the Alamo City. Still a record for the date and the warmest temperature ever for January.
Sculptor Lincoln Borglum, who completed his father Gutzon’s work on Mount Rushmore in 1941, is buried in City Cemetery #1. Borglum died on January 27 in a Corpus Christi hospital.