Lovers of that delicious dish, chili con carne, may be slightly nauseated to learn that vendors of this delicacy on the plaza get their water from the ditch that runs in front of San Fernando Cathedral.
Second lieutenant and future President Dwight D. Eisenhower, stationed at Ft. Sam Houston, proposes to Mamie Doud. She accepts.
The Irish now-supergroup U2 (right) makes their first appearance in San Antonio, playing at Cardi’s – a briefly renamed Randy’s Rodeo, promoting their current album “October.” Tickets were $4. (Photo by Al Rendon)