From the archives of The Daily News for Jan. 11:

  • In 1914, the hookworm illness spread across the state of Texas.
  • In 1964, after-hours drinking charges were filed in the county after two clubs were raided early in the morning.
  • In 1989, flood control and navigation projects in the Galveston area total $14.88 million in the president’s fiscal 1990 budget.

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