From the archives of The Daily News for May 22:

  • In 1914, police were searching for a missing girl believed to have been lost in Galveston.
  • In 1914, the steamer Atlantis ran aground, and tugboat crews were in route to provide assistance.
  • In 1989, Tarina Viktoria Frank was born 30 days early in a heaving berth aboard a 30-foot sloop in the Gulf of Mexico, and Galveston was the first place she put ashore.
  • In 1989, Nereado Bennett of Houston was rescued from the surf by her son near Beach Pocket Park No. 2 in Galveston.
  • From Staff Reports

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