From the archives of The Daily News for July 22:
- In 1914, the masters of two vessels were charged with violating the rat guard ordinance.
- In 1964, the Galveston Convention and Tourist Bureau was sponsoring an atypical event — the Miss Typical Teenager contest.
- In 1989, the 14th State Court of Appeals upheld District Judge Roy Engelke’s order requiring the University of Texas Medical Branch to admit two medical students who cheated on a term paper. The appeals court has ordered that the students be allowed to attend UTMB’s medical school until a hearing Sept. 13, said deputy appeals court clerk David Richardson. The hearing would determine whether the temporary order should remain in effect.
- In 1989, the third reincarnation of the huge crab sculpture at Gaido’s Restaurant, 39th and Seawall Boulevard, went back up after a new paint job and renovation by Bruno Cristelli.