From the archives of The Daily News for April 25:

In 1914, the fifth brigade left for Mexico amid tears and cheers from a crowd at Pier 14.

In 1914, company G of the Texas National Guard’s third infantry was to aid in the effort to patrol the border.

In 1964, a “superb salon wave” including cut cost $8.45 at the beauty salon at Nathan’s.

In 1964, 720 people had died on state highways, compared to 654 deaths in 1963.

In 1989, rumors about cult members threatening the lives of children ran rampant in Santa Fe. The rumors originated in schools and claimed that the group was acting in retaliation to the discoveries in Matamoros.

In 1989, La Marque Independent School District was on the hunt for a new superintendent after Dr. Mike Moses’ announcement that he had accepted the top job at the school district in Lubbock.

From Staff Reports

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.