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ANTHONY, TX (BEXAR COUNTY)

ANTHONY, TEXAS (Bexar County). Anthony was on the Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railroad in the city limits of San Antonio, Bexar County; the site was six miles north of downtown, near the site of the Alamo Portland Cement Company. Anthony was established by the cement company after 1900 as a community for its employees. St. Anthony's Shrine was erected there by Peter M. Baque in 1931. The church for the settlement was called St. Peter, Prince of Apostles, and had a parish school.

Claudia Hazlewood

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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Claudia Hazlewood, "ANTHONY, TX (BEXAR COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hva21), accessed October 31, 2014. Uploaded on June 9, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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