April 7, 1973

    3 measures, including one to regulate street vendors on the “drag” of Guadalupe Street near the University of Texas. Vendors had placed an initiative on the ballot through signatures to allow sales outside of a designated marketplace near the university. Other measures on the ballot

    included one to increase council membership from seven to 11. It failed 63-37 percent. Another to pay each council member $100 per week failed 66-34. Turnout was 42 percent.