Boerne State Bank opens for business. It is purchased by San Antonio’s National Bank of Commerce on February 7, 1986. It is converted to a national bank under the name NBC Bank – Boerne on April 30, 1988.
The San Antonio Light features an illustration of the new Central Trust Building (right) designed by Atlee Ayers to be located at the corner of Navarro and Houston Streets. It will be completed later this year at a cost of $500,000. (It’s still there.)
The 52-year-old Municipal Auditorium (now the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts) is gutted by fire. The cause of the blaze is attributed to a discarded cigarette.