One year from the day the United States entered the world war, the nation started today collection the $3,000,000 from its citizens as the third Liberty Loan to finance the fighting. It was a day of patriotic celebration, of parades of soldiers, of soldiers and civilians, marching together to symbolize the important part each must play in winning the war.
The San Pedro Outdoor Theatre [Drive-In] opens, featuring “Daisy Kenyon” with Dana Andrews and Henry Fonda and San Antonio’s own Joan Crawford.
After years of planning and a cost of $156 million, HemisFair ’68 opens to the public. The World’s Fair will last for 184 days.