1918 – World War I
The National Guard officers from second lieutenants to brigadier generals of the First and Second Cavalry brigades went into training at Camp Stanley, Leon Springs this morning.
“The Flintstones” premieres on ABC television affiliate KONO-TV Channel 12 at 7 p.m. The primetime cartoon was created in color but broadcast in black & white until the third season. They are also sponsored by Winston cigarettes!
The new 1977 Rolls-Royce Camargue is introduced by Red McCombs Rolls-Royce. Allan G. Goldsmith, sales manager, explained that the auto now displayed in the showroom is a pre-production model which is being sent around to U.S. Rolls-Royce dealers in case anyone wants to order the exclusive automobile. The Camargue retails for $90,000 ($385,000 in today’s money), requires a $30,000 down payment and has a 15-month waiting period.