The weather clerk had forecast fair and warmer weather but San Antonians awakened to find their hydrants frozen. It was the hardest freeze of the season. The weather clerk admitted he made a mistake and was embarrassed.
The new 13-story San Antonio Savings building opens at the corner of Commerce and Soledad streets. Walter McAllister does the ribbon cutting at 8:15 a.m.
A traffic accident at at IH-10 and South New Braunfels at 12:06 a.m. is the first emergency reported to the 911 system. San Antonio is the first metropolitan area in Texas to have the 911 emergency system.