Second lieutenant and future President Dwight D. Eisenhower, stationed at Ft. Sam Houston, proposes to Mamie Doud. She accepts.
San Antonio’s Klan #31 branch of the Ku Klux Klan donates $15 to Second Baptist Church, an African-American congregation, toward their expansion fundraising goal of $5,000. Rev. I. H. Kelley is dismissed for accepting the money.
The Irish now-supergroup U2 (right) makes their first appearance in San Antonio, playing at Cardi’s – a briefly renamed Randy’s Rodeo, promoting their current album “October.” Tickets were $4. (Photo by Al Rendon)