The City Central Bank and Trust, one of the larger banks in the city, closes by order of the State Banking Commission. This sparks a “run” on another large bank in town – Frost Bank. The president of NBC Bank instructs employees to accept no new accounts from those who had withdrawn their funds from Frost. “That’s a sound bank,” said president J. K. Baretta. “If they’ll withdraw from Frost, they’ll do the same thing to us later.”
Cab Calloway and his New York Cotton Club entertainers opened a week’s engagement at the Majestic Theater (right).
Complaints of nude terrorists in Brackenridge Park had been made to police today and conditions have become so bad in the park that women and girls have been advised not to ride through the bridle paths unescorted, no matter what the hour.