The San Antonio Fire Company is established on this date, A. A. Lockwood, chief.
The cornerstone of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church is laid. The church would be nicknamed “St. Joske’s” in the future because of the department store built around it.
Fiesta Dinner Playhouse opens with “Come Blow Your Horn” starring Michael Cole (“The Mod Squad”), with a special cocktail party beforehand featuring Hollywood stars and local dignitaries.