Thirteen Negro soldiers of the 24th Infantry Regiment found guilty of complicity in a riot and mutiny at Houston are hanged on the military reservation at Ft. Sam Houston at 7:17 a.m. Announcement of the hangings, largest wholesale execution in memory, is made two hours later.
The Olmos Dam is dedicated and opened to traffic.
WOAI-TV Channel 4 is dedicated today (right). The station begins broadcasting regular programming at 4:45 in the afternoon and signs off at 9:00 pm. The feature program is the SMU-Notre Dame game from Dec. 3. The program is condensed to 40 minutes by eliminating huddles and time between plays.