The Witte Museum was offered and accepted a gift of $225,000 today from Mr. and Mrs. Richard Friedrich. The money will be used to expand and landscape the present facility.
Don Novello, who has appeared on TV shows Laugh-In, The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour and Saturday Night Live as his character Father Guido Sarducci, performs at the San Antonio Comedy Club.
San Antonio’s first independent general entertainment television station, KRRT, goes on the air on UHF channel 35. IT would become a charter Fox affiliate in 1987, a UPN station in 1995, WB in 1998, MyNetwork TV in 2006 and is now The CW with the call letters KMYS