The San Antonio Daily Herald newspaper ceases publication.
Children who are prevented from attending Sunday church schools because of the polio ban are being provided the Sunday school lesson by radio under auspices of the Religious Education department of the San Antonio Council of Churches. “The Sunday School of the Air” is broadcast each Sunday morning at 10:30 on radio station KTSA.
Seven local polio cases, the largest number ever recorded in one day in San Antonio, were reported by the City Health Department. None of the victims, all children, had received the Salk vaccine.