The roof and central dome of San Jose y San Miguel de Aguayo Mission collapse during a midnight Mass. Fortunately, the mass is being held in an adjoining room instead of the nave.
1917 – World War I
A crisp and cool Christmas morning arrived in San Antonio today finding the city quiet and almost meditative.
Bing Crosby first performs “White Christmas” on Kraft Music Hall, which airs on San Antonio radio station KABC (now KKYX) at 11:15 a.m.