San Antonio schools will open on schedule in September if polio cases do not increase above their present rate, the epidemiological committee announced today. The worst polio months, August and September, are still to come.
A B-52 bomber undergoing routine maintenance catches fire at Kelly Air Force Base. The fire kills one and injures eleven others. “I heard four to five explosions about 11 p.m. and saw flames leaping 15 to 20 feet in the air,” said Jim Fisher, a San Antonio schoolteacher who lives near the base.
San Antonio Water System begins adding fluoride to San Antonio’s drinking water after a decades-long debate.