Tax collector Maury Maverick sends a donation of $50 to be used for caring for members of the “veteran’s bonus army” now quartered in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. The telegram follows: “Herewith is $50 for bonus veterans, the gift of my aged mother, who only wishes she could send more. I commend your manly attitude for right and justice. The country applauds you.”
The 95th polio victim in San Antonio is recorded – a 22 year-old woman who is hospitalized at the Nix.
Joske’s holds the first day of a disco dancing contest to win an appearance in the upcoming Allan Carr film tentatively titled “Discoland.” [Allan Carr was the producer of “Grease.” “Discoland” would be released in 1980 as “Can’t Stop the Music.”]