Baylor University defeats Villanova, 7-0, in a game played at Alamo Stadium. Milt Merka scores the decisive touchdown midway through the final period.
Bexar County’s brand new coliseum was “open for business” with the two-day performance of the Ringling Brothers – Barnum & Bailey Circus.
The first six K-mart stores in San Antonio, located in buildings formerly occupied by Globe stores, open on the same day. H. E. Wilcox, western regional vice-president, says, “It’s highly unusual for a chain to open six stores in one day, as we did… Chicago opened five K-mart stores in one day and that’s as close as we’ve come.”