The Sunset railroad depot opens in downtown San Antonio (right).
A unique feature of San Antonio’s newest drugstore, Sommers No. 1, at Losoya and Houston streets, is the narrow mezzanine that extends around the entire building and contains glass-front cases in which supplies are stored.
The lowest temperature ever in San Antonio is recorded on this day. The mercury plunges to a brutally cold 0 degrees Fahrenheit and the city shivers under a 4.7 inch snowfall.