Bids will be opened in the mayor’s office tomorrow at noon for putting the new roof on the Alamo. On one portion of the old roof there is now a young hackberry tree, grape vine and other vegetation growing.
First Lady Betty Ford serves as Grand Marshall of the Fiesta River Parade.
Longtime album-oriented rock station 99.5 KISS changes formats and begins simulcasting the 50’s and 60’s oldies format of 930 KOOL AM. Eight full-time and part-time disc jockeys are fired as a result. Reaction from listeners is swift and harsh.