October 15 in San Antonio history…
1914 – World War I
President Wilson’s attitude on neutrality was lauded today by former President William Howard Taft and Andrew Carnegie at a luncheon of the Chamber of Commerce in Providence, Rhode Island. “President Wilson has taken the exact stand,” said Taft, “and has expressed it with admirable accuracy.”
“I Love Lucy” premieres at 7:00 p.m. on WOAI-TV (right).
Local television station WOAI Channel 4 begins broadcasting in color from its studios today. WOAI is the sixteenth station in the world to be equipped to telecast live local color programs. The station has invested $500,000 in new equipment and construction to facilitate color broadcasting. The WOAI-TV color system is compatible with black and white so that all viewers without color televisions will be able to view the broadcasts in monochrome.