December 11 in San Antonio history…

1921
Louis Santikos opens the Rialto Theater with “Camille” starring Rudolph Valentino and Nazimova.

1949WOAI
WOAI-TV Channel 4 was dedicated today (right). The station began broadcasting regular programming at 4:45 that afternoon and signed off at 9:00 pm. The feature program is the SMU-Notre Dame game from Dec. 3.  The program was condensed to 40 minutes by eliminating huddles and time between plays.

1994
The Korean War Memorial monument outside Municipal Auditorium is dedicated.

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