December 29 in San Antonio history…
Texas becomes the 28th state admitted to the Union.
The “King of Swing” Benny Goodman and his Orchestra, featuring vocalist Liza Morrow, performs a concert in Municipal Auditorium.
Terrill Hill police searched in vain for a brightly clad spaceman. An interplanetary character, complete with bubble helmet and antennae, was reported by Dr. and Mrs. Dick Creamer, 205 Newbury.