January 4 in San Antonio history..
County commissioners today named four men as an advisory commission for the proposed county agricultural and livestock coliseum. They were: Perry Kallison, W. J. Kothman, Perry Shankle and Joe Freeman.
After a three-day delay due to icy conditions, the Alamo Bowl (right) is played in Alamo Stadium: Hardin Simmons 20, Denver 0. Game only draws a crowd of 3,730 spectators. The temperature never gets above 26 degrees.