August 12 in San Antonio history…
Police cars were equipped with sirens similar to those used by the fire department. They were to be used only while the cars were responding to emergency calls.
The second radio station in San Antonio, WCAR, begins broadcasting from 324 N. Navarro St. It is later renamed KTSA (which stands for Kum To San Antonio).
The San Antonio postoffice band has accepted an invitation to entertain and be entertained at the Kendall County Fair. Postmaster P.G. Lucas has announced. John L. Meyer, director of the band, will be in charge.