October 19 in San Antonio history…
Lucky Strike model and Sweetheart of the Texas Centennial, Janice Jarratt (right), is born in San Antonio.
Baylor University defeats Villanova, 7-0, in a game played at Alamo Stadium. Milt Merka scored the decisive touchdown midway through the final period.
Bexar County’s brand new coliseum was “open for business” with the two-day performance of the Ringling Brothers – Barnum & Bailey Circus.