December 2 in San Antonio history…
It became clear this morning that the city intends to enforce its speeding ordinance. C. R. Jones was fined $10 for exceeding the legal limit of 8 miles per hour. Witnesses said the auto was positively going at least 17 miles an hour.
The deposed Shah of Iran arrives at Kelly AFB to recuperate from cancer surgery at Wilford Hall. He would leave the US on December 15 and reside in Panama until March 1980 when he relocated to Egypt. He died there on July 27, 1980 and is buried in Cairo.
Soundgarden brings Seattle grunge to San Antonio for the first time, when they play Club Oasis. Bullet Lavolta opens the show.