April 5 in San Antonio history…
After two years’ work on the building, the new Y. M. C. A. building is dedicated. Dr. M. J. Bliem, president, presides over the dedication ceremonies.
The Bexar County [Freeman] Coliseum was desegregated on the order of the board of managers. An announcement declared that there would be no discrimination “based on race, color or creed of persons lawfully on the Coliseum premises.”