** The Edison Club in Rexford was holding an annual ice carnival. It featured ice skating races, an obstacle course race, and skating exhibitions.
** Skiland, located in East Berne, was advertising night-time skiing in the Schenectady Gazette.
** A Nott Terrace-Amsterdam basketball game was postponed due to a coal shortage.
** Fox & Murphy Sporting Goods was open and selling its sports products at 334 State Street in Schenectady. Golf pro Jimmy Farina was giving golf lesson there.
** Brooklyn Dodgers baseball games were being aired over radio station WPTR (1540).
** Area fishermen were purchasing casting reels at Goldstock’s and other Capital Region sporting goods stores for $1.69
**B & K Speedway, located on Schenectady-Altamont Road, was advertising its stock car racing schedule in the area newspapers. The speedway was behind Dutcher’s (Known for its superb ice cream). The cost for admission was only a buck.