Two 15-year-old girls were fined $5 apiece in police court on charges of fast driving in a rented horse and buggy. Though they denied drinking, they admitted to consuming several bottles of soda water.
1918 – World War I
Thirteen pistols were in a suitcase found by Detective Louthian at the Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railway depot at 10:30 p.m. last night. The guns were of .45 caliber and, according to detectives, were stolen from Camp Bullis near Leon Springs, early yesterday morning. The weapons were turned over to military authorities this morning. No arrest has been made in connection with the theft of the weapons.
The mercury reaches an all-time low for the date of 31 degrees, the latest freeze in San Antonio history. (Still a record 31 years later.)