Saul Wolfson opens a dry goods store in an adobe building on Alamo Plaza.
The velocipede (bicycle) makes its first appearance in San Antonio.
1918 – World War I
With one hundred planes circling in the air at the same time, with daring aviators doing death-defying “stunts,” with battle-formations and record-breaking performances, Kelly Field entertained thousands for the benefit of the Red Cross yesterday afternoon. It is believed that $7,000 was raised for the organization.