1918 – World War I
Effective immediately, all merchants of Texas are asked to restrict the sale of sugar at one time to two pounds to the city trade and five pounds to the country trade, according to announcement received here from State Food Administrator Peden.
Col. Charles A. Lindbergh will not visit San Antonio this month for the dedication ceremonies at Randolph Field, “The West Point of the Air,” it was reported today by Jack Beretta, chairman of the Chamber of Commerce dedication committee. Col. Lindbergh thanked San Antonio for the invitation, saying, “Engagements which I am unable to break will make it impossible for me to be present.”
After a decade of construction, the Sunken Garden Theater, one of San Antonio’s beauty spots, today stood completed. The project was started in 1928 with erection of a 30×40 foot stage.