Work on the Quartermaster’s Depot and Water Tower at Ft. Sam Houston is begun by Braden & Angus. It will have a height of over 88 feet. The United States Congress has appropriated $100,000 for work on this Depot.
1918 – World War I
One hundred and thirty-five alien women citizens of enemy countries registered in Bexar County yesterday, the largest number to register in one that since the registration period opened. Of those who registered yesterday, eighty-one were sisters from the Santa Rosa Hospital and the convents of Our Lady of Divine Providence and Our Lady of the Lake.
Jimmy Johnson’s Playland comes to San Antonio and holds its grand opening in its first location at 223 N. St. Mary’s Street.