1918 – World War I
San Antonio stores offer a phonograph recording of General Pershing “from the battlefields of France” for $1.25 (right).
Five Japanese army officers paid a visit to Randolph Air Base today to inspect Army training planes and methods. They said Japan hopes to build a large air fleet.
The first jazz mass ever celebrated at a Catholic church in this area – and possibly in the entire Southwest – is held in San Fernando Cathedral. Jim Cullum and the Happy Jazz Band provided their interpretations of hymns and spirituals to a 7:30 p.m. service conducted by Father Louis White.