1918 – World War I
Local optometrist H. C. Rees offers the Triplex aviation goggles (“ordered seven months ago”) for sale for $10.00 ($160.51 in 2018 dollars.) Just the thing for San Antonio flyboys.
At 12:01 a.m., Prohibition ends. Anheuser-Busch sends their brewery wagon and Clydesdale horse team to distribute the beer in downtown San Antonio.
Two monorail trains collide at Hemisfair, killing one person and injuring 47.