The Lone Star Brewery is opened for business.
1917 – World War I
All the San Antonio factories are operating on full time and have been for many weeks. Some of them, because of War Department business are working day and night shifts, according to the reports made at the regular meeting of the San Antonio Manufacturer’s Association at the Gunter Hotel last night. Discussions brought out the information that practically every manufactory is getting its share of the army contracts and some have contracts for supplies for the Navy.
The first McDonald’s restaurant opens in San Antonio at 1330 S. Laredo St.