1917 – World War I
Camp Travis now has 30,673 officers and enlisted men. The October payroll for these men is expected to exceed $2 million. The payroll in September was only $1.25 million.
Sears, Roebuck & Co. moves from the Transit Tower location to their new downtown headquarters at Romana Plaza. In 1995, this location would become the San Antonio Central Library.
The Trinity Tigers defeat the Millsap Majors 28-24 on the last play of the game using 15 laterals.