1917 -World War I
Premier Alexander Kerensky is deposed by the Maximalists in Russia. Officials in Washington fear that civil war will soon follow, which would be a major blow to to the cause of the Allied forces in the war.
Two bids for 345 miles of rural electric lines in Gonzales, Guadalupe, Wilson, Bexar and Lavaca counties were received by the Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative today. If accepted, construction of the lines will bring electricity to 605 additional farm homes.
KYFM gets new 72,000 watt transmitter and radio tower.