1917 – World War I
Jewelry stores are advertising the new must-have gift for men this Christmas – wrist watches (right).
If snow falls in San Antonio on Christmas or New Year’s it will indeed be a miracle. In the 52 years the weather bureau has kept records, snow has never fallen on those days. (Still true. – Ed.)
Mayor Lila Cockrell and other dignitaries cut the ribbon opening the new 502-room Marriott (Riverwalk) hotel.