Demolition begins on the Cumberland Presbyterian Church at 324 Soledad. The church was the first Protestant church in the city, dedicated in 1853 as the Paine Methodist Episcopal Church.
The cornerstone is laid for the new Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
1918 – World War I
The color line has been drawn at the third officer’s reserve training school, Camp Stanley, as to quarters, mess and instruction. Negro student officers will be quartered in barracks separate from the whites, will be given separate mess and will be instructed separately. Their quarters will be just as comfortable, their mess just as good and their instruction just as efficient as that given the white students.