1918 – World War I
San Antonio, especially the Army camps around the city, will be made mosquito proof. The first step in this direction is being taken at Camp Travis where workmen are straightening Salado Creek to eliminate stagnant pools. Removal of other stagnant water spots will also be undertaken.
City Council granted the I.&G.N. Railroad permission to erect a roundhouse on propety abutting on W. Commerce.
The long-awaited union between classical station KPAC and National Public Radio affiliate KSTX was formally voted on and approved today by the boards of the two stations. “With any luck, this plan will be approved by the Federal Communications Commission and KSTX will be operating by the end of the year,” said Joe Gwathmey, who will be general manager of the two stations.