Alamo Plaza has won the location of the new Grand Opera House. It is also a prominent and strong candidate for the site of the new government building.
1918 – World War I
Twenty-two Camp Travis men who were sent to camp as deserters between March 24 and February 14 have been relieved of the charge of desertion and will be admitted to the army clear of any blight, Maj. Gen. Henry T. Allen has announced. In each case, the man arrested as a deserter, and who is relieved of that charge, bears a name which indicates he is of foreign extraction, either Spanish or Greek, and it is said most of them were not familiar with the draft law and did not intentionally desert. All have agreed to serve.
Big Joe Turner entertains at Woodlake Country Club along with Guitar Slim and his Orchestra.