1918 – World War I
The women soliciting for the third Liberty Loan in San Antonio reported $492,400 at their first noon meeting today at the Y.W.C.A. building. The men, meeting at the Gunter Hotel, reported $383,050.
First Mate, a San Antonio-based seafood restaurant chain (right), opens their first location at Buena Vista and Zarzamora.
George Gervin wins the NBA scoring title over David Thompson with a 63-point performance over the New Orleans Jazz. “The Iceman” knew he had to score 58 points to win the title and, despite being double- and triple-teamed, managed to set a new franchise record. He also set an NBA record for most points in a quarter with 33 in the second period.