The deeds conveying the 283-acre Brackenridge homestead north of San Antonio to the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word were delivered to the sisters by Col. Brackenridge for $100,000.
1918 – World War I
The people of San Marcos will “never forget the music the 358th Infantry Band gave them,” according to a letter from J. S. Knox of the San Marcos Red Cross committee sent to Maj. Gen. Henry T. Allen.
Frank Huntress, publisher of the San Antonio Express newspaper, announces that the Express Publishing Company has applied to the Federal Communications Commission to purchase KGBS television station channel 5. (The sale would be completed in November 1954 and the call letters would be changed to KENS for Express-News Station.)