1918 – World War I
Two bottles of beer mailed to a Camp Travis soldier by a civilian friend have been confiscated by Capt. Dick Fleming, camp intelligence officer. The soldier is “on the carpet” to tell what he knows about the situation and the civilian may face repercussions. A dozen or more soldiers have offered to dispose of the beer.
The Varsity Drive-In Theater at Culebra and Bandera roads holds its grand opening, showing “An Apartment for Peggy.”
General Cinema Corporation begins selling reserved seat tickets to the San Antonio premiere showing of “2001: A Space Odyssey” that begins on the 17th at Cinema II located at North Star Mall.