Booker T. Washington, leader of Tuskeegee Institute, speaks at Beethoven Hall. His speaking tour is sponsored by the Texas Negro Business League.
1918 – World War I
The San Antonio Light reports that Spanish Influenza is epidemic in New England and is spreading rapidly through Army camps with 5,324 new cases reported to the Surgeon General by noon today.
Pompeo Coppini, sculptor of the Alamo Cenotaph (“Spirit of Sacrifice”) and many Texas heroes, dies at his home at the age of 87.
“The Brady Bunch” premieres on KSAT-12 at 7:00 p.m.