1918 – World War I
The San Antonio Board of Education issued an order at their meeting last night for janitors of all the school buildings to have the rooms thoroughly fumigated as a precautionary measure against the spread of influenza when the schools are reopened.
The Witte Museum was offered and accepted a gift of $225,000 today from Mr. and Mrs. Richard Friedrich. The money will be used to expand and landscape the present facility.
City Council approves the Metropolitan Planning Organization’s plan to purchase motorized replica streetcars to replace buses on downtown El Centro shuttle routes.