1917 – World War I
All social and study clubs of San Antonio will be asked to dispense with refreshments at their meetings, owners of dogs and cats will be asked to feed their pets the refuse of the table and not expensive cuts of meats, army cooks will be asked to sign the food pledge cards and committees will visit the army kitchens to get facts about the reported waste in the camps. These were the outstanding features of the food conservation program outlined at the meeting of the advisory board this morning at the St. Anthony Hotel.
Veteran NFL coach Dick Nolan is named head coach of the Force, San Antonio’s new Arena League franchise.
On the eve of her concert in HemisFair Arena, Selena debuts her new women’s wear line designed by her and San Antonio native Martin Gomez. “I probably would have been a designer if I hadn’t gone into entertaining,” she confided. “I’ve always loved fashion. It was my dream to produce a line of clothing like this, but I was always too busy.”