The perfected arrangements for the construction in this city of the largest hotel in the South were made public today. The company has been incorporated with a capital of $2,000,000, every dollar of which will be put into the hotel. 38 more words
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1917 – World War I
Men from every section of Texas and Oklahoma slept at Camp Travis last night. Special trains have poured their thousands into the great training cantonment for four days, and by nightfall approximately 17,270 men of the second draft call had responded. 60 more words
UT-Austin is teaming with Italian scientists in predicting the possible impending eruption of a supervolcano west of Naples in southern Italy.
“Scientists have found the first direct evidence of a so-called ‘hot zone’ feeding a supervolcano in southern Italy that experts say is nearing eruption conditions.” 14 more words