This Week in Odessa History
Men 18 to 45 to register, Fall Festival set-up, burglaries, skydivers at Fest
Last updated 9/9/2018 at 3:32pm
100 years ago
The Odessa Record
September 6, 1918
Men 18 to 45 to register Sept. 12. Wilson issues call to sign up for military service.
Registration offices at every voting precinct in this county, City Hall - Kucera’s shop here.
All men in the United States from the ages of 18 to 45 years of age, except those already in the army or navy are summoned by President Wilson to register for military service next Thursday, September 12, by the signing of the man power bill which authorizes the extension of the selective draft to extend the 21 - 31 draft ages.