Diary of John Henry Asendorf

Wednesday, August 24th, 1898

The Weather is clear and Hot and we commence to think raigny season is over we have some good fresh Beef and have Bread issused now a chinamen is baking it for us but it is not verry good it has a souer taste we goe trough our regular drills this day Fox Hustead Collins C D. Brain Hanly and Fred Germiwine are on the Sick List

The weather is clear and hot and we commence to think the rainy season is over. We have some good fresh beef and have bread issued. Now a Chinese man is baking it for us but it is not very good. It has a sour taste. We go through our regular drills this day. [Robert] Fox, [Frank] Hustead, [Charles] Collins, [Frank] Brain, [James] Hanly and Fred Jennewine are on the sick list.