Diary of John Henry Asendorf

Tuesday, August 30th, 1898

This is lovely day and not so verry warm we are doing Guard Duty at the prison 19 of the political prisoner are relieved much to their Joy but this is only the beginning of that Kind of work Hustead christopher Sullivan Lewis C.J. Jennwine Collins C. Harrison Max and Ciste are on the Sick List

This is a lovely day and not too warm. We are doing guard duty at the prison. Nineteen of the political prisoners are relieved, much to their joy. But, this is only the beginning of that kind of work. [Frank] Hustead, [Frank] Christopher, [Frank] Sullivan, [Charles] Lewis, [Fred] Jennewine, Charles Collins, Max Hannan and [Gilbert] Cuite are on the sick list.