Diary of John Henry Asendorf

Wednesday, October 12th, 1898

It has being a very nice day until 4 pm sins then it has raigned steady and it looks as it will Keep up all night Co C was relieved from Guard at 7 am we are resting all day we have Pork and Beans for Dinner and Beef and Rice Soup for Supper we have our new Lambs fixed up in our Quarters. our Patrol has Order to stop every one from selling on the Streets without Licens Christopher Twtis Knotts Baird Miller and Dougherty are on the sick List

It was a very nice day until 4 p.m. Since then it has rained steadily and it looks like it will keep up all night. Company C was relieved from guard duty at 7 a.m. We are resting all day. We have pork and beans for dinner and beef and rice soup for supper. We have our new lamps fixed up in our quarters. Our patrol has orders to stop everyone from selling on the streets without a license. [Frank] Christopher, [David] Twist, [George] Knotts, [James] Baird, [George] Miller and [Homer] Daugherty are on the sick list.