Diary of John Henry Asendorf

Saturday, March 4th, 1899

the fighting has been going on along the lines and we have advanced in many places have taken 2 more towns about 6 men where Killed and 20 wounded the lost heavy the Weather is terrible Hot in the City every thing is verry quiet verry few arrest are made the Utah Boys are doing good Work the Sick and wounded are doing fine

The fighting has been going on along the lines and we have advanced in many place. We have taken two more towns. About six men were killed and 20 wounded; they lost heavily. The weather is terribly hot. In the city everything is very quiet. Very few arrests are made. The Utah boys are doing good work. The sick and wounded are doing fine.