Diary of John Henry Asendorf

Saturday, May 6th, 1899

it has raigned all Night and in the Fornoon our Mail left to day I send 4 letters also a Mony Order and some Pictures had to help to bury 3 Niggers Dewy is shelling a Town on the South end of the Bay 2 Transport arived in the Bay

It has rained all night and in the forenoon. Our mail left today. I sent four letters, a money order and some pictures. Had to help to bury three niggers. Dewey is shelling a town on the south end of the bay. Two transports arrived in the bay.