Diary of Chriss A. Bell

May 24, 1899

Typhoon been raging for several days. For now calmer today. About 700 niggers attacked McArthur in the forenoon* when the artillery Montana’s and Dakotas [Dakotas’] get through with show was but little left. There were are 100 niggers killed and wounded. Regiment expected in Manila.

*[in San Fernando, Pampanga]