Tuesday 1-24-99

Downtown all day --brought white shoes 62½ American. Last Sat. or Fri. the Revolutionary Army Government was formed with Emilio Pio del Pilar (Aguinaldo) as Presidente. Say they will fight to the death for complete independence. There are seven German War Vessels, several Japanese, British and others in the Harbor today. Twenty thousand rounds were delivered..

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Monday 1-23-99

Practiced in Teatro de Filipino an a.m. Took dinner in a swell joint down town. Worked on map all rest of day until retreat. Went to Luneta in a Victoria with Musician McKay --Co. B. the 13th Minn. band was playing-- had a long ride down the Paseo de Bagumbayan, across Ponto [Puente] de Espana..

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