Wednesday, Jan. 11th, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island –Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo. A day of excitement. Relations with the Filipinos are so strained that a very small matter suffices to throw the city into a panic. This afternoon three shots were fired in rapid succession on Calle Jolo near the intersection of Calle..

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Tuesday, Jan. 10th, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island –Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo. Cool breeze blowing larger part of the day, reminded me of the temperate zone & had a tendency to brace me up, but still the least execution made my underwear wet with perspiration. I feel very tired tonight. Walked out to..

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