Monday, Mar. 27th, 1899

Tambobong, Luzon Island --Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo Cloudy more or less all day but dry and hot. Tonight my clothes are wet with perspiration. Have returned about one hour since from the village of Tambobong opposite Malibon [Malabon]. Rev. Owens & I started out this afternoon about 2.15..

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March 27, 1899

Oregon boys rested yesterday but fighting continued on right of line. We lost about 14 men killed & 70 wounded and advanced our lines to within a few miles of Malalos [Malolos] [chief city in Bulacan] which is expected to fall today but a heavy resistance is expected. Beat Jim Watson 3 games chess evening..

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March 27-99

We sent about 500 ducks down in canoes to Manila --for mess fund. Quiet last night but firing at Pasig this morn. Don't savey [savvy] why we are not attacked as we are not over 100 men and are fearfully exposed. Wn is all along this end of lake & the rest of brigade is..

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