Tuesday, November 14, 1972

The Daily Express reported this morning that a move to change the name of the Philippines to the "Republic of Maharlika" is snowballing among the 166-man body of the Special Committee of the Constitutional Convention. Of course, it is not true that it is snowballing; most delegates have never heard of this move. Nevertheless, I..

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October 2, 1972

11:30 PM Oct. 2, 1972 Monday Malacañan Palace Manila   We are now watching the development of opposition among the clergy, possibly the nuns the Free Farmers Federation and the Christian Socialist Movement. So the opening of the schools in the high school and college levels have to be postponed. For there would be an..

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Sept. 28, 1972, Thursday

  (1) 12:55 PM Sept. 28, 1972 Thursday Malacañan Palace Manila The legitimate use of force on chosen targets is the incontestable secret of the reform movement. Restrained force will bring about the New Society. And the Reformation is coming about without any obstacle. Gerry Roxas wanted to be invited to meet with me. But..

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August 25, 1972 Friday

8:45 PM 2262 Aug 25, 1972 Friday Malacañan Palace Manila The children have a party for 20 with Kimpura food at Pangarap. Imelda is with them and I am above at the State Dining Room watching the movie Eye of the Hurricane while writing my diary. (Imelda just arrived) Just finished all the paper work..

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