Tuesday, March 28th, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island --Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo Dist. More or less cloudy; air still; weather hot; dry. Heavy smoke cloud rose straight up in the sky & hung above the horizon, northward, probably more house-burning in Malibon [Malabon]. Tonight weather lovely, clear sky and bright full moon, shining...

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Sunday, Mar. 26th, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island --Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo. Sky covered with light hazy clouds which hardly broke the force of the sun's rays. Weather hot. Bible reading, prayer, breakfast & lesson for Bilibid prisoners. About 10.30 a.m. struck out on Paseo Azcarraga for Bilibid Prison. Arrived there in good..

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Tuesday, March 14, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island --Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo. Weather somewhat cool, with heavy clouds hanging overhead. Like this weather. Remained at home all day. As usual Scripture reading & prayer began the morning hours' serious business. Wrote & copied Weekly Letter No 19 to Lt-Col. Alice Lewis No. 124..

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Wednesday, March 8th, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island --Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo Dist. As usual after morning ablutions, read Scripture --chapter in Exodus-- & communion with my precious Creator. To such thrice blessed souls as have had a revelation of God in His "new best name of Love" He is precious. Cooked breakfast..

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Friday, Mar. 3d, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island --Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo. Weather quite cool for this quarter of the earth. Perhaps the natives regard it is quite cold --mucha frio. The "Times" states that the suffering Filipino soldiers are building roaring fires at night to keep the chill out of their blood...

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Saturday, Feb. 25th, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island --Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo District. Busy getting over ground today, which always means (usually) new scenes and new experiences. As usual started the day with Bible reading & prayer cooked breakfast and washed dishes. After this Rev. C. Owens & myself started out. Took Calle..

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Monday, Feb. 20th, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island --Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo. This has been a busy running around day to me. Commenced day with Bible reading & prayer. Cooked breakfast washed dishes, then started out with Rev. Chas. Owens. Went first to Imperial photo gallery (run by a Spaniard) disappointed me the..

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Friday, Feb. 17, 1899

San Roque, Luzon Island --Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Manila. Up early, cooked breakfast washed dishes, then with Rev. & Mrs. Chas. Owens struck out on foot to walk down to the Cavite ferry near the Port Captain's office. We were late. Took a "milord" (barouche) & reached the boat..

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