November 12, 1972

(1) 12:40 PM Nov. 12, 1972 Sunday Malacañan Palace Manila The actuations of the Americans before the elections generated the fear that the U.S. was so tired of war that the American people were willing to buy peace at any price -- even at the price of being a second class power, or second in..

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October 19, 1972

1 12:30 PM Oct. 19, 1972 Thursday Malacañan Palace Manila We have been sleeping in Suite I since two nights ago because the allergist, Dr. Kua Lim discovered molds and bacteria in our bedroom and gymnasium below and they are now being cleaned completely. I have been able to placate the hill tribes, the Palawan..

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Sept. 30, 1972 Saturday

(1) 11:15 PM sept. 30, 1072 Saturday Malacañan Palace Manila Tillwan Durdin of New York Times has now reported favorably on the developments in Manila contrary to his initial reports. I attach cabled report on his story and other stories. Since the New York Times is the bell weather of American newspaper sentiment, this should..

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Sept. 29, 1972, Friday

(1) 12:25 PM Sept. 29, 1972 Friday Malacañan Palace Manila Sec. Vicente Abad Santos on the removal of judges: He is against the outright dismissal of civil service employees. But I have decided to amend the civil service rules so as to add two new categories of punishment without going through a final hearing in..

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Sept. 23, 1972, Saturday

  (1) 12:20PM Sept. 23, 1972 Saturday Malacañan Palace Manila   Things have moved according to plan although out of the total 200 target personalities in the plan only 52 have been arrested, including the three senators, Aquino, Diokno and Mitra and Chino Roces and Teddy Locsin. At 7:15 PM I finally appeared on a..

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August 31, 1972 Thursday

  6:20 PM   Malacañan Palace Manila The doctors advise rest and no work for some time. Even Dr. Tamesis, my optometrist, also recommends no reading for long stretches of time. Am calling the Congress to a fourth Special Session beginning midnight tonight, inasmuch as they have not approved any of the urgent bill needed..

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February 22, 1970 Sunday

PAGE 91 Office of the President of the Philippines Malacañang     February 22, 1970 Sunday     12:05 AM   Spent practically the whole afternoon (4:00 PM) up to about 8:00 PM with the military, Gens. Yan, Espino, Ileto, Garcia, Tanabe, Sabalones, Ordoñez, Col. Ver and Diaz. Gov. Nepomuceno with Eric Mendoza who is..

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