July 9, 1936

One hour with Miguel Unson at the Survey Board, where we went over the ground of my recent conversation with the President concerning the policy of having appointive governors in the Provinces. Unson next asked my advice as to how he should go about reporting to the President three resolutions of the Survey Board on..

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December 23, 1935

Ramon Fernandez and Assemblyman Rodriguez of Cebu wished to take up with me a question of steamer coal in Cebu, but I told them I was not appointed "Adviser on Transportation," but simply Adviser, and had no authority to take up matters unless they were especially designated by the President. Fernandez told me he was..

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Thursday, October 26, 1922

Once more a meeting of the Nacionalistas in the house of Celestino Rodriguez. Quezon tells me he cannot help admire Osmeña's serenity because, when he visited Osmeña at midnight last night to exchange views on the underhanded blow from the Democratas, he found Osmeña optimistic and even smiling. In truth, Osmeña has now begun to work seriously,..

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