Friday, Feb. 3rd, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island -- Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo Breakfast time Sergeant Fisher of the U.S. Engineering corps called at No. 2. Calle Santa Elena to see Rev. Owens. He & 4 privates had just arrived from Malolos. These 5 American soldiers while engaged completing a survey of Manila..

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Thursday, Jan. 5th, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island –Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo. Weather cool for this country. After breakfast was cooked, eaten & dishes washed, straightened up some matters then climbed on a street car as time pressed & called at the post office. Secured & signed for the registered letter addressed to..

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Tuesday, Jan. 3d, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island –Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo. I am forty-seven years of age today. Was born in Houston, Texas. January 3d, 1852. The swiftly passing years do not cause regret by their flight because my time is being spent for God and humanity. I am very tired today..

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Tuesday, Dec. 6th, 1898

Manila, Luzon Island –Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo. Feel better today physically than yesterday. Sky cloudy and weather cooler. Remained at home during the forenoon reading thru the newly arrived War Crys and Houston, Tex. “Posts”. Wrote & copied 2 letters (1) Lt. Col. Wm Evans enclosing receipt for..

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