Thursday, October 13th, 1898

This has being a wed day it is poring down continusly we do verry little duty we have medical Examination 8 of them did not pass this peculiar “Exam” we have dressparade and Inspection of Arms and recieve a pair of Government Shoes and 3 pair of Socks each it is still raigned Christopher Twist Knotts Miller Daugherty and Georg …

Wednesday, October 12th, 1898

It has being a very nice day until 4 pm sins then it has raigned steady and it looks as it will Keep up all night Co C was relieved from Guard at 7 am we are resting all day we have Pork and Beans for Dinner and Beef and Rice Soup for Supper we have our new Lambs fixed …

Tuesday, October 11th, 1898

This is a nice day Co C is on Guard at the prison some moore Rumors a afloat about going home it is stated that the 10th Regiment is posivily going home on the City of Paramside of 10 days another Rumor says we are going home on or about the 10th November we also hear that the Spaniards will …

Monday, October 10th, 1898

This is another hot day we are going trough our regular routine of duty Captain Bierer who has being of duty for about a week is able again to take his Comand wich had being filld by First Liut Ch. Howard this is the first time the Captain has being sick sins our departure from Home we are all sending …

Wednesday, October 5th, 1898

the Weather is as hot as ever we are doing regular routine of duty we have a “Grab vine” wich says that we are going home by the way of New York all Kinds of Rumor are afloat to day Christopher Hanan Baird Kennedy Miller Twist Hanan Daugherty and Cuite remain on the Sick List The weather is as hot …

Tuesday, October 4th, 1898

This is another fine day but verry “hot” we had General Inspection by Regular Army Officer he reported every think in pretty good shape with the Exception of Hair cuts and Shaves Christopher Hanan Baird Kennedy Miller Twist Daugherty Sparks and Cuite are on the Sick Book This is another fine day but very hot. We had a general inspection …

Monday, October 3rd, 1898

This is another fine “hot” day Co C is on Guard at the prison we have regular Guard mount and a strickt Inspection by Major Cuthbertson who has a great desire to call the Co down ones a while but atmitted it to be verry good Christopher Hanan Baird Kennedy Miller Twist Daugherty Sparks and Cuite are on the Sick …

Sunday, October 2nd, 1898

This is a beautifull day good many of the Boys attend Catholic cervice in the Morning in the Evening Chaplain Hunter holds services at the Opera House wich was well attended we all enjoyed it and the sacred Concert given by the Colerado Band up until now we hear nothing of the disposition of the Philipino Island Christopher Hanan Baird …

Saturday, October 1st, 1898

the Weather is hot to day at 10 o clock the Thermometer reaches the 109 F Mark in the Shade we have another change in Guard duty the first Bat will probably get its share of Outpost and Guard duty now up until this time we have done more guard duty than any other Bat in the City but get …