Friday 8/18/1899

Slept late. Ate 10 cakes for breakfast. All very quiet today except a few shots early in a.m. --perhaps a parting shot from their outposts when relieved. 21st Battalion left Pasig this a.m. --but have not yet appeared, but are expected tonight. Sun hot, air very heavy and sultry. Light airs from fresh breezes from..

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Wednesday 8/17-1899

Sky clear, sun burning. Two Co's flanked the niggers early in a.m. Slight brush. Several cases of stealing guns occurred this week. One was captured today and will be sent to Bilibib [Bilibid] --the horrible place of the Indio. Maj Canton today offered me either Serg't Maj or QM of the 11th Cav if I..

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